Thanks. Yeah, Bern's will be in the plan for my Tampa visit for sure.
Sorry about your closed beaches there. Treasure Island beach is open. It's...
Gorgeous beach. Very relaxed and uncrowded. Looking forward to eight more days here.
Probably. More than likely.
While attending music school in Los Angeles in the 80s, before I scored my teaching gig, I bagged groceries for a...
When I'm not being Pistol Pete, Marty Feldman, or de Kooning.
I don't trust anyone who doubts Ringo or doesn't love disco, banjoes, and accordions.
Musicians have discipline? How about drummers?
1.) Painter - Willem de Kooning
2.) Actor - Marty Feldman
3.) Chef - Julia Child
5.) Politician -
6.) Athlete - Pistol Pete Maravich
Guys who infuse the N'Awlins thing. John Mooney.
We've talked about this before, sort of. I agree with your assessments about the overall, for lack of a better comprehensive descriptor, 'vibe' of...
Outro ride, check in around 4:00.
Gurf Morlix, Ray Kennedy, and Greg Leisz all cut electric 12s on the record, don't know who's on this track.
In looking at the era of figures such as W.C. Handy, Scott Joplin, Bessie Smith, Jelly Roll Morton, etc., it really doesn't seem like so much of a...
The Three Degrees did Webb's song for the film in 1971. Thelma Houston's track is from 1969.
One of my fave rainy day / Sunday afternoon records. What a vibe.
Given the subject, that is a fairly impressive list. Here are two of my favorite moon-tracks/compositions.
And here's my least...
Yes, there will be opportunities Anywhere, Planet Earth for astute individuals, and I don't mean to be flip in putting it that way. A young friend...
I hear things from people I know who still work there, but I am effectively out of the loop by this point. I could speculate, but I really don't...
Copied and pasted from an entry I posted elsewhere:
Did you know that before "Key to the Highway" was an eight bar blues, it was originally a...
I worked various venues in Nashville quite a bit between 2007-'09. And tracked some bass and backing vocals on a pop record produced there about...
Her Maria cover is boss. I dig her, thanks for the heads up. Very cool that you had a meeting. You probably already know of these gals.
I wandered down front after a JB show last fall as the roadies were doing their thing. He was using a BECKTONE amp. A BECKTONE amp...
It reminds me of 1970s hybrid gospel/R 'n' B approaches of artists such as Judee Sill and Elton John.
A great song, a great...
He's one of those guys where it wouldn't matter if it was come to jesus in whole notes, he'd make it sound way cooler than me. For all his...