Category Archives: Music

Warren Zevon with Neil Young – Splendid Isolation (Live at the Bridge School Benefit in 1993)

“Splendid Isolation” is from Warren Zevon’s 1989 record Transverse City. Neil Young played on the record, and he joins Warren on stage to lend his vocals, harmonica, and guitar to the track. It’s pretty sweet.

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Sly and the Family Stone – Higher (Live at Woodstock in 1969)

I recently picked up the Sly and the Family Stone box set Higher!, so I’ve been listening to a lot of Sly lately. It got me thinking about my first introduction to Sly and the Family Stone, which was when … Continue reading

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Album Review: Funkadelic – First Ya Gotta Shake The Gate

first ya gotta Shake the Gate is the first album of new material from George Clinton and his Funkadelic music collective in over 30 years. The last Funkadelic record was 1981’s Electric Spanking of War Babies. To make up for lost … Continue reading

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Tedeschi Trucks Band – Isn’t It A Pity (Live at Red Rocks in 2012)

Great cover of George Harrison’s “Isn’t It A Pity” by the Tedeschi Trucks Band. Red Rocks in 2012.

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Rolling Stones – Dead Flowers (Live at the Marque Club in 1971)

The Rolling Stones did a private show at The Marque Club in March of 1971. This was about a month before Sticky Fingers was released. Sticky Fingers was the first Rolling Stones record with Mick Taylor as a full fledged … Continue reading

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David Bowie – The Jean Genie (music video)

“The Jean Genie” was released as a single in late 1972. It was the lead single for Aladdin Sane, and the photographer Mick Rock created a video for the song. It mixed live and studio footage, and it is a riot. Mick … Continue reading

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Genesis – Follow You Follow Me (music video)

From the  …And Then There Were Three… album, “Follow You Follow Me” was Genesis’ first top 40 hit in the US. It was the beginning of the transformation from prog rock band to top 40 hit making machine.

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