Keith Richards: ‘Sgt Pepper’ is rubbish!
No kidding! Keith Richards actually called “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” rubbish! (That’s British for “garbarge.”) EXTRY! EXTRY! READ ALL ABOUT IT! http://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news/keith-richards-thinks-the-beatles%E2%80%99-%E2%80%98sgt-pepper%E2%80%99s%E2%80%99-is-%E2%80%98rubbish%E2%80%99/ar-BBlqpvA Oh! And by the way, am I the only one who thinks Keith Richards looks like he just got hit in the face with a sock full of quarters?
I’m returning to my appearances on stage for Throwback Thursday. This time, I go back to August, 1990. The play was the comedy “Never Too Late,” and it was put on by Baker Little Theatre. That’s the wonderful Margaret McDonald with me on the set. All of us who shared the stage with this gifted […]
The nationally-acclaimed Eagles tribute band, On the Border, will give a concert as part of the Baton Rouge River Center’s “Dinner and a Show” series on Saturday, Aug. 15. Details here: http://www.eagle981.com/home/concerts-events/1684992-The-Border—The-Ultimate-Eagles-Tribute.html But what about the ACTUAL Eagles? They were pretty volatile back in the ’70s. It came to a head on July 31, 1980. […]
This is a test…
Facebook is filled with little “tests” of how smart you are. They come and go. There’s a new crop that has popped up. Here’s one: “You think you are brilliant? Within 10 seconds, write a word that starts with ‘A’ and ends with ‘E’”. (HEY, EVERYBODY ON FACEBOOK! I CAME UP WITH THE WORD “AGE”! […]
Try this music quiz!
See if you can beat my score of 13 out of 16. You’re given the first second of a song, and you have to identitfy it. The average score is 11. Good luck. http://www.slate.com/blogs/browbeat/2014/07/24/_70s_music_quiz_name_these_1970s_hits_by_their_first_second_audio.html?fb_ref=Default
Pete Townshend of the Who smashes his guitars on stage. It’s his thing. It’s what he does. The “why” of his guitar smashing isn’t the subject of this blog, though. (If you want to find out from Townshend himself why he does this, go here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/pete-townshend-the-rolling-stone-interview-part-one-19680914?page=2) If you’re nuts enough to want to see a […]