John Lennon & Bob Dylan

John Winston Lennon (9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English musician and singer-songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed acts in the history of popular music. Bob Dylan , born Robert Allen Zimmerman on May 24, 1941, is an American singer-songwriter, musician and artist. 5.0/5

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John Lennon, Bob Dylan, William Shakespeare and The Dalai Lama, all wise men, all heroes of mine..
How many people got to be in a band with George Harrison, Bob Dylan and Roy Orbison? Not John Lennon. Not Paul McCartne…
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31 August 1969:. John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr watch Bob Dylan play the Isle of Wight Festival.
Interesting theories on the "battle rap" with John Lennon on Norwegian Wood & Bob Dylan on Fourth Time Around
My son said John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Bob Dylan and Ray Davies make up his Songwriters Mount Rushmore. My son is a ver…
Top 3 songwriters of all time:. 1. Bob Dylan. 2. Jon Bellion. 3. John Lennon
Some classic John Lennon and Bob Dylan riding in the backseat of a car footage for your Saturday.
900+ songwriters or singers have written or sung about weather, the most common being Bob Dylan, followed by John Lennon and Paul Mccartney.
Can you just "Imagine" what it would have been like if John Lennon, Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan could have David Bowie?
Hard to tell if that's Bob Dylan or John Lennon! :)
Well crap... All I have for ideas for halloween are:Freddie M, Brian M, John C, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Penn or Teller...
Musicians like Hank Jr., David Allen Coe, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, lists go on.
"Have you seen interviews with the young John Lennon or Bob Dylan, when the reporter tries to ask about their per...
.to that I would add: Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, John Lennon, & Paul Simon
The last time Sam Hartman played in Port Alfred, a sold out crowd enjoyed an extended playlist and Talk of the Town had this to say:THE Little Theatre in Wharf Street has become a must-be venue for live music again, considering the success of each of three recent shows, the latest being a Bob Dylan tribute by Sam Hartman. Hartman, who is originally from the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, moved down to Plettenberg Bay a few years ago and now plays as a permanent entertainer at the popular and vibrant Enrico Restaurant in Keurbooms. Hartman recently visited Port Alfred and entertained at the Little Theatre with a fun and lively show where guests could travel back in time with iconic songs from Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Louis Armstrong, Neil Young and others. The Hartman show was completely sold out, and was a fun evening of dinning and listening to music surrounded by fiends. Guests enjoyed a delicious two-course meal comprising of a hearty and perfectly baked lasagne and a mouth-watering berry-filled pavlova. The d ...
It's 2 o'clock on the early morning of the first day of the new year, twenty fifteen and I'm about to take one more shot of Jeremiah Weed and go to bed unless someone has a better suggestion. you have about 5 minutes tho or you can right me off for the night, that is just in case somebody somewhere did have a suggestion, I wouldn't want you to waste your time. Happy New year tho and long live Bob Dylan, Neil Young, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Arlo Guthrie, Jerry and everybody amen
A somewhat chilling photo of Bob Dylan with Mark Chapman in 1979, a year before he killed John Lennon.
Bob Dylan and John Lennon r the 2 best song writers 2 ever walk the earth
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On this day in 1967 the first issue of Rolling Stone Magazine was published in San Francisco. It featured a photo of John Lennon on the cover, dressed in army fatigues while acting in his recent film, How I Won the War and the first issue had a free roach clip to hold a marijuana joint. The name of the magazine was compiled from three significant sources: the Muddy Waters song, the first rock ‘n’ roll record by Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones.
Eddie Vedder covers Bob Dylan, Neil Young, John Lennon and more at a 90-person gig in Washington:
THOUGHTS FROM AN AGING PIZZA EVANGELIST THE TIMES THEY ARE A-CHANGIN' Published: October 26, 2014 8:00AM Anyone in their mid to late 60s or older will remember the above words of a rock song written and sung by Bob Dylan in 1963. I was a child of the 1950s and an adult of the 1960s. I was married to the former Nancy Grindstaff on July 16, 1963. We just recently celebrated our 51st wedding anniversary this past July. The M '60s were groovy and tumultuous times in which to live. I would like to take you on a TBT (throw back Thursday) journey and reminisce just a few highlights of the 1960s. Unlike today, this was a time of "Camelot" in the White House. A very young and handsome Prince had just been elected President of The United States. A stunning First Lady and two adorable young children also graced the Presidential domicile. Tragically, "Camelot" came crashing down on Nov. 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly shot and killed the Prince. And then the very next day, Oswald himself was sh ...
Grants recording session at Henson sound studio formally A&M records. What you hear is Grant performing his blind audition song in the recording booth to the right. What's pretty cool about all this is that he is standing on the same grounds as some of the music greats. Included Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Bob Dylan, Kenny Rogers, Stevie Wonder and Bruce Springsteen. Many of the recording industry's greatest stars have recorded albums and videos at this studios, among them The Rolling Stones, John Lennon, George Harrison, Van Morrison, The Doors, Eric Clapton, Styx, The Carpenters, The Police, The Moody Blues, Oingo Boingo, Soundgarden, U2, Kiss, Tom Petty, Metallica, No Doubt, Rage Against The MacHine, Dr. Dre, Daft Punk, Shakira, Pearl Jam, Lady Gaga, Juanes and Justin Timberlake. How cool is that?
The day Bob Dylan and John Lennon met, 1966'
Billy Joel, Bob Dylan, Elton John, Stevie Nicks and John Lennon to close out the night.🙌
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Don’t expect Jimmy Carter or Ronald Reagan or John Lennon or Yoko Ono or Bob Dylan or Jesus Christ to come and do it for you.
“Bob Dylan and John Lennon meet for the first time, 1966. This Picture!
Hi my name is Dylennon. My name is after the Beatles. John Lennon and Bob Dylan. Are you a friend with Bella Thorne?
Sean Lennon's voice is so similar to John Lennon's. Same goes for Jakob Dylan's voice to Bob Dylan's. Freaky stuff.
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I have inherited Bob Dylan's culture role and John Lennon's skills and death threats. What's that make me? . Jesus and Jim Morrison's buddy.
Thinking about great contemporary lyricists like Bob Dylan, Elton John, Jackson Browne, Billy Joel, or John Lennon, and realizing that America's youth will grow up singing "Them baggy sweat pants and Reeboks with the strap...She turned around and gave that big booty a smack...She hit the floor...Next thing you know...Shorty got low low low low low low low" *smh*
Today in rock history... 1963, The first ___ ___ ___ took place over three days. The festival featured Joan Baez, Bob Dylan and Peter Paul and Mary. The 1967 ___ ___ ___ is remembered for the first major American appearances by Jimi Hendrix and The Who, as well as the first major public performances of Janis Joplin. (two different answers yet similar) 1964, Bob Dylan made his first major concert UK appearance when he played at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Dylan's 18-song set included the live debut of Mr. Tambourine Man. Dylan received a telegram from ___ ___ seeking a meeting which never materialized. 1967, Working at Abbey Road studios The Beatles began recording a new John Lennon song ‘__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __’. The song was not finished until November 1969. 1969, ___ ___ was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone Magazine, on sale for 35 Cents, (2/6). 1975, Elton John was awarded a Platinum Record for sales of a million copies of the LP '__ __ __ __ __ __ __', the first album ever to be certi ...
