The Nashville progressive rock radio world suffered a devastating loss this weekend with news of the passing of David Hall from my favorite radio station Lightning 100. Today’s shuffle is dedicated to him…
The Monday after the Super Bowl should definitely be a holiday – I mean really… Lots of people are talking about Madonna’s half-time performance. I come down on the side of good for what it was. That may sound critical, but it’s really not. I’ve heard some people making comparisons to Springsteen and Tom Petty, but really I don’t think those are fair comparisons.
In summary, I’m still waiting for them to bring back Up with People.
First up is Justin Townes Earle from the Buddy Holly tribute compilation – Rave On – doing Maybe Baby.
Next up is a alternate take on Warren Zevon’s Poor Poor Pitiful Me.
And then comes, the fabulous Harold Melvin & the Bluenotes (featuring Teddy Pendergrast) with Satisfaction Guaranteed (or Get Your Love Back).
And finally, a song from Volume 3 of the Ten Out of Tenn collective. It’s Andrew Belle with Katie Herzig and the song, Static Waves.
|Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes: Live in Concert
Philly soul specialists Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes take the stage to perform a satisfying selection of their greatest hits in a special concert featuring such fan favorites as Wake Up Everybody, The Love We Lost, and If You Don’t Know Me By Now. An additional Canadian performance staged in 2007 allows fans the opportunity to experience two full-length concerts for the price of one. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
|Warren Zevon Guitar Songbook
Since Warren Zevon’s untimely passing, his legend and influence have only continued to grow. Zevon is widely considered one of rock music’s greatest songwriters. For the first time in print, here are many (how could we get them all?) of Warren’s songs pre
|Jam with Buddy Holly [With CD]
This book/CD pack lets guitarists learn 8 great Buddy Holly songs, then jam along with a professional session band The book features performance notes and exact transcriptions with tab, and the CD features a section of backing tracks minus lead guitar and vocals, and another section with all guitar parts added. Includes: Everyday * Heartbeat * It Doesn’t Matter Any More * Not Fade Away * Oh Boy * Peggy Sue * Rave On * That’ll Be the Day.