Just some miscellany for you on this fine Friday eve… 1. OK Go’s new album Hungry Ghosts officially comes out next week, but you can hear the whole thing now at Hype Machine! Thanks to pre-orders and two OK Go concerts this summer, a lot of these songs already feel like old favorites (“The OneContinue reading “Into the Great Wide Open”
In high school, my AIM username was “lenntwistle”: a combination of John Lennon and John Entwistle. (I thought I was sooooooo clever. Too bad I had to explain it every time I had a conversation with someone [although let’s be honest, the only people I chatted with were band kids who were just as nerdy—butContinue reading “Lenntwistle”
Wayne, Townshend, Lennon, Mahal, Kerouac.
In the last few minutes of the day, I just want to say: Happy 70th, John. Thanks for making so much incredible music, and while you were at it, changing the world.
Oy. School has started and now I can’t update this thing pointlessly three times a week anymore. Bummer. I missed John Day so this is my late tribute: John Lennon, Oct. 9 1940 – Dec. 8 1980John Entwistle, Oct. 9 1944 – June 27 2002 Two of the greatest! Also, one more thing from theContinue reading “we all shine on”
It’s October 9th, you know what that means! JOHN DAY! Happy birthday to two of my favorite musicians, John Lennon and John Entwistle. J.W.L. 1940-1980 J.A.E. 1944-2002