Category Archives: Music

Neil Young – Words (Live in Glastonbury in 2009)

I don’t remember coming across a live version of “Words” before. It’s one of the many great tracks on Harvest, but one I’d never known Neil to do live. But here he is, rocking “Words” at Glastonbury. Ben Keith was … Continue reading

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Grateful Dead – Iko Iko (Live in 1989)

“Iko Iko” was first recorded by The Dixie Cups in the mid 196os, but its origins go back to the 1950s and a song by James “Sugar Boy” Crawford called “Jock-A-Mo”. I first heard it through the Grateful Dead, and lots … Continue reading

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John Lee Hooker – Boom Boom (Live on The Beat Room in 1964)

The Beat Room was a short lived British music show that ran from 1964 to 1965 on BBC2. For whatever reason, the tapes for all but one of the shows were destroyed, which is tragic. That show aired on October … Continue reading

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The Beatles – Don’t Let Me Down (Live on the Rooftop)

“Don’t Let Me Down” is a top five Beatles song for me. Here’s The Beatles – along with Billy Preston – cranking it out during their famous rooftop performance. A lot of great jackets worn in this performance.

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The Cars – Since You’re Gone (music video)

Wow. This video brings up a ton of early MTV memories for me. It might for you, too. The white dance shoe at the beginning of the video, tapping out the beat. Big blue suit and a pink guitar. Ric Ocasek … Continue reading

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Neil Young & Ben Keith – For The Turnstiles (Live in 1989)

I don’t remember watching this video before, but it was in my list of Liked videos. Whenever I watched it, I’m glad I clicked the Like button. Otherwise, I wouldn’t be able to share this gem with you. Freedom era … Continue reading

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Neil Young & The Bluenotes – Ordinary People (Live in 1988)

Videos like this are why I love YouTube. Somewhere, sometime, someone did a video recording of a concert, or some portion thereof. This could be something recent – from an iPhone, for example – or from the olden days, when … Continue reading

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