I'm absolutely blown away by what I'm hearing. Generally, I don't consider myself a fan of folk music, but Sixto Rodriguez's 1971 sophomore album, "Coming from Reality" is one of the best albums no one's ever heard. Rodriguez's lyrics are true Dylan-esque poetry. Many of the songs feature lush orchestration, and while some if it borders on melodramatic Phil Spector-like self-indulgence, I can forgive it as being simply a product of its time. "Sandrevan Lullaby/Lifestyles" is one of the most moving, haunting songs I've ever heard, while "Cause" is a song that Bob Dylan should be envious of. Lastly, I've got to mention the catchy mid-tempo bluesy rocker, "Heikki's Suburbia Bus Tour" which sounds like a song John Lennon could have written around the time of the White Album! 8-)
Music History For 10th May 1960, The Silver Beetles (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe, and Tommy Moore) auditioned for promoter Larry Parnes and singer Billy Fury for a job as Fury's backing group. Parnes was also looking for backing groups for his lesser-known acts, and The Silver Beetles were selected as backing group for singer Johnny Gentle's upcoming tour of Scotland. The group had changed its name from 'The Beatals' to 'The Silver Beetles' after Brian Casser (of Cass and the Cassanovas) remarked that the name 'Beatals' was "ridiculous". He suggested they use the name 'Long John and the Silver Beetles', but John Lennon refused to be referred to as 'Long John'. 1963, The Rolling Stones recorded the Chuck Berry song 'Come On', at Olympic Studios, London. This the bands first release was issued on the 7th June 1963 by Decca Records. 1964, Bob Dylan arrived in Britain for his first major UK tour including a show at London's Royal Festival Hall on the 17th of this month. 1965 ...
Miles Davis, Gil Scott Heron, John Lennon, Van Morrison, and number one with a bullet Bob Dylan
Aimee and I just saw Curtis Stigers with the RPO Pops. Amazing night. Standards and originals. Plus compositions from Richard Thompson, Joe Jackson, Tom Waits, Steve Earle, Neil Finn, Bob Dylan and John Lennon. John Snieder killed it with Curtis's Band and the RPO.
FIRST LETTER TO OBAMA Dear president Barack Obama Since you have been watching my posts, my mails, my cameras, and other things that doesn’t matter now, we can call each other without formalities. As you have spying my ordinary life, I thought this could be the opportunity to talk to you. I apologize for the words written next: Osama, bomb, explosion, killing terrorism, Al Qaeda, they’re over there just to assure this words will come directly to your hands. First of all, I would like to say that I’m a big fan of America: Woody Allen, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane, Alan Parker, Robert de Niro, John Lennon, Leonard Cohen, Arthur Miller, Michael Jackson, Malcom X, Bob Dylan, Steven Spielberg, Stanley Kubrick, Nick Hornby, the Cohen Brothers, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Gene Kelly, John Coltrane, Alan Parker, Spike Lee, Charles Bukowski, Leonard Bernstein, Robert de Niro, The Wooster Group, John Lennon, Eugene O’Neill, Coen Brothers, James P. Carse, Arthur Miller, Jackson *** Living Theatre, Cha ...
Crazy what kind of great stories you come across while talking to someone you randomly meet.Walked in visionary optical after flipping out over a pair of John Lennon glasses. This older man named Havey helped me as soon as I was by the display. While I was trying out the glasses I told him that I am a huge fan of John Lennon, he said. " I actually owned the eyes wear shop where I met John and prescribed his glasses. He came up to me and introduced himself and yoko..." he stops to reminisce "He was easy to get along with, and very near sighted." he also added "John took me to eat with him and Yoko after his appointment.the guy love tempura! " great guy to talk with and great to hear what he remembered about john...the funny thing he said before I left, " The funny thing is.I'm more of a Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan fan" lol
HPU Department of Communication presents The Hawaii sneak premier Rock 'N' Roll Exposed: The Photography of Bob Gruen From Led Zeppelin to The Rolling Stones, Elvis to Madonna, Bob Dylan to Bob Marley, John Lennon to Johnny Rotten, the world's foremost rock 'n' roll photographer, Bob Gruen, has captured half a century of music through the eye of a lens. In this landmark documentary, Grammy(R) award-winning filmmaker Don Letts explores Bob's life and work as he opens up his amazing archives on film for the very first time. Featuring interviews with Bob's friends Yoko Ono, Iggy Pop, Green Day, Alice Cooper, Tommy Ramone, Debbie Harry and many more. Followed by a Q&A with Bob Gruen. Monday, April 7, 5:15pm, UB 212 Sponsored by the HPU Student Activity Fee For more information, please contact the Dept. of Communication at (808) 543-8044 or communication
The Beatles in 1965 - John Lennon's Best Original Songs of '65 Including "Help!" & "In My Life" While all of the songs that John Lennon and/or Paul Mccartney wrote were credited to Lennon/McCartney, the truth is that most of their songs were written mainly by one or the other. What follows are the best songs (in my opinion) that The Beatles recorded in 1965 which were written by Lennon. "Ticket To Ride" was a remarkable song to be released as a single in April 1965. It had a sound which was more "heavy" than people were used to hearing at that time. It had a new "emotional weight" to it that previous Beatles songs mostly lacked. The press at the time even called it "uncommercial" although it did go to in both the UK and the US (as did everything else The Beatles released at this time.) "You've Got To Hide Your Love Away" is another example of the growing maturity and expanding sound of The Beatles (and Lennon in particular.) This is probably the most "Bob Dylan-esque" song The Beatles ever recorded, Dylan ...
Well Matthew, It didn't take quite 15 days and then not much more than 15 minutes. Fifteen guitar players who inspired me: (For tagged, 15 players 15 friends tagged including sender). 1. Marc Cristi - "brother" and personal inspiration and fan club 2. Jose Feliciano - Lite my Fire 3. Cat Stevens - Style and composition 4. Richie Havens - Go figure 5. Bob Dylan - Songwriting 6. John Lennon - "imagine" 7. Pete Seeger - the joy of playing and singing 8. Roy Clark - not to be musically prejudiced 9. James Taylor - Singable songs 10. Carlos Santana - First names is about all we will ever match 11. B.B. King - There's the blues 12. Gordon Lightfoot - Songwriting 13. Joni Mitchell - Songwriting and her guitar can really ring out 14. Guy Clark - Being as good of a person as musician 15. (tie) Johnny Cash and Jimi Hendrix - Bringing in the dark side
Born today in 1943: George Harrison, lead guitarist for The Beatles. Although John Lennon and Paul Mccartney were the band's primary songwriters, most of their albums included at least one Harrison composition, including "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", "Here Comes the Sun" and "Something", which became the Beatles' second-most-covered song. Harrison's earliest musical influences included Big Bill Broonzy, George Formby and Django Reinhardt; Chet Atkins, Chuck Berry and Ry Cooder were significant later influences. By 1965 he had begun to lead the Beatles into folk rock through his interest in the Byrds and Bob Dylan, and towards Indian Classical Music through his use of the sitar on "Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)". After the band's break-up in 1970, Harrison released the triple album All Things Must Pass, from which two hit singles originated. He also organized the 1971 Concert for Bangladesh with Ravi Shankar, a precursor for later benefit concerts such as Live Aid. Harrison was a music and film pr ...
Found on Craigslist today: FOR SALE: Good strong lyrics about realty, life, love + hate. By a crafted musician / lyric composer circa: 1975 - 1995. I have over 500 songs written on napkins, order forms, yellow pad and t-shirts... All are for sale, the entire collection goes for $100.00. This is for all hard copy lyrics and poetry. You get the original documents that have been in hermetically sealed, wrapped in a carbon based alloy and Reynolds saran wrap to keep the freshness in and the pirates out. Storage was provided by Armor Security Division of Alcoa. Literary and Lyrical Influences: Aldous Huxley, Jim Morrison, Ray Davies, Bob Dylan, Cole Porter, Ira Gershwin, John Lennon, Chrissie Hynde, *** Jagger, Paul Simon, Morrissey, LLCoolJ, Chuck D, Sly Stone, Bowie, Tom Waits, George Clinton and Elvis Costello.
February 20th. 1991: Bob Dylan & John Lennon received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award at the 33rd Grammy...
