Two old favourites get together for some jolly hokum.
What impresses me most about this clip is how David Letterman, who had a close relationship with Zevon, remains calm and dignified while revealing the sad news. Most chatshow hosts … Continue readingLetterman announces Warren Zevon is dead
This is a great record. Title track of their 2011 album.
From his 2002 album My Ride’s Here, Wozza’s story of a farm boy turned ice hockey goon. One of his biggest fans, the talkshow host David Letterman, provides guest vocals.
A lot of Ry’s later work is pretty embarrassing but this, from 2018’s The Prodigal Son, is an exception.
LAST week we left Traffic in a jam after Steve Winwood decided to break up the band in 1969. He joined forces with Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker from Cream, … Continue readingTraffic Report Part 2
‘Where the skies are all clear and the dolphins do play; And the cold coast of Greenland is far, far away’ . . . a fisherman’s heaven.
Lovely stuff from Ian Matthews on the 1971 album In Search of Amelia Earhart.
A real beauty from the 1971 LP In The Land of Grey and Pink.
Don’t know what Petula Clark would make of that sentiment. This is an outtake from Gillian’s 1996 debut album Revival. It appeared on a double album, Boots No 1, to … Continue readingGillian Welch: I Don’t Want To Go Downtown