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Friday Night Concert Clip: Glenn Hughes/Joe Bonomassa “Medusa”

Former child prodigy Joe Bonomassa cut his teeth on blues/rock, playing Stevie Ray Vaughn licks by age 7. B.B. King heard him early and was bowled over. By the time he was 12, Bonomassa was opening B.B. King shows, subsequently touring with Buddy Guy, Foreigner, Robert Cray, Stephen Stills, Joe Cocker, Gregg Allman and in 2009 played a stunner of a show at London’s Royal Albert Hall with special guest Eric Clapton. Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip: Clark Terry, “Mumbles,” etc.

I love rock music. Raised on symphonic, classical and big band, my musical rebellion was fueled by rock. Like most of my generation, upon reaching my teens, I eschewed “serious” music for the sorcery of simpler composition; loud, amplified guitars, … Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip-NOT (With The Real Tuesday Weld)

It’s no secret that commercial producers like to use catchy tunes/jingles in TV spots and a recent car commercial features a song by an assemblage of Brit musicians and creatives called The Real Tuesday Weld. Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip: Sia

As much as I have my favorites, I get sick of listening to the same stuff and constantly seek good new stuff. I love to stumble upon artists I’ve not previously experienced and Sia sounds like music to me. Hope you enjoy the clip. Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip: Ry Cooder

It’s hard for me to recall a time when Ry Cooder wasn’t off in the background somewhere doing something few other musicians seemed all that interested in. For decades, Ry has been a musician’s musician, highly regarded as writer, session player, musicologist, collaborator, multi-instrumentalist, roots music enthusiast, producer and all-around performer. Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip: Rufus Wainwright, Live at the Fillmore-“Hallelujah”

Product of  musical parents Loudon Wainwright and Kate McGarrigle, both steeped in the folk tradition, Rufus Wainwright comes from a family of musicians.  His father is best known for a novelty hit about a dead skunk. He also acts, having … Continue reading

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Friday Night Concert Clip: Susan Tedeschi

If you’re not a follower of Susan Tedeschi but love the blues, it’s about time you had a taste.  She’s a terrific old school blues belter and her old school band has chops a plenty.  “Hurts So Bad” is one … Continue reading

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