Tag Archives: Joan Baez

Rock Hall 2016 Inductees: Snap Judgement

Congrats to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for not taking their name literally and inducting innovators like Joan Baez and 2Pac. Congrats to Pearl Jam.  Excluding Radiohead, whom I don’t think is a traditional rock band, this may be the last guitar-based band from the 90s invited to the Hall.  You think Weezer might […]

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Get Out

Two outspoken artists are in the Southern California area this week and for reasons beyond me are not yet in the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. Joan Baez may be out of the Rock Hall right now but she is nominated this year so see the future inductee this weekend at the beautiful Wal […]

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Innovators/Imitators 2017 Rock Hall Nominees

The 2017 Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees were released so that means I’m disappointed knowing The Cure, The Smiths, Nine Inch Nails and Devo are not even invited to the dance. That said, it’s time for the 6th Annual Let’s Not Get Carried Away Innovators vs. Imitators to determine who deserves to get […]

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Martin Luther King Day songs

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, here are a number of songs played in 1963 for the March On Washington. Mahalia Jackson “How I Got Over” Marian Anderson “He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands” Bob Dylan and Joan Baez “When The Ship Comes In”, “Only A Pawn In Their Game”, “Keep Your […]

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I Have A Dream

  It was a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. 50 years ago on August 28, 1963.  It started to turn the tide toward equality for all.  And while equality for all is still a work in progress, here are ten songs that were/are  inspired by the speech and the man. Bookmark on Delicious Digg […]

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