Monthly Archives: November 2016

Great Movember performances

So long to Movember 2016. To honor the cause of supporting men’s health  here are a number of guys rocking out while rocking the moustache. The Band “The Weight” from Woodstock Freddie Mercury with Queen “Somebody to Love” Lemmy with Motorhead “Ace Of Spades” The Beatles “Penny Lane” Nick Cave “I Let Love In” Frank Zappa […]

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2 For 2uesday Payphone edition

The XX video for “On Hold” was released and it features a lost artifact; the payphone.  Apart from Maroon 5’s 2012 “Payphone”, there isn’t much out there featuring an actual phone booth.  I did find an intriguing 3 1/2 short film.  It premiered this year at the Tribeca Film Fest and it is  dedicated to […]

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Happy Birthday Randy Newman

Hearing Randy Newman music just makes your day so much better. The box set of his music will not come out until December 16 so in the meantime please enjoy his latest single from an album due to come out next year. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share […]

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Black Friday vinyl picks 2016

5 things to pick up at your local independent record store   The original Alice Cooper group reunited 10/6/15 at Good Records in Dallas, TX.  This is two songs from that historic performance.  A 45 RPM big hole record on colored vinyl, in a gatefold foil board jacket with art prints,  and printed inner sleeve. Colored […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

The second greatest Thanksgiving movie next to The Last Waltz is of course, “Planes, Trains and Automobiles”.  Everybody do like Ray Charles and “mess around” Happy Thanksgiving!   Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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‘Last Waltz’ Tribute Tour

Great news (except if you live on the West Coast) as reported in Rolling Stone. Allman Brothers Band and Gov’t Mule guitarist Warren Haynes and bassist/producer Don Was will take their tribute to the Band’s famed farewell concert, The Last Waltz, on the road next year.  The pair orchestrated a 40th anniversary tribute concert in […]

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2 for 2uesday

Two performances from the Last Waltz on November 25, 1976 not featured in the film. “Furry Sings The Blues” by Joni Mitchell with Neil Young on harmonica “All Our Past Times” by Eric Clapton w/The Band Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe […]

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Testimony

The Last Waltz concert, a farewell to The Band happened on November 25, 1976 at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. Forty years later, we’re still talking about the concert. Robbie Robertson has had a storied career leading up to and following The Band but of course it’s stories about The Band we want to hear. […]

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New Music Friday

The first A Tribe Called Quest in 18 years and last with Phife Dawg comes out today.  What should your reaction be?  Just follow this guy. Metallica has been consistently busy with different projects  and tours but this new album is their first since 2008’s Death Magnetic.  What can we expect?  A slightly different sound,. […]

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L7 in LA

Still on a high from seeing Temple Of The Dog?  Loved the show but didn’t like being in an arena and felt the need to drink PBR’s in a dark, dank club?  Fear not! L7 is coming your way this week. The LA grunge rockers take over The Troubadour on Sunday and The Echoplex on Monday. Bonus: […]

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