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Brett Jolly's Daily Thought ("When you're on the brink of "losing it")

I talked to a young lady vocalist yesterday who was interested in writing and recording. A few years ago she had relocated to one of those “major market places” to pursue her dreams, only to finally realize that this place (and the people) were not for her. 506 more words

Of Concerts Past: Neil Young @ the Tower Theater, 4/24/1999

Here’s something from the archives: one of my rambling cover stories from Da Boot, a short-lived, bootleg-centric—and very cool—fanzine that I was involved with in the late ‘90s. 1,364 more words


Joe Smith Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The way Bonnie Raitt wound up on Warner Bros. Records is a fitting example of the Wild West days of the music business that Joe Smith presided over. 634 more words


Springsteen, Mackelmore, and Bonnie Raitt, Part 3

Bonnie Raitt at the Ommegang Brewery?  I’m in!!   My friend Judy suggested that we go see Bonnie in concert and it was an easy sell.  I had loved Cooperstown ever since I lived in Oneonta many years ago.   593 more words

My Music

I can't make you love me.

“I Can’t Make You Love Me”
(originally by Bonnie Raitt)

Turn down the lights
Turn down the bed
Turn down these voices
Inside my head… 207 more words


Festival Review: Isle of Wight - Saturday

Originally published on Counteract Magazine.
Birmingham’s very own Laura Mvula kicked off our Saturday with her Nina Simone-esque bold voice. Performing tracks from her debut album ‘Sing to the Moon’ which lead her to becoming a BRIT award nominee. 436 more words

Loony Tunes

I’m in the mood to listen to music tonight. Sometimes I think I’m the reincarnated soul of a tragic hippy, lol. I don’t know, this kind of music just takes me away to another world – and inspires me to learn the guitar :D… 188 more words

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