SHOWS AND WRITING:
I’ve been a fan of Hailey’s for quite a long time. I got a message (email?) from her mother asking if I’d listen to her daughters. They were a duo at the time. Simple set up. Guitar. Cajon box. Voices. I said, “Sure”. She sent me amazing cover of The White Stripes “My Doorbell”. I … Read More
Welcome to 2018. Well, for NEXT that this. We just finished our end of the year review. 2017, it was a glorious year for new music lovers. Let’s find out what 2018 has in store for our ears. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or … Read More
In 1974 Steve Miller had the #1 song in the US. It was “The Joker”. Leaving many to wonder what exactly is the “pompatus of love.” The explanation Good job CBS on Steve’s musical life. “The Joker” story comes in around 4:10. Mistake though. Album came out in 1973. “The Joker” hit number one in … Read More
A brilliant year for new music lovers. This is our final “Our Favorite Songs of 2017” show. NEXT week…it’s the start of 2018. Please support these bands…or we wouldn’t have bands like this around to support. Buy an album, or a ticket to a show, or a tee shirt, or…something from them. Thank you. If … Read More
Bowie: The Last 5 Years. This is a BBC made documentary. Francis Whately was/is the director. HBO bought the distribution rights. This was out in January 2017. I’ve heard very little about it. Can’t wait to see it. Bowie back to Bowie via Flight of the Conchords. And, of course, the Bowie dream Is David … Read More
Directed by, NEXT favorite, and The Last Bandoleros member, Derek James. Congrats man. Great job. Looks fantastic. Rumor has it that the video came from an idea that Jerry’s (Guitar and Vocal) mom suggested. Well played guys. When the mom speaks, listen. The incredible flamenco dancing leading lady is Leticia Jimenez @leticia_jimenez007 Download or stream … Read More
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Friends of Next
Life without friends would be a lonely place. The internet without links would also be a lonely place.
Or as a man much wiser than me once said
“A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Or Maybe “Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.”
So please visit my friends and by helping them we can grow together.