Tag Archives: 70s

Alice’s Restaurant

If you haven’t ever listened to or haven’t recently listened to Arlo Guthrie’s “Alice’s Restaurant, I suggest  make yourself a coffee, sit down and listen to it. While I owned the record, I hadn’t listened to it for many years until … Continue reading

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Book Review Man on the Run, Paul McCartney in the 1970s

   There were two reasons that I bought Tom Doyle’s book Man on the Run, Paul McCartney in the 1970s. The first my love of The Beatles and the second my interest in exploring “What’s Next”. Given my age, my love … Continue reading

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Study and what to listen too?

I have always studied and worked listening to music. It provides a background to block out other distractions and it’s a technique I have used since my school days. My year 12 was completely dominated by Born to Run! Through … Continue reading

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Shorrock & Cadd – Rock and Roll Royalty

There is something pretty special seeing Australia’s own Rock and Roll Royalty and Friday Night at Her Majesty’s in Adelaide was just such an occasion. An audience of 50 plussers talking about their grand kids and rocking away – all … Continue reading

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The Beatles – Boxed Set and a Book

A few nights ago I was lying in bed listening to Overnights on the ABC and was captivated by Rod Qunin’s interview with Mark Lewisohn the author of a new Beatles biography, The Beatles: Tune In. I lay there completely … Continue reading

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