Friday, September 16, 2016

Happy Birthday Dave Blood, RIP

Dave Blood of The Dead Milkmen would have been 60 today.

Dave Schulthise

Thanks for the tunes man.

There is also a full tribute show up.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The White Stripes - City Lights

I heard this previously unreleased track by The White Stripes on the radio a week or so back.

I just sat there and listened until it was all done. It's a great song, and it just reminds me how much I miss The White Stripes. They are one of my favorite bands of all time. As much as I like Jack White's other work - and I do - I just wish Meg White would team back up with him and release more songs. Songs like Fell In Love With a Girl, Icky Thump, and gems like this one:

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The Easybeats - Friday On My Mind

So what kind of Rock and Roll needs to be saved?

This kind. The Easybeats:

Equal parts The Zombies, The Dave Clark Five, The Beatles, the Yardbirds, and undefinable excellence. . . this is 1960s pop-rock at its best.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Dire Straits - So Far Away

Just sharing my favorite Dire Straits song. I love the guitar work - how loose and relaxed it sounds - and the lyrics are just plain gold when your significant other is a significant distance away.