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Glenn Frey

  Very sad to hear of Glenn Frey’s passing.  From what I’ve read in biographies and seen in documentaries Glenn Frey in the 70s was not a laid back Peaceful Easy Feelin’ type of guy.  As soon as he arrived in LA his goal was to not just to be a successful band but to […]

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Jack Tempchin

You might not recognize the name  but Jack Tempchin became the Laurel Canyon version of the Brill Building by creating songs for the Eagles, Jackson Browne, Johnny Rivers among many others. Here’s Jack from his blog “My Peaceful Easy Feeling” talking about how “Peaceful Easy Feeling” was discovered: “Jackson Browne, Glenn Frey and J.D. Souther […]

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When did music become so important…

Those were the words uttered by Don Draper on this week’s Mad Men episode based around the year 1966.  And as I’m sure you know, it mattered to kids instantly but it took Madison Avenue about ten years to realize it.  Once they found out though they have never let go.  Most artists are willing […]

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New Music Tuesday

It’s solo week as  Aaron Freeman (Ween), Damon Albarn (Blur and Gorillaz), Glenn Frey (Eagles), Sara Watkins (formerly of Nickel Creek) and Luther Dickinson (North Mississippi All Stars) all release their solo efforts. Aaron Freeman (aka Gene Ween) of cult favorites Ween decided to do a cover album dedicated to the poetry of Rod McKuen.  I love […]

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