Category Archives: Music

Jackson Browne – Doctor My Eyes (Live in 2010)

“Doctor My Eyes” is still one of my favorite Jackson Browne songs. One you’re sure to recognize if you grew up listening to the radio in the late 70s and 80s. David Lindley sits in on this pretty hot live version from … Continue reading

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Joe Jackson – You Can’t Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want) (music video)

Joe Jackson has written a lot of great songs, most of them in the 80s, and this is one of them. He was also a pretty major presence, as I remember, in the early days of MTV. He had a … Continue reading

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The Beatles – Two Of Us (Live in studio in 1969)

This is some pretty outstanding footage of The Beatles, stuff I haven’t seen before. I’m not exactly sure where they’re playing. Maybe Twickenham? Well worth watching. Check out the super bassy guitar riffs George Harrison is playing.

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The Dead – Into The Mystic (Live in 2009)

Back in the spring of 2009, the remaining members of the Grateful Dead got together with Warren Haynes and Jeff Chimenti to form The Dead. I was lucky enough to see them play twice on that tour. Once at Rosemont … Continue reading

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Bruce Springsteen – The Fever (Live in 1978)

A classic Bruce Springsteen song that never got an official release until 1998’s 18 Tracks. Widely bootlegged and circulated. This is a great video of “The Fever”, from back when The E Street band had more hair. Clarence Clemons does some … Continue reading

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T. Rex – Jeepster (Live at Wembley in 1972)

A friend reminded me that it was Marc Bolan’s birthday yesterday (Sept 30th). He’d be 67 now, if he hadn’t died in that car crash back in 1977. A tragic loss. I found this great live clip of T. Rex performing “Jeepster” at … Continue reading

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Weezer – Say It Ain’t So (Live on Letterman in 1995)

Dave always had great musical guests. Here’s Weezer doing “Say It Ain’t So” on Letterman in 1995. Rivers Cuomo plays all the lead licks, which I hadn’t realized. I thought it was the other guy doing lead, but Rivers does … Continue reading

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