Musings, News

Dan Hicks is Gone

OK, this is too much. Twenty sixteen may see the demise of every musician I liked when I was young(er). In today’s SF Chronicle came the report that Dan Hicks has died. That may mean little to many of you,…

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Bad Year for 70’s Musicians

**UPDATE** I found some better videos of E-W-F in concert on Dailymotion. http://dai.ly/xwfrr Also, here is an excellent article on Maurice from NPR. 2016 is starting of poorly for musicians from the 60’s and 70’s.  So far we have seen…

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Musical Reminiscing…

1964,  the year I graduated from high school,  and probably the last year a  ‘jazz’  song was number 1 on the Billboard hot 100 list,  and the year of this video:   Ahh, Stan Getz and Astrud Gilberto,  the epitome…

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