I lost another friend this week.
I first met Lexie Shabel ten years ago at the 2007 Santa Cruz Film Festival. She was presenting her documentary “We Like To Drink: We Like to Play Rock’n’Roll,” which told the story about a band from Massachusetts known as The UnBand. I’d never heard of this band […]
It’s yet another mention of LOUIE LOUIE in the daily comic strips!
This ones was in Saturday’s NANCY comic strip – May 27, 2017.
The Nancy comic character was originally created by Ernie Bushmiller in 1933, and has continued, thanks to the talents of Guy Gilchrist, who’s been drawing Nancy’s adventures since 1995.
I recently watched “Danny Says,” a documentary about a music industry insider by the name of Danny Fields.
As someone that worked with David Peel, who passed away last month, I knew about Danny, and various people recommended that I see this documentary.
I knew that Danny not only helped get Peel signed to […]
Did you know that one of B.B. King‘s earliest recordings was with the Kings Men?
Absolutely true. In 1954, RPM Records released a recording by B.B. “Blues Boy” King* And The Kings Men entitled “Sneakin’ Around,” with “Everyday I Have The Blues” by B.B. “Blues Boy” King* And His Orchestra on the flip […]
I’m a bit swamped by various things going on right now, so I won’t be assemble a fresh blog post this week.
Instead, I’ll simply recycle and update a posting from the past for a “Flashback Friday”…
Three years ago, my friend Christopher Doll, of Rutgers University, gave a special presentation at the […]