Today is the birthday of Neil Young Neil Young turns 68 today. I got into Young relatively late, and am only familiar with a fragment of his vasty discography. Below is a look at my most-played Neil Young tracks, according to my iTunes. (This does not take into account the many times I spun “Only […]
I’ll be back with more exciting content for this blog real soon. In the meantime, please enjoy this video of an old band of mine performing The Pixies’ “Where Is My Mind?” back in 1995.
John Paul Keith discusses his new solo album, his collaboration with Amy LaVere, and what it means to be a musician in Memphis. John Paul Keith returned to Memphis in 2007, after spending years living in Nashville and Birmingham, Alabama. Since then, he’s released two stellar rock and roll albums–2008’s Spills and Thrills and 2011’s […]
Otis Redding once said, “Don’t ever do a song as you heard somebody else do it.” Here’s a look at his version of the Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night,” which he performed without paying much attention to what the song was about. I always understood the Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night” […]
I knew there was something I wanted to tell you… I’ve never done a post quite like this one, where I just check off a list of some things that I wanted to write about. But now that I’m done with it, I feel much better. 1. The Return of the Cicadas There have been […]