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Bands that passed on playing at Woodstock Declined invitations and missed connections Bob Dylan, in whose "backyard" the festival was held, was never in serious negotiation. Instead, Dylan signed in mid-July to play the Isle of Wight Festival of Music, on August 31. Dylan set sail for England on Queen Elizabeth 2 on August 15, the day the Woodstock Festival started. His son was injured by a cabin door and the family disembarked. Dylan, with his wife Sara, flew to England the following week. Dylan had been unhappy about the number of hippies piling up outside his house in the nearby town of Woodstock.[31] The Beatles/John Lennon:[32] There are two scenarios as to why The Beatles did not perform. The first is that promoters contacted John Lennon to discuss a Beatles performance at Woodstock, and Lennon said that the Beatles would not play unless there was also a spot at the festival for Yoko Ono's Plastic Ono Band, whereupon he was turned down.[33][unreliable source?] The website claims the more likely expl ...
By the mind of Bob Dylan, way of life John Lennon, and mystical things from Jim Morrison, wise words from Leo… —
Births 1892: Eddie Cantor 1921: Mario Lanza 1923: Carol Channing 1928: Chuck Willis 1944: Charlie Musselwhite 1946: Terry Kath (Chicago) 1951: Harry Wayne Casey (KC and the Sunshine Band), Phil Manzanera (Roxy Music) Deaths 1970: Slim Harpo 1978: Greg Herbert (Blood Sweat and Tears) 1985: Barbara Cowsill (The Cowsills) Events 1956: Elvis Presley signs with the William Morris Agency in order to make himself available to film studios. 1959: Just three days before their death in a plane crash, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper play the Armory in Duluth, MN. In attendance: a seventeen-year-old Robert Zimmerman, who would be inspired to become a musician by this performance. We now know him as Bob Dylan. 1961: NBC airs the Bobby Darin And Friends television special, originally meant as a pilot for a weekly variety series. 1963: A seventeen-year-old Neil Young makes his stage debut at a country club in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 1967: While in Sevenoaks, Kent, England, John Lennon visits an antiqu ...
Birthday Marine Band 1896 118 years ago, on 30th January 1896, HOHNER’s MARINE BAND harmonica has been officially registered the very first time. Since then it has written Music History. Virtually all founding fathers of Blues music have played this legendary instrument. Iconic artist like Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Little Walter or Neil Young have used the Marine Band for many decades. Until today the Marine Band is one of HOHNER’s most popular harmonicas, the source of inspiration for millions of artists. What are the most special moments you ever had with the Marine Band?
Pete Seeger, the legendary folk pioneer, civil rights champion, social activist, environmentalist, and much, much more passed away last night in New York City. He was 94 years old. Seeger was a titan both inside the music industry and outside of it, during a career that began in 1939 and continued until this year. Writer or co-writer of such songs as "Where Have All The Flowers Gone?," 'If I Had A Hammer," and "Turn, Turn, Turn," Seeger was one of the most important and iconic musicians who ever lived. As Seeger's friend John W. Whitehead wrote in the Huffington Post while remembering him today: "Long before the Beatles or the Rolling Stones, Jim Hendrix or Bob Dylan, there was Pete Seeger, a lone ranger fighting injustice with little more than a five-string banjo in hand and a gift for putting words to music. Unarguably one of the most important musical influences of the 20th century, Seeger helped to lay the foundation for American protest music, singing out about the plight of everyday working folks an ...
No.two hundred albums in and Led Zeppelin has yet to make the list... But neither has Cream! I know, I shouldn't be all negative, so I won't be. I've been leaving all of my teeny bopper music off...which may be a touch unfair. ZoSo contained one of best songs ever written. When I started listening to the radio, I'd hear it again, and call it "that song". It took a while to figure out what it was called, and who sang it. So I went to see "the Song remains the Same", & turns out Led Zeppelin was the scuzziest rock band I've ever seen in my life. Then i turned 14. 201. Led Zeppelin - Houses of the Holy. 202. Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark. 203. Led Zeppelin - ZoSo (contains "that" song) 204. John Lennon - Imagine. 205. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin III. 206. Bob Dylan - Slow Train Coming. 207. Peter Paul and Mary - Greatest Hits. 208. The Jam - Setting Sons. 209. The Police - Regatta De Blanc. 210. Bob Seger - Night Moves. 211. Peter Frampton - Frampton Comes Alive. 212. Yardbirds - Five L ...
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Along with our original tunes, we'll be putting our (un)usual stamp onto songs by John Hiatt, Talking Heads, Steeleye Span, Radiohead, Bob Dylan, The Specials, Grateful Dead, The Police, Roxy Music, John Lennon, The Animals, and The Rolling Stones. New Rock And Reggae Roll Wave, indeed. Come on out to 1919 tomorrow night and enjoy yourself! Hope to see you there. Charm City Reactors / Reactors MLC's photo.
The anniversary of John Lennon's death has me thinking; how many 60s icons are still alive? ( I don't mean pop stars; I know Peter Noone and Donovan are still alive) I can think of: Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Wavy Gravy, Ram Dass, Brian Wilson, (Yes, the Beachboys were awesome) the remaining Beatles, the remaining Grateful Dead, Joni Mitchell, Joe Cocker, Country Joe McDonald, Angela Davis, Ray Davies, Eric Burden, Gloria Steinem, Grace Slick, Leonard Cohen, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Gary Snyder, Ken Babbs, Paul Krassner, Robert Hunter, and many more. Help me out here; Who else is still with us?
December 6th: On this Day 1949, American blues artist, Leadbelly died. Huddie William Ledbetter wrote many songs including 'Goodnight Irene', ‘Cotton Fields’, 'The Rock Island Line', and ‘The Midnight Special'. Leadbelly was jailed several times for fights and knife related incidents, he was once jailed for shooting a man dead during an argument over a woman. 1961, John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, George Harrison, and Pete Best met with Brian Epstein for further discussions about his proposal to manage them. Epstein wanted 25% of their gross fees each week. He promises that their bookings will be better organised, more prestigious, and will expand beyond the Liverpool area. He also promises that they will never again play for less than £15, except for Cavern lunchtime sessions, for which he will get their fee doubled to ten pounds. Lennon, as leader of The Beatles, accepts on their behalf. 1962, During sessions for the 'Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan' album, Dylan recorded 'A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall' and ve ...
Tips & Warnings Sign up for voice lessons with a professional voice teacher. You may already have a great vocal sound and style, but a skilled teacher will show you how to breathe correctly when singing and improve your technique, helping protect your vocal cords from damage. Commit to a healthy lifestyle to help preserve your voice for the long haul. Avoid smoking and excessive caffeine consumption, as these wreak havoc on your vocal cords. Don't be afraid of having your personality show in your vocals. Being a great technical singer is not everything. There have been great vocalists (John Lennon and Bob Dylan are prime examples) who may not have been technically sound, but whose personal style and conviction helped them put over a song like no other. Attitude is important. Don't equate becoming a great singer with financial success. The music business has no shortage of extremely gifted singers struggling to make ends meet. Be sure that you're aiming to be a great singer for artistic reasons rather than ...
Since I have been a metalhead, 2 or so years have passed, I have listened to 100s of bands and 100s of vocalists. I like pure clean vocalists like Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Freddy Mercury, Ozzy, Robert Plant, and also the growlers like Randy Blythe, Johan Hegg, Nergal, Angela Gossow, and our black metal screamers like Abbath, Gaahl, Shagrath, and also the poweful voices of Lemmy, James Hetfield, Tom Araya, Dave Mustain, Paul Baloff, and many other vocalists. But this man, Ronnie James Dio! He had the most unique voice quality. A different kind of energy and power he had and never ever I have heard him singing a bit odd. I mean, you just get hypnotized while listening to him. He was one of a kind. No other singer you can find singing like him. Sometimes if I'm listening to some new band or any new song I get confused depicting the vocalists but Dio had its own voice quality. It was clean, heavy, powerful and aggressive! And he was also a great lyricist! True heavy metal man we can say. Wish you were alive...
