Faces in the Crowd: Lowell George

 

"Time Flies Like An Arrow, Fruit Flies Like A Banana" (Groucho Marx)

Seeing as it's just about Lowell George’s birthday (April 13) I thought it would only be fitting to do a post on this mercurial artist whose

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A Moment In Time: The British Invasion

 

 

This story starts in the United Kingdom...

The British music industry was rigidly controlled by the BBC and London’s Denmark Street music publishers. A handful of powerful managers groomed a stable of homegrown singers in the mold of Elvis Presley

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Lost Albums in the 1970's (Part 2)

 

It's time for Part 2 of Lost Albums of the 1970's as we take a look at some of the wonderful "Lost" albums of the 1970's.  There were many excellent records that popped up on my radar whenever I would

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Lost Albums in the 1970's (Part 1)

 

 

Today I thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the wonderful "Lost" albums of the 1970's.  There were many excellent records that popped up on my radar whenever I would go through the album racks

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An April Fool's Daydream

AN APRIL FOOL'S DAYDREAM

Sweet Fancy Moses!  Today is April Fool's Day!  This morning, as I was taking a walk around the neighborhood, my mind began to drift away into a fog of silly notions. Whistling under my breath as

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Rock & Roll Library: My 2024 Reading List

I finally found the time to read a stack of rock & roll books that I had on a table right next to my big red reading chair.  This got me to thinking about just how many truly great books

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Alive As Yesterday: 1959 Concerts

 

JERRY LEE LEWIS

The Casuals, Bobby One, Alan Marlo

State Theatre

Niagra Falls, NY

 

HOWLIN WOLF & HIS ORCHESTRA

Rosewood Club

Memphis, TN

 

BROOK BENTON

Ruth Brown, The Falcons,

The Pips, The Delloes

James Moody & His Orchestra with Eddie

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