Hail Hail, Ron Barrett!

The good folks at Spectropop have created a webpage dedicated to the career of Ron Barrett, a friend of Richard Berry. Here’s a nice little excerpt:

Ron Barrett was a colleague of H.B. Barnum and Richard Berry, Phil Spector and Jack Nitzsche, Bobby Darin and Sonny Bono but, sadly, he is rather less well-known. […]

An unlikely movie about the Kingsmen

Over on eBay, found an odd listing for a 1978 movie entitled “Youngblood” that features a storyline involving the Kingsmen. Check this out:

This is an action film about L.A. gangs. A young kid (Youngblood) wants to join the Kingsmen. But being so young, he has to impress the gang’s leader. He’s able to […]