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Greg Lake 1947 – 2016

We have to acknowledge the passing of another great musician and performer.  Greg Lake passed away last Tuesday after a long struggle with cancer.  He was 69.  Just nine months ago we lost his bandmate Keith Emerson.  2016 has been a cruel year. Greg Lake…Emerson, Lake and Palmer, and King Crimson…he was a driving force […]



Leon Russell 1942 – 2016

Rest in Peace Leon Russell……”Master of space and time” www.leonrussellrecords.com  has this posted about Leon Russell… “I love you in a place where there’s no space or time I love you for my life you are a friend of mine And when my life is over Remember when we were together We were alone and I […]



Eric Clapton @ 70

Happy Birthday to guitarist Eric Clapton, who just turned 70 years old.  As one of my all time favorite artists, I just had to take a moment to acknowledge his milestone in years. Much has been written about Clapton, easy enough to find in a quick Google search.  His catalog of work is simply amazing, […]



The Wrecking Crew

It’s so cool to see a documentary like this finally see the light of day.  In the spirit of other “rockumentary” films, it’s refreshing to see these previously unsung musicians finally get their due.   Like Motown’s The Funk Brothers, and the guys at Muscle Shoals, The Wrecking Crew shines new light on the session […]



The Art of McCartney

When it comes to tribute albums they are usually either really great or not worth a second listen.  But the magnitude of The Art of McCartney album is just so massive…it’s like the holy grail considering the huge catalog of Beatle songs and Paul McCartney solo tracks redone by so many different artists. It’s a […]