We’ve all seen Michael Wadleigh’s Woodstock, the Academy Award-winning 1970 documentary about the Woodstock Music and Art Fair.
Here’s another playlist that started as a discussion in the Facebook music group that I manage. Last week’s “live tracks better than their studio cousins” list led to the suggestion of cover […]
It’s been a while since we’ve had one of these, so let’s do it.
I am sitting in a diner, listening to Miles Davis’s 1987 album, Music From Siesta. I was managing a record store in Savannah when this album was released three decades ago. Thirty […]
Uncles mostly get a bad rap in rock songs. They’re molesters, abusers, creeps.
Here’s your big boy, your white whale, the cornerstone of your Frank Zappa bootleg collection.
Collecting Pearl Jam bootlegs is kind of, well, odd.
I own a lot of box sets — a lot — but an 80-disc Grateful Dead box? No thanks.
Jarod and I have been in touch over the years and we remain good friends. I haven’t talked to him in the last couple of years, but ours is one of those […]
By the time Country Joe and the Fish hit the stage around 6:30 Sunday evening, their lead singer already had left his impression on the Woodstock festival. Country Joe performed an impromptu […]