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Tomorrow starts Breast Cancer Awareness month and I wanted to make you aware of an amazing project emanating from legendary San Francisco radio station KFOG. Morning DJ Mike “No Name” Nelson’s wife is battling breast cancer.  Their 8 year old son Mike wanted to do something for his mom and came up with the song title. […]

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Phil Everly

 If it’s true that every one that bought the Velvet Underground’s first album formed a band then it must also be true that those that ever heard The Everly Brothers tried to harmonize like The Everly Brothers.  Of course, no one could come close to these two brothers but there were many successful attempts. I […]

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Music Memoirs Fall 2013

Fall’s here which usually means that long anticipated biographies are coming out. Here are a few I hope to read in the coming months. Simple Dreams: A Musical Memoir  This woman ruled the radio airwaves in the 70’s, she dated Governor Jerry Brown and was called the first lady of California.  Any legitimate songwriter would […]

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Fire And Rain

1967-The Summer Of Love-All You Need Is Love 1968-The Summer of Hate-Revolution 1969-The Summer of Woodstock-With A Little Help From My Friends (Joe Cocker) 1970-The Beatles break up-Let It Be…so do Simon and Garfunkel When you think of musically defining years, 1970 rarely comes up in the conversation but Fire and Rain: The Beatles, Simon and […]

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