Archive for August 8th, 2013

The Band, “Long Black Veil” from Music from Big Pink (1968): Across the Great Divide

The Band, “Long Black Veil” from Music from Big Pink (1968): Across the Great Divide

“Long Black Veil” featured a darkly gothic storyline that meshed so well you’d never know it was a cover song for the Band.

Something Else! sneak peek: Eric Clapton – Crossroads Guitar Festival (2013)

The summer music festival season is rapidly coming to a close, but those not wanting to brave iffy weather should head to select movie theaters on August 13, 2013. Nearly 500 cinemas will showcase Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013

Chick Corea – The Vigil (2013)

With song titles like “Galaxy 32 Star 4,” “Portals To Forever” and “Outside Of Space” and a CD cover of Chick Corea striking a Romantic Warrior pose, The Vigil looks to be a Return To Forever kind of Corea album.

Books: Mo’ Meta Blues, by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson (2013)

I used to think that I was crazy. Or at the very least, sort of abnormal.

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