... Back in the day, Nov. 28th: 1929, Born on this day, Berry Gordy, founder of Motown Records, former boxer, composer, (wrote Jackie Wilson's 'Reet Petit'). 1962, Born on this day, Matt Cameron, drummer with Soundgarden, who joined Pearl Jam in 1998. At the age of thirteen, he and some friends played in a cover band called Kiss, however, after a letter from the management of the rather better-known band Kiss, threatening the boys with legal action, they called it a day. 1968, On their first North American tour, Deep Purple played the first of four nights at the Fillmore West in San Francisco, California. 1970, Bob Dylan’s 11th studio album New Morning was on the UK charts, his 6th UK No.1. The album featured 'If Not For You' which was recorded by both George Harrison (on his 1970 album All Things Must Pass), and became the title track for Olivia Newton-John's 1971 debut album. 1974, John Lennon made his last ever concert appearance when he joined Elton John on stage at Madison Square Gardens in New Yor ...
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November 25 was a day for musical debuts, goodbyes and reunions. The Jimi Hendrix Experience headlined for the first time in the United Kingdom in an appearance at the Bag O' Nails club at 9 Kingly Street in the Soho section of London on that date in 1966. The audience members included John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Pete Townshend and Jimmy Page. At Royal Albert Hall in London on November 25, 1968, Cream performed for the last time. As the band members finished playing "I'm So Glad" and left the stage, the frenzied crowd chanted "God save the Cream." BBC television recorded and broadcast the performance as a documentary, which subsequently was released on a DVD titled "Farewell Concert." On that Thanksgiving Day in 1976 at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco, promoter Bill Graham staged the final concert by the Band, with a stellar roster of guest performers who included Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Ringo Starr, Stephen Stills, Paul Butterfield, Muddy Waters, Eri ...
1968 - Cream perform the first of two farewell shows at London’s Royal Albert Hall. 1969 - John Lennon returns his MBE (Member of the British Empire). “I am returning this MBE in protest against Britain's involvement in the Nigeria-Biafra thing, against our support of America in Vietnam, and against “Cold Turkey” slipping down the charts.” 1971 - The surviving Doors tell Rolling Stone Magazine they plan to continue despite lead singer Jim Morrison’s death earlier in the year. But they are only able to produce two lackluster albums before pulling the plug. 1972 - Mark Duane Morton, lead guitarist for Lamb Of God, has a birthday. 1976 - “The Last Waltz,” The Band’s Thanksgiving Day farewell concert before splitting (for the first time), is at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. Filmed by director Martin Scorsese, the concert also features Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Van Morrison, Neil Young and even Ringo Starr. 1978 - The Cars’ "My Best Friend’s Girl" is the first commercially rele ...
"It is a great challenge to be absorbed in love and kindness all the time and yet that is the very journey we are on. When we overcome the ego; love and kindness flow naturally. Where to begin? Serve others before you serve your self. Do something kind and generous for another person. If that is difficult, serve an animal. If that is difficult, serve a plant. Give it water. As Bob Dylan sang, "You've Got To Serve Somebody". I'm pretty sure he had is eyes set on Christ but isn't Christ in us all and the light of all creation? Isn't that the Divine Truth of all religion? The Light in me is the Light in you. John Lennon sang, "I am you as you are me". Dylan said "It might be the Devil or it might be the Lord" In Vedic symbolism, the ego is the devil and Pure Consciousness is the Lord. So, who are you going to serve? Perhaps its best to start with a plant and work your way up and out until you serve all of creation. May we all dig deeper and love just a little bit more." - Dr. Marc Halpern, Author of Healing ...
I love that John Lennon and Bob Dylan get the credit they do but this guy created the beast Rock And Roll and at 87 is still doing it, he deserves so much more attention and credit than he gets!!
Robin Thicke actually compares himself to John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen? That's just deplorable. In case you didn't know Robin Thicke plays that one song "good girl I know you want it blah brah brah." It's okay if you've listened to that song loudly in your car almost blowing your speakers out.. We all do stupid stuff, it's okay. We live and we learn.
Even though the year isn't over I just wanted to comment on how insane it has been! This year I have produced, engineered, played on or mixed records that have been worked on by: Mitch Easter (REM, Wilco, Ben Folds Five) Ted Comerford (Alternate Routes, Jukebox The Ghost) Greg Calbi (Bon Iver, Bob Dylan, John Lennon) Dave Collins (Weezer, Linkin Park, Avett Brothers) Jack Puig (U2, Lady Gaga, Goo Goo Dolls) Rich Stine (Mark Ballas, Against Grace) and many more. I have also had the privilege of producing, mixing or engineering (or all of the above) some of the finest records I've worked on this year: Bridgette C & The Good Love Kaylan Silent Old Mtns Heavy Lights Taylor Batton Jamie Boyd HoneyHound Dillion Peralta Chloe Antulov Matthew Martin & The Restless Weary Affection For Reality Basswood And I know there are more and I am sorry if I forgot to name you!!! But thank you all so much for keeping me busy and thanks for the fantastic jams you let me work on! Take Care, MC
Legendary New York City DJ Dave Herman arrested for arranging drunken tryst with 7-year-old in Virgin Islands by Scott Kaufman Dave Herman, the legendary New York morning radio host, was charged on Thursday with trying to lure a 7-year-old girl to the U.S. Virgin Islands for sex. He was arrested at the St. Croix airport, where he was expecting to meet the girl and her mother after their flight from New York and take them to his vacation home. The longtime host of “The Dave Herman Rock And Roll Morning Show” on WNEW-FM who had once interviewed John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, and considered George Harrison a personal friend, is charged with having chatted online with a woman, “Kris,” he believed to be the mother of a 6-year-old named “Lexi.” “Kris” was actually a Homeland Security officer. “Age 6 is the perfect time to start her being loved that way,” he alleged told “Kris.” “I find girls that age incredibly sexy, soft, and their innocence is also a huge turn on for me. ...
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Robin Thicke believes he is 'blue-eyed soul' like John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.
October 11, 2003 - The July, 1954 studio session for Elvis Presley's debut single "That's All Right" was voted the most pivotal moment in Rock history by Mojo magazine readers. Bob Dylan's switch from acoustic to electric guitars in 1965 came second, ahead of the release of The Clash's debut single "White Riot" in 1977. The Beatles first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964 was fourth and The Rolling Stones' release of "Jumpin' Jack Flash" placed fifth. Releases and performances by Jimi Hendrix, Neil Young, John Lennon and Led Zeppelin were also included in the Top 10.
October 9, 1971 John Lennon celebrates his 31st birthday at Yoko Ono's This Is Not Here exhibition at the Everson Art Museum in Syracuse, New York. Ringo Starr, Phil Spector, Bob Dylan, Frank Zappa and a host of Hollywood actors also stopped by to view Yoko's first major art show.
