You can now a buy a piece of the Dire Straits royalty stream.
Focuses on the famous "Wall of Sound". (8.5 minute video.)
Welcome back, Steve.
It surprises me that White Castle thinks there is a signficant overlap between their patrons and Wu-Tang fans.
"'MVP of the game': Zlatan Ibrahimovic left beaming by seven-year-old Malea Emma's stunning rendition of Star Spangled Banner before Galaxy match"
Would have been excellent for an adult; for a seven-year-old, it's just darn impressive. (Even if the last few seconds are just showing off. But most of the great ones have that swag.)
That's a heckuva lyric for a rock-and-roll artist:
Well, I went to the doctor
I said, “I’m feeling kind of rough”
“Let me break it to you, son
Your shit’s fucked up.”
I said, “My shit’s fucked up?
Well, I don’t see how —”
He said, “The shit that used to work —
It won’t work now.”
The song on YouTube.
I don't think it accounts for the whole phemomenon but it's interesting.
Quelle horreur! "The New Age star has managed to be something almost impossible these days: a very private celebrity."
I like "Oronoco Flow".
Led Zeppelin. I was led to this by watching Sharp Objects, which I did not enjoy and which underscores the huge cultural gap between the people who adored it and me, but which is a rant for another time.
But it's also evidence that you occasionally can find gems in the mud, and Sharp Objects did make good use of Led Zep, culminating in using this as its closing music. Groove on, Jimmy P.