I’ve been away for awhile due to mostly disgust and apathy at how we live and treat each other. That’s a good enough reason to me. But I’ve missed out on a lot of important things. Tom Petty dies of cardiac arrest on October 2nd,
Thomas Earl “Tom” Petty (born October 20, 1950) was an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He was the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and a member of Mudcrutch. He was also a member of the supergroup.You know the one. It had Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, and George Harrison. How bout those songs and harmonies? the Traveling Wilburys under the pseudonym of Charlie T. Wilbury, Jr. He has recorded a number of hit singles, many of which remain heavily played on adult contemporary and classic rock radio. Likewise, his music, most notably his hits, have become increasingly popular among younger generations as he continues to host sold out shows in his recent tour dates. Yo me he was mo frills rock and roll and he really showed respect for his fans.
Well, everybody seems to be singing the blues, so we have selections from new blues CD‘s from Tom Petty, The Steve Miller Band, Bettye Lavette, and Cyndi Lauper . Other new artists on the slab are Christina Aquilera, Alicia Keys, Laurie Anderson, the ladies from Sex And The City, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Levi Kreis, Will Kimbrough, Sam Sparro, and Carrie Underwood. Then to round things out I’ve delved deep into my catalogue to dust off old stalwarts like Grace Jones, Debbie Harry, Bonnie Bramlett, Joe Cocker, Natalie Cole, Green Day, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, Joni Mitchell, Linda Ronstadt, and more…..