John Lennon may have been a great songwriter But he's not better than bob Dylan In my opinion Bob Dylan songwriter is deeper poetics And his storytelling is sometimes beyond comprehension So I'm sorry not sorry Dylan Ill even go as far as to say he is better than Lennon/ McCartney Combined
"When you tell somebody your dreams and hopes you better make sure they love you like a brother or your dreams and hopes probably won't come true." - Bob Dylan photos of Bob Dylan & John Lennon
On this day Henry lV became king in 1399, Wm Wrigley chewing gum founder born, Babe Ruth hit 60th homer to break his own season record. 1st televised World Series 1947; Brooklyn Dodgers vs. Yankees, Cheers tv show 1st aired. 1988 John Lennon got his star on walk of fame, 1991 Liza Minnelli did. Albums were released on this date by Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr and Party Lifeless. Roy Orbison recorded a live concert with a great ensamble of rock stars, a great show to watch called "A Black & White Night Live"
Today in Rock History - September 30 1917 - Jazz drummer, Buddy Rich, was born today. 1933 - Soul singer and mother of Whitney Houston, Cissy Houston, is born today. 1947 - Guitarist and vocalist for T. Rex, Marc Bolan, was born today. 1955 - Actor, James Dean, who influenced and inspired countless rockers, died today. 1964 - Goo Goo Dolls’ bassist, Robby Takac, is born today. 1977 - Stone City Attractions presents Yes and Donovan at the Taylor Country Coliseum in Abilene, Texas. 1981 - Stone City Attractions presents Riot at Cardi’s Club in Dallas, Texas. 1988 - John Lennon receives his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 1988 - Stone City Attractions presents King Diamond and Flotsam & Jetsam at the Sunken Garden Theatre in San Antonio, Texas. 1995 - Stone City Attractions presents Van Halen at South Park Meadows in Austin, Texas. 1997 - Bob Dylan releases his 30th studio album, “Time Out of Mind”. 1997 - Fleetwood Mac’s reunion show at the Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, N.J., ...
This Day in Rock... 1960 – Joan Jett is born in Philadelphia. 1962 – Bob Dylan plays Carnegie Hall as part of an all-star hootenanny. Legend says he unveils his song “Ballad of Hollis Brown” at this show. 1965 – Grace Slick makes her singing debut with San Francisco’s Great Society in North Beach, Calif. 1965 – The Who kick off their Scandinavian tour by mostly kicking one another in Copenhagen. Roger Daltrey is nearly thrown out of the band after punching Keith Moon. 1965 – The Supremes make studio recording of “I Hear a Symphony.” The song tops Chart Toppers’s Hot 100 for two weeks in November. 1967 – Filming their Magical Mystery Tour, the Beatles shoot the scene in which Ringo gets his tickets from John Lennon. The band also appears on the cover of today’s issue of Time magazine. 1967 – No. 1 Chart Toppers Pop Hit: “The Letter,” The Box Tops. 1980 – John Lennon signs a new record deal with Geffen Records as he prepares to release Double Fantasy, his first album of new ...
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"THE WISEST MEN FOLLOW THEIR OWN DIRECTION." - Euripides What did Thomas Edison, Vincent Van Gogh, Maya Angelou, Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Steve Jobs, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Jimi Hendrix, Albert Einstein, Abraham Lincoln and Malcolm X all have in common? What's shared by all of them- and key for many who we call "gifted" or "genius" is that their learning was highly self-directed. They didn't develop their most critical skills in schools, much of what they learned did not come directly from teachers, and wasn't measured by standardized test scores. Yet they were exceptional learners, who learned by imitation and absorption from talented people who went before them, then applied themselves tirelessly to what motivated and interested them. Steve Jobs went to college and quit after 6 months, though he stuck around the campus and took classes that interested him for awhile longer. Much that he learned after that came from work experience, independent study, collaboration with others and his own self-direct ...
I take that back. Bob Dylan singing about John Lennon is the one.
musically, who would you compare yourself to? John Lennon, Neil Young, Noel Gallagher, Bob Dylan?
LENNON IN A TAXI WITH DYLAN. A rare photo of John Lennon and Bob Dylan sharing a taxi in London in 1966.
T.S. Eliot, John Lennon, and Bob Dylan: Masters of Allusion, or Plagiarists? via
I heard something on the radio the other day, about a rock 'n roll "all-star team". The idea is simple: select your favorite musicians to fill each spot in a "supergroup". (Although I believe the best groups are made from a unique combination of artists that together, are greater than the sum of their parts; I'll play along...) *** Jagger-- VOCALS, harmonica, guitar, keyboards. (Active: 1961 - Present.) English singer, songwriter, frontman, and entertainer extraordinaire. Bob Dylan-- GUITAR, vocals, harmonica, keyboards. (1961 - Present.) The greatest American singer/songwriter of all-time. Period. Jimi Hendrix-- LEAD GUITAR, vocals. (1963 - 1970.) Legendary American musician & bandleader who revolutionized the role of electric guitar in popular music. RIP. Paul Mccartney-- BASS, vocals, guitar, keyboards, drums. (1957 - Present.) Ex-Beatle and one half (with John Lennon) of the greatest songwriting duo ever. [McCartney was also a "member" of Rolling Stone Magazine's 1969 hoax-supergroup, " The Masked Ma ...
PLAYBOARD MAGAZINE Vancouver, B.C Summer 2013 Can you remember what you felt when you first heard John Lennon sing “Imagine” ... or where you were when you first danced to the music of the Bee Gees? Cruisin’ with the Boomers will transport you back to relive those memories and many more, through an evening of classic songs that powerfully evoke the spirit of the 1960s and 1970s. A colorful tapestry of popular music ranging from one end of a decade to another and encompassing many different genres, this new musical revue includes chart toppers by David Bowie, The Beatles, Carole King, Bob Dylan, The Doors, The Righteous Brothers, BB King, Elton John, Disco and Motown Medleys, Woodstock and more. Initiated, produced and directed by Voni Grindler, and written by Voni Grindler and Andy Thoma, Cruisin’ with the Boomers features the many talents of Joani Bye, Linda Kidder, Oliver Conway, Dave Pickell, Peter Padden and Tim Porter. All Vancouver based veterans of BC’s music scene, these charismatic, ve ...
Just wanted to take a minute to thank Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, David Crosby, Graham Nash, Stephen Stills, John Ringer, John Prine, Roger McGuinn, Mary McCaslin, Smokey Robinson, Danny O'Keefe, Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel, Donovan, Randy Newman, James Taylor, Cat Stevens, John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Van Morrison, Roy Orbison, Gordon Lightfoot, Tracy Chapman, Elvis Presley, Carly Simon, Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Bob Wills, Tex Ritter, and Townes Van Zandt for all of the wonderful songs you wrote, that play on the soundtrack of my soul enough to come out my fingers and mouth. You have all blessed my life immeasurably.
THIS OR THAT (classic rock version) 1: Touch Roger Daltrey or Robert Plant's hair? 2: Dancing in the street with *** Jagger or David Bowie? 3: Egg houses with the Doors or go on a panty raid with Pink Floyd? 4: Vacuum with Freddie Mercury in drag or have a photo shoot with Keith Moon in drag? 5: Spend a night in jail with Keith Richards or Jim Morrison? 6: Kiss Ringo Starr's nose or Pete Townshend's nose? 7: Trip acid with Jimi Hendrix or Syd Barrett? 8: Spend your afternoon trying to make Bob Dylan or Morrissey smile? 9: Have a sleepover with Lou Reed and Iggy Pop or David Bowie and Marc Bolan? 10: Be sung to sleep by the Mamas & the Papas or the Beach Boys? 11: Crash a Sweet 16 with Nirvana or have an anti-prom with Radiohead? 12: Feel Frank Zappa's mustache or David Gilmour's hair? 13: Have a water balloon fight with the Who or a snowball fight with the Beatles? 14: What the sunrise with Art Garfunkel or watch the sunset with Paul Simon? 15: Babysit for John Lennon or David Gilmour? 16: Tear down a wa ...
Tour WAKY Week in Rock History features Bill Haley and the Comets with over 3 million records sold in 13 months in 1955. The Marcels on American Bandstand in 1961. John Lennon and Paul Mccartney writing a hit in a hotel room in 1963 and the Fab-4 releasing a new album in 1964 while the Stones release a new single. The Byrds cover of a Bob Dylan song at in 1965. Tommy James & the Shondells and John Denver breaking into the top 40 in 1971 and Sonny and Cher's divorce in 1975. Hear it all at 6:35 on WAKY Radio.
