Best Songwriters

Who are the best songwriters?  There are many to choose from.  There are some great songwriting teams, but I am only going to talk about individuals who write both music and lyrics. These are in no particular order. Bob Dylan – Bob has been at it for nearly 60 years.  He is not a great … More Best Songwriters

Tom Petty: Gone 2 Years

“What’s changed these days is that the man who approaches me on the street is more or less thanking me for a body of work—the soundtrack to his life, as a lot of them say. And that’s a wonderful feeling. It’s all an artist can ask.” – Tom Petty, Esquire magazine Petty died unexpectedly in … More Tom Petty: Gone 2 Years

12 Favorite Concerts

Attending musical concerts has always been a great delight for me. A friend and I were reminiscing about the concerts we’ve attended together in the past 40-plus years including a few in the last year. I’ve forgotten a few concerts but most of them I recall. I’ve picked 12 that rise above the rest; some … More 12 Favorite Concerts