Thanks to a mutual friend (hi Fred!), last night I had the pleasure of hearing, meeting and dining with Sir Gary Brooker, singer and co-writer of “A Whiter Shade of Pale,” and leader of the
Durham–the whole Triangle really–has so many amazing bands…like this one.
“Today I lost my best friend, the world has lost the best guy and bass player to ever live.”
When I was in high school and The Last Waltz appeared in theaters, it turned my head around like no music film before or since. I saw it in the movie theater no fewer than
Happy belated Nigel Tufnel Day…
Many many thanks to Django Haskins and his amazing band, The Old Ceremony. The cacophonous guitar solo stays!
I’m sorry, but transistors will never be this sexy…
hat tip to the squid