The best collection of musicians to make an album was The Masked Marauders. A super group of the era's leading Rock And Roll musicians, including Bob Dylan, *** Jagger, John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Jeff Beck, Paul Mccartney and others. I saw them live !
Apple’s Think Different campaign got it right when they put the spotlight on a group of “misfits” in 1997 to prove those who accomplish big things, share a trait. But what exactly did Albert Einstein, Bob Dylan, Martin Luther King, Jr., Richard Branson, John Lennon and Muhammad Ali all have in comm...
Brian Wilson is one of my heros. Right up there with John Lennon, Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Jim Morrison. Happy 71st birthday Brian!
We are now open for the day. Sorry. My car would not start and I had to make other arrangements to get here. Just in used lps from Aretha Franklin, Sly & Robbie, David Bowie Van Morrision, Ian Hunter, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Psychedelic Furs, Boston, The Producers, Tom Petty, Hank Williams, Billie Holiday, Led Zeppelin, several old Blues compilations, John Lennon, Otis Redding, Queen, Rush, Roxy Music, Janis Joplin, Dire Straits plus others.
I wish people would stop idolizing celebrities. John Lennon was abusive to his children and unfaithful to his women. Jimi Hendrix was a violent drunk. Steve Jobs once denied paternity of his daughter and forced the mother to live on welfare. Bob Dylan is socially retarded, like an ornery Mr. Bean. Appreciate people for their work, but please, stop putting them on a pedestal. Chances are that they are normal, imperfect human beings like the rest of us, but unless we know them on a personal level it is silly to be attached to anything but their work, or art, or whatever it is they do.
Fun question! Here's my list: John Lennon, Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Cormac Mccarthy, Janis Joplin, Mark Twain, Tom Waits, William Faulkner (I know, that's nine people. I have extra chairs at my table.)
I'm doing guest registration for orientation and the two "samples" registered were John Lennon and Bob Dylan
6/9 This day in music. 1964, During an evening session Bob Dylan recorded Mr. Tambourine Man at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City. This was the first session for the Another Side Of Bob Dylan, which saw Dylan recording fourteen original compositions that night. The Byrds later recorded a version of Mr. Tambourine Man that was released as their first single and reached No.1 on both the US & UK Chart. The Byrds' recording of the song was influential in initiating the musical subgenre of folk-rock, leading many contemporary bands to mimic its fusion of jangly guitars and intellectual lyrics in the wake of the single's success. 1964, 1967, Pink Floyd played two gigs in one day, the first at the College of Commerce in Hull, and then the UFO at The Blarney Club, Tottenham Court Road, London, England. 1972, Elvis Presley made entertainment history by performing 4 sold-out shows at New York's Madison Square Garden. George Harrison, John Lennon, David Bowie, Bob Dylan and Art Garfunkel were among music s ...
“Do do that voodoo that you do so well.” Sometimes I’ll see polls ranking the “greatest pop song writers of all time” and I’ll see names like Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Carole King, etc. They’re all good and have written some great songs, but Hello. Happy Birthday to the real “Greatest”, Cole Porter, 1891. Cole was born into relative wealth and as the only child, was constantly under the watch of mommy who taught him piano and violin. She frequently changed his birth year to make him look more precocious at recitals. He went to Yale and then Harvard where he attempted to study law. One of his professors took him aside and pointed him to the music building on campus and told him to go over there. When World War I broke out he went to Europe and joined the French Foreign Legion although there are some disputes about that. It is known that he had a portable piano designed that he could carry on his back and used it to entertain troops. After the war he stayed in Italy and lived a pre ...
6/6 This day in music... 1970, Syd Barrett played his first gig since leaving Pink Floyd at the Extravaganza 70, at London's Olympia Hall, England, backed by a band that included his old friend Floyd guitarist David Gilmour. Barrett baffled the audience (and his musicians) when he abruptly took off his guitar during the fourth number and walked off stage. 1970, 1971, John & Yoko jammed live on stage with Frank Zappa at The Filmore East in New York. Some of these recordings were released in 1972, on John Lennon's third post-Beatles album, Some Time in New York City. 1979, Def Leppard played at Crookes Workingman's Club in Sheffield. The gig was reviewed in UK music paper 'Sounds' and led to a recording contract with Phonogram Records. 1982, Tom Petty, Crosby Stills & Nash, Bob Dylan, Stevie Wonder, Stevie Nicks and Jackson Browne all appeared at The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California to a crowd of 85,000 fans at the six hour Peace Sunday, We Have A Dream antinuclear concert. Dylan was joined onstage with Joan ...
For the holiday weekend, Acoustic Storm is honoring Memorial Day with "theme" sets. Don't miss great acoustic tracks from Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, David Gilmour (Pink Floyd live in Poland!), John Lennon and a great "My Country Tis of Thee" Crosby, Nash and Michael Hedges. Bruce Springsteen is in the eye of the storm and host Jeff Parets has The Boss' acoustic demo for "Born in the USA." Tune in 95.7 FM THE RIDE Sunday at 8am and an encore at 9pm We salute those who serve, so you can enjoy THE RIDE.
Hey Beatle People: Meeting Number 100 of the Saturday will meet this Saturday @ 10am until 1pm...Its Saturday with the Beatles.This Memorial Day weekend we will present the Words and Music of John Lennon and George Harrison..Join the Saturday Club we meet @ 88.5 fm KCSN and KCSN .org. We will also pay tribute to Bob Dylan for his Birthday (Friday) George Harrison Style...Have a Happy Weekend with John Paul George Ringo Bob and a song or two for Ray from the DOORS.
We came across this video and had to share, simply because it's two of the biggest legends in Music History in their youth and on drugs. It's Bob Dylan and John Lennon sharing a cab in London, smoking and...
Dopestyler must be considered along side the likes of John Lennon and Bob Dylan as the all time greatest lyricists
Best lyricists of all-time would include: Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Nas, John Lennon, Leonard Cohen, Rodriguez, Stevie Wonder, & Paul Simon.
The song Bob Dylan wrote for John Lennon is touching. I'd write a song for my friend if they they passed away 2. Roll On John- Bob Dylan
Mother's is paying top $$$ for your used records! We're paying extra for the following artists: The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, Grateful Dead, The Doors, John Lennon & Frank Zappa.
In the 1960's when USA was launching a war with Vietnam, the Civil Liberties and Peace Movement emerged. Jimi Hendrix wrote "Machine Gun", Phil Ochs wrote "I ain't marching anymore", Bob Dylan wrote "Blowin in the Wind", John Lennon wrote "Give Peace a Chance." The Doors wrote "Unknown Soldier". There is a global crisis going on, a war of an unprecedented kind. The land, water, people...everyone and everything is under attack. The artists in this day and age Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, Taylor Swift...etc are singing about broken hearts and lost love. While Gangster Rap is preaching about *** thugs, drugs, violence." Louis Reil prophesied, "My people will sleep for 100 years, and when they awake, it will be the artists who give them back their spirits." I don't think he was talking about Dr. Dre or Britney Spears. What the world needs is a musical revolution.
OK here goes--- my semi annual rant--- Friends, you have heard me say that you can learn a lot about history from listening to folk music. This is true. AND, folk music has raised awareness of issues and even helped to generate change. Examples: Billie Holliday- (strange fruit), Phil Ochs-- small circle of friends, Peter Paul and Mary--If I had a Hammer, Bob Dylan-- blowing in the wind, Coven--One tin solider, John Lennon -- Give Peace a chance and too many to mention here. Well we have issues today that need some foot stompin' heart stirring music... but where is it? Where's the song for Love Who You Want-- for Ending the Wars in the middle east, for Saving the Planet? And, maybe we need to rewrite some of the old one to reflect todays' needs--- Like telling our government we actually want them to WORK for a living? Let's try this---(Thank you John and Yoko) "All we are saying... is get off your *** "
Poor Bo's Almanac for 2.19.13: 1940: William 'Smokey' Robinson was born in Detroit. 1964: A British company shipped a half ton of Beatle wigs to America. A reporter asked John Lennon how he felt about teens imitating them. Lennon replied, "They're not imitating us because we don't wear Beatle wigs." 1969: Johnny Cash heard Shel Silversteins's " A Boy Named Sue' at a songwriters party. Also attending were Graham Nash, Bob Dylan, Kris Kristoffererson & Joni Mitchell. 1972: Paul Mccartney released 'Give Ireland Back To The Irish' it was immediately banned by the BBC. Good day to mow, write, travel for pleasure.
