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Randy Newman - Sail Away

Year: 1972

Label: Reprise

“Everybody knows my name/ But it’s just a crazy game/ Oh, it’s lonely at the top”

‘He sounds like the guy that sings the Toy Story song!’, is the stock answer when you play a Randy Newman song to anybody under the age of 30.

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Finding Old Music

Jackson Heights is a band that bassist Lee Jackson formed after The Nice broke up in 1969 – Keith Emerson (RIP) went on to form… 423 more words

A Wilco State of Touring: On Going Acoustic, Rotating Setlists, and Patient Fans

Photography by Heather Kaplan

Wilco know how to tour.

Granted, every musician has to tour these days to make any money, and yes, most of them know how to hop in a van, hit the road, and show up at a venue to play 12 or 15 songs on any given night. 6,241 more words

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Mr. MoFyre Risin'

After watching months of preparation build into this performance, I couldn’t help the grin that crossed my face as Mystery Fyre (MF) crossed the stage as the Doors at the Dam Show Saturday night. 407 more words

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In My Life

This wonderful song from the Beatles’ “Rubber Soul” is largely the work on John Lennon. It is justifiably one of their most highly regarded tracks.

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Shades of Deep Purple:Deep Purple

Rating: 85%

The year was 1968 and the music scene was changing. In the midst of the Prog Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Acid Rock and just rock music in general, a brand new style of Hard Rock music was about to be born. 483 more words

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