Monday, October 8, 2018

Song of the Week: Gone For Good

Here's a nice compilation video of different performances of Samantha Fish singing "Gone For Good".

Monday, October 1, 2018

Song of the Week: Burnin' Coal

Thanks to Better Call Saul for introducing me to this great tune by Les McCann.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Song of the Week: Royal Flush

This week's song comes from the enduring hard-bop classic album Cool Struttin' by Sonny Clark. The title track is probably the best known song, but "Royal Flush" is another good one with a familiar opening riff. Also featured on this album are Art Farmer (trumpet), Paul Chambers (bass), and Philly Joe Jones (drums). Talk about an all-star lineup.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Song of the Week: Heigh Ho

Happy Labor Day, everyone. This week's song comes from the Brubeck Quartet album "Dave Digs Disney".

Monday, August 27, 2018

Song of the Week: Girlfriend

Another one that's been stuck in my head. "Girlfriend" was released by Matthew Sweet in 1991, but I'd never heard it until last year. I think it's a pretty good song.

Monday, August 20, 2018

Monday, August 13, 2018

Song of the Week: Nothing But The Night

A year ago this week (August 16), I saw Kenny Wayne Shepherd for the second time at Morristown's Community Theater. Here is one of the songs from that night, a tune from his most recent album. And it's one of my favorites from that album.