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1965, Pye Records announced that they'd signed 'the British Bob Dylan', when they added Donovan to the label. The Scottish singer-songwriter produced a series of hit albums and singles between 1965 and 1970 and became a friend of leading pop musicians including Joan Baez, Brian Jones, and The Beatles. He influenced John Lennon when he taught him a finger-picking guitar style in 1968.
had to chose one person off a list of 16 to write a paper on for my history class. I was having a hard time chosing so I chose Gloria Steinem simply because she has the same name as one of my horses. (Others on the list were Walt Disney, Bob Dylan, James Bond, Dalai Lama, Rosa Parks, John Lennon...)
We do this.We do that. We do rock.We do rap. We do jazz. We do funk and then classical. With The Clash and Outkast,back to Johhny Cash splash of Black Thought and A Tribe Called Quest Les from Primus, Mos Def and Kweli. Zeppelin, Onyx, Beck and Chuck D feelin of Bob Dylan,hints of John Lennon mixed with a bit of Pimp C and Bun B. Gnarly in my heart and parts of Charlie Parker Mozart's art and all of Sean Carter Bjork to Thom Yorke. Europe to New York Morrison of the Doors,Morrissey and Too $hort In short,the list is long and just goes on,yall. Re Cyclops, we unstoppable.
What happened in 1980? Post It Notes are introduced by 3-M. John Lennon is assassinated by Mark David Chapman. RU-486 the abortion pill is released in France. CNN is launched for the first time. Richard Pryor gets badly burned trying to freebase cocaine. Saddam Hussein launches war against Iran for close to a decade over oil rights. Brook Shields whispers "You know what comes between me and my Calvin's? Nothing." The ad was banned. Black & Hispanic Barbie are introduced. Led Zeppelins drummer, John Bonham, dies of asphyxiation after drinking binge. Bob Dylan becomes a born again Christian. Kurtis Blow is the first hip-hop artist to appear on national television. He performs "The Break" on Soul Train in October. Ordinary People wins Oscar for Best Movie. Empire Strikes Back grosses 290 million at the box office. Security around this movie was so tight that George Lucas had the character of Darth Vader give fake ending to movie - "Obi Wan Kenobi is your father", and later dubbed it to be "I am your father". ...
Bob Marley was the Third World's first pop superstar. He was the man who introduced the world to the mystic power of reggae. He was a true rocker at heart, and as a songwriter, he brought the lyrical force of Bob Dylan, the personal charisma of John Lennon, and the essential vocal stylings of Smokey Robinson into one voice. — Jann Wenner, at Marley's 1994 posthumous induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame! WHAT WOULD A JOHN LENNON INSPIRED TRIBUTE TO MARLEY SOUND LIKE?
It seems to me that in almost two generations, rap has never produced a songwriting talent on the order of a Stevie Wonder, John Lennon, Prince, Bob Dylan, or even Carole King. Am I right? And if so, why is that?
Justin Bieber fans: OMGZZZ Justin Bieber iz a musical genius! Michael Jackson: lol Jared Leto: lol Tom DeLonge: lol Mark Hoppus: lol Travis Barker: lol Kurt Cobain: lol Axl Rose: lol Bob Marley: lol Bono Vox: lol Billie Joe Armstrong: lol Dave Grohl: lol Paul Mccartney: lol John Lennon: lol Elton John: lol David Bowie: lol Synyster Gates: lol M. Shadows: lol Johnny Christ: lol Frank Sinatra: lol Joey Ramone: lol Dave Mustaine: lol James Hetfield: lol Corey Taylor: lol Michael Vampire: LoL Philip Kross: lol Aaron Graves: lol Dj Black: lol Andy Six: lol Jake Pitts: lol Jinxx: lol Ashley Purdy: lol Christian Coma: lol Danny Jones: lol Tom Fletcher: lol Dougie Poynter: lol Harry Judd: lol Mark Foster: lol Bob Dylan: lol Spencer Smith : lol Brendon Urie: lol Adam Young: lol Roger Daltrey: lol Pete Townshend: lol Keith Moon: lol John Entwistle: lol Robert Plant: lol John Paul Jones: lol Jimmy Page: lol John Bonham: lol Roger Waters: lol David Gilmour: lol Rick Wright: lol Nick Mason: lol Syd Barret: lol Ozzy Os ...
Looking for an engineer/mixer with over 30 years of experience and multiple Grammys to mix your new project? David Thoener and Blue Grotto Studios, Nashville Tennessee, is available: David's credits include John Lennon, Aerosmith, Willie Nelson, Kiss, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Bon Jovi, Brooks & Dunn, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen + many more. Over 400 records and over 160 artists. David's prices are very reasonable and his experience, priceless. Contact: davidthoener
I don't want to be Neil Sedaka anymore, I want to be Bob Dylan. --John Lennon
This is some background info on our artist for thursday night, Don Barry! All the way from Ireland, we bring to you the new Don in town, Don Barry. He has a strong voice and funky moves. He’s played venues all over Lebanon and by that we mean from obscure pubs in small towns in the mountains to the hipest venues in Beirut. He’ll be rocking Blackrock this Thursday with the best of blues, Rock And Roll and also some of your favourites from previous decades. If you like your U2, Rolling Stones, James Brown, Hendrix, Bob Dylan, The Doors, Guns'n'Roses, Chilli Peppers, Oasis, John Lennon, Jack White, Paulo Nutini, Chuck Berry, Classic Blues and more. Then this is a night you don’t want to miss! Don't miss out on a fun and entertaining night this Thursday at BlackRock!
TODAY IN Music History: 1949 - AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams is born in Romford, Essex, England. 1963 - The Beatles' "I Want to Hold Your Hand" goes to on the UK charts and replaces the Fab Four's "She Loves You." This is the first time on the UK charts that a band competes with itself for hit singles. 1963 - The Kingsmen peak at with "Louie Louie." 1968 - Iron Butterfly's "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" goes gold. The album sells three million copies as it stays on the charts for nearly three years. 1980 - At Yoko Ono's request, several hundred thousand people around the world mourn her late husband, John Lennon, in silent prayer. John was murdered in New York less than a week earlier. 1994 - MTV premieres "MTV Unplugged" with Bob Dylan. 2004 - A public memorial is held in Arlington, TX, for guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott who was shot to death on-stage in Ohio on December 8th. Eddie Van Halen and Zakk Wylde give eulogies and several other musicians attend. 2006 - Ahmet Ertegun, co-founder of Atlantic Records in ...
January 10, 1935, Ronnie "The Hawk" Hawkins was born in Huntsville, Ark. Despite his origins, he has done more to advance Canadian music than perhaps any songwriter alive today. He's played with Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins, counted John Lennon and Bob Dylan as friends and once upon a time he hi...
i'm starting to like my nhd project because of the music in the 60's and 70's. Thank you Bob Dylan, John Lennon and Peter Tosh.
