Jazz and Classic Pop Music
This is video #5 in the Old Guy Plays Oldies video series. The featured tune is Ferry Cross the Mersey, written by Gerry Marsden and a top ten hit for Gerry and the Pacemakers in 1965. 16 more words
2 weeks, 5 days ago
By now it should be apparent to my regular readers that I love the guitar instrumentals of the 1960’s. Apache, written by British pop composer Jerry Lordan, is one of the classics. 57 more words
2 weeks, 6 days ago
So for our University Audio Production module we have to find a 5-10 minute video, strip it of all sound and make from scratch our own dialogue, sound effects and sound track. 219 more words
3 weeks ago
This is number 3 in the series Old Guy Plays Oldies. The tune is the venerable Walk Don’t Run, originally a hit for the Ventures in 1960. 72 more words
3 weeks, 1 day ago
In the second video of the series “Old Guy Plays Oldies”, we have the Santo & Johnny classic from 1959, “Sleepwalk”.
In case you are interested, I record the audio live through ProTools at the same I record the video, then combine them. 23 more words
3 weeks, 3 days ago
Haven’t made a video in quite a while….
3 weeks, 4 days ago
“Green Onions” was an instrumental R&B hit when recorded in 1962 by Booker T. & the M.G.’s.
Original members of the group were Booker T. Jones (organ, piano), Steve Cropper (guitar), Lewie Steinberg (bass), and Al Jackson, Jr. 86 more words
4 weeks ago