Song of the Day – ‘Long Tall Sally’

  I’ve been jamming to ‘The Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl’ album all day.  Fantastic for many reasons, one of which of course is their live recordings are few and far between. One of the many reasons I admire the Beatles live recordings is when they covered someone else’s song, which was usually by a black […]

Song of the Day: ‘Start Me Up’

My hometown is obviously still in a ‘house money’ phase, but even the national media seems to be cautiously optimistic we have a reasonable chance to see the Chiefs win their first playoff game since Joe Montana and Marcus Allen were in the backfield. Yes.  It’s been that long. Haven’t been to Arrowhead in a […]

Song of the Day – ‘And I Love Her’

CNN is about to push out ‘The Seventies’; over the weekend I finally saw the British Invasion episode of ‘the Sixties’, and it was everything I wanted and more. Short version: BeatleMania hit, inspired in part by their covers of Isley Brothers and Barrett Strong’s hit songs; the Rolling Stones followed suit, letting James Brown […]