Thursday, April 27, 2017

New Music - Chuck Berry!

Hot on the heels of the new release by Prince (despite the fact that the courts have delayed it) is new music from Chuck Berry, who died ealier this year (March 18).

Featured on the video below is "Wonderful Woman". The song features not only Chuck Berry (guitar & vocals) but son and 2 grand-children (who also played in his band for years), as well as Texas blues player Guy Clark, Jr.

The song is from his new album "Chuck", which can be pre-ordered from his website. Also available on video (and his web-site) is the lead single, "Big Boys"....also featured below!

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

April 24...Goodbye to Lila.

1184 BC - Traditional date of the fall of Troy.

1800 - The United States Library of Congress is established.

1895 - Joshua Slocum becomes the first man to solo sail around the world.

2017 - The world loses one of the greatest minds in history when Robert M. Pirsig - author of "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance" and "Lila" - dies at his home in South Berwick, Maine (USA). He was 88.