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Beware of Mr. Baker - Rockumentary


Beware of Mr. Baker is a 2012 American documentary film by Jay Bulger about the jazz and rock drummer Ginger Baker who played with many iconic musicians. 20 more words

Rock And Roll

Tuesday Open Thread | Steve Winwood Week

More Steve Winwood. Hope you’re enjoying this week’s music. I’m a HUGE Winwood fan, in all his band permutations.

Stephen Lawrence Winwood was born in Handsworth, Birmingham. 602 more words

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Monday Vinyl (Part 1)

It’s a pissy-drizzly Monday morning but, thankfully, I have absolutely nothing to accomplish today workout-wise and I can stick indoors with a hot beverage and some warmhearted vinyl in order to get through the chills of this normal ho-hum work day. 388 more words

Vinyl

In the Absence of a Drum Kit, Tabletops are a Decent Substitute

His name was Mr. Avon, but we called him Drummer Guy. He was a substitute teacher.

Drummer Guy wore his hair in a ponytail, which my friends and I found repulsive and intriguing, simultaneously. 883 more words

Blog

Jack Bruce

So Jack Bruce died. A whole age group of music fans felt a pang reading that for the first time. He was part of our young hipness process. 572 more words

Jazz

The Graham Bond Organisation Play "Wade In The Water"

Listen to this track  by British R&B soul-jazz gurus The Graham Bond Organisation. It’s “Wade In The Water” a version of a traditional song that appears on their second, and final, album… 789 more words

Music

17 Soundview: The Sequel

A “notice of demolition” sits on the front of the house at 17 Soundview Drive. Such signs are common in Westport. But this home is special. 712 more words

People