Young Frankenstein opens in theaters. It’s 1974. Aerosmith take a break from recording the Toys in the Attic album and see the film. They laugh hysterically at the scene where Igor (Marty Feldman) tells Dr. Frankenstein (Gene Wilder) to “walk this way,” and the doctor imitates Igor’s walk. Returning to the studio, they have the … Read More
Every bloody year I do this and every bloody year I promise I wouldn’t. But I end up doing it. Man, I suck. So I throw my favorite tracks in a playlist throughout the year. This year 298 songs made it. I keep saying (to myself) that month by month I’m going to put them … Read More
The Velvet Underground play their first show today in 1965. They open for a group called The Myddle Class in the auditorium of Summit High School in New Jersey. They play three songs: “There She Goes Again,” “Heroin” and “Venus In Furs.” I wonder how many people claim they were there?
I think this may be the last new show before I start the end of the year countdown. Enjoy. 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 there are any bands/managers/labels … Read More
Full disclosure. I am a co-founder of Music914. This non-profit was created to encourage a life long appreciation of music. Whether as a listener or a creator. We aim to build a community focused around the love of music. I think this is important I hope you do too. This is just the first, of … Read More
I said this many times in the past. Did you believe me? Well, now science is on my side. Going to concerts regularly leads to a happier life, according to a new study out of Australia. Thanks to this study I’m going to try a fit Subjective wellbeing (SWB) into a conversation this weekend. Science … Read More