As noted, BTE’s ultimate focus is on James Douglas Morrison, the real human being, as opposed to Jim Morrison, the mythic rock star. Still, we'll certainly address Jim’s place in the artistic pantheon. He’s obviously aligned with the greats. But back in the 1960s, musicians didn’t tend to openly discuss each other's work. This may have been due to competition, as well as the fact that they didn't have access to social media like we do today. So, for instance, we don't see many instances of Jim’s specific opinion of John Lennon, or Bob Dylan, or vice versa. What do you think Jim’s rock peers [Lennon, Dylan, Hendrix, Joplin, Jagger, etc] thought of him as a poet and vocalist/lyricist? [We mean as opposed to their personal opinion of him in general. Case in point: the provincial Lou Reed relating to Melody Maker how "dumb" he thought Jim "that silly Los Angeles person" was is not what we're after.] Can you cite any specific references? If you do and we utilize your shared information in our docum ...
XMAS STEW -Bowie did a duet with Bing Crosby, now Rod Stewart has an album of Christmas songs some of which Bing might have sang ! Couldn't imagine Bing being the singer for the Faces ! Bob Dylan has already done covers of Xmas songs. *** Jagger had turned down a role in the musical Annie, many years ago. He said he couldn't imagine being in such. Hope he sticks to his guns and won't do Christmas covers, unless they are Chuck Berry's Run Rudolph Run, already covered by Keith Richards, and John Lennon's Happy Xmas (War iIs Over). Wonder if Rockin' Robin's on Stewart album ? Ha ha. Maggie May must be turning in her grave, poor old bird.
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In the first 12 pages of my thesis, I quote: Peter Singer, MLK Jr, Susan Thistlewaite, Maria Montessori, Reinhold Niebuhr, Walter Russell Bowie, Jergen Moltmann, Kenneth Ross, Pew Global Research, Martin Buber, Robert Frost, Jim Schley, Bob Dylan, Walter Brueggemann, John Lennon, and Rumi... sounds like it's time for a cigar, some beer, and some intellectual chatting.
Beiber *** he isn't an artist, he doesn't write his own songs. John Lennon, Billy Joel, Bob Dylan, Phil Collins are artists, look'em'up
A+D+A+M LAB4 Adam started his career firstly as a drummer (and a choir boy lol!) and then from the age of 19 worked as a programmer and then eventually head engineer /producer at an Oxford recording studio. It was there that he teamed up with Lez and joined his band M.A.D. For the next 3 years they experimented with how to get computers, sequencers and samplers to work as part of a live set. It was this experimentation in the days before Giga Bytes and Mhz that eventually lead to the birth of Lab4. After leaving Lab4 at the end of 2006 as well as playing drums for Maria Illet and Proteus, Adam worked on various studio projects including the Techno Industrial project ‘The Judas Coven’ which saw him take centre stage as lead vocalist where he instantly got described as the ‘Iggy Pop’ of the industrial scene and ‘The Horizontal Instrument’ which could be compared to Radiohead and Coldplay with a little Bob Dylan and John Lennon thrown in and mixed up with a little film score for good measure... S ...
Music History -- from Mary Landers Nov. 11 1938 - Kate Smith first sang Irving Berlin's "God Bless America" on network radio. 1958 - Hank Ballard and the Midnighters record "The Twist." 1965 - Velvet Underground made its performance debut at a high school dance in Summit, N.J. 1967 - The Supremes' "In And Out Of Love" was released. 1969 - Jim Morrison of the Doors was jailed for "interfering with the flight of an intercontinental aircraft and public drunkenness." The charges were eventually dropped. 1970 - "Plastic Ono Band" was released by John Lennon. The same title was used for the album released by Yoko One on the same day. 1970 - Bob Dylan's book "Tarantula" was published by Bantam Books. 1972 - Berry Oakley, of the Allman Brothers, was killed in a motorcycle accident. He was 24 years old. 1976 - KISS released the album "Rock And Roll Over." 1989 - Melissa Etheridge and Joe Cocker entertained Germans that were celebrating the newly tumbled Berlin Wall. 1997 - Metallica played a free concert in Philad ...
Lamp I made out of a metal barrel. Tribute to John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Joe Strummer and Kurt Cobain. Great song writers.
Today is a BIG DAY in the history of The Summit. Thanks to our members and underwriters, we will be unveiling the newest, and coolest, place around for an intimate concert, our AudioTechnica Studio C. A new space, new sound gear from A-T, great design and decorating by John 'Skip' Summerville and his staff, just waiting for some very fortunate members to get an upclose set from Red Wanting Blue. It'll happen this afternoon, with other Studio C session this weekend featuring The Strange Familiar and Allen Stone. Now, on to today's merriment. To make up for having to cut off John Lennon this morning at 6, we'll do an entire John solo song plus some new Stones, we'll hear Red Wanting Blue's "Stay On The Bright Side", other new tracks from Bob Dylan and his son Jakob, Passion Pit, John Hiatt and more. We'll have summit favorite Patrick Sweany in our local music spotlight, plus favorites from EMF, R.E.M., O.A.R. the DMB, Will Hoge, The Script, David Gray and a bunch more. You can join the Summit online anytim ...
I'm curious. I really am. I wanna go through some of these conservative republican's music collections. I'd laugh my *** off at these hypocrites if they owned any John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, The Clash/Joe Strummer, Woodie Guthrie, CSN, Rage Against The MacHine etc.etc., Bands & artists who stood up for the average person and against the fascist right-wing agendas. That's one to ponder about.
Bob Gruen (born 1945) is an American photographer known for his rock 'n' roll photographs. Gruen was born in New York City. He began photographing rock stars with Bob Dylan and served as John Lennon's personal photographer during his time in New York City. Gruen is best known for his photograph of Lennon wearing a New York City T-shirt. Other notable celebrities and rock bands photographed by Gruen include the New York Dolls, The Clash, Ramones, Patti Smith Group, Blondie, Led Zeppelin, The Who, David Bowie, Tina Turner, Elton John, Aerosmith, Kiss, Alice Cooper and Green Day
ACOUSTIC Sundays- The best of Bob Dylan,Led Zepp,John Lennon,Sting--HAPPIEST HRS-50% off on liquor till 9pm...
What is wrong with the world? I'm watching The Voice at work right now and Blake Shelton keeps referring to the contestants as artists? Really? John Lennon was an artist. Chris Robinson is an artist. Bob Dylan is an artist in every sense of the word. Singing a karaoke version of Pat Benetar doesn't make you an artist. Then one kid decides to sing Justin Beiber and Blake says, "When you get into Beiber, those are some pretty big shoes to fill." Seriously. He said it with a straight face! I just don't know what to do with myself.
This Day in Rock... 1961 – Bob Dylan signs with Columbia Records after attracting the notice of the revered A&R man John Hammond. 1962 – Bob Dylan records with a band for the first time at sessions for his Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan album. 1962 – The Beatles’ debut single, “Love Me Do,” enters the English chart. 1963 – Bob Dylan performs at New York’s Carnegie Hall. 1964 – The Beatles spend their last day recording tracks for the album Beatles for Sale. Their rockabilly hero Carl Perkins visits them in the studio. 1965 – Queen Elizabeth presents the Beatles with MBE’s at Buckingham Palace in London. 1967 – Pink Floyd performs the first of three nights at San Francisco’s Fillmore. 1973 – John Lennon releases his “Mind Games” single in the U.S. It later peaks at No. 18. 1975 – Elton John performs at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, dressed in a sequined Dodger outfit. It’s the last date on his sold-out American tour.
This Day In Music: October 26th 1958, Bill Haley and his Comets played the first rock 'n' roll concert in Germany. Over 7,000 rock 'n' roll fans turned the show into a riot. 1962, The Rolling Stones, (known as The Rollin' Stones), and consisting of Keith Richard, *** Jagger, Brian Jones, pianist Ian Stewart and drummer Tony Chapman recorded their first demo tape at Curly Clayton Studios in Highbury, London. They recorded three songs, Jimmy Reed's 'Close Together', Bo Diddlley's 'You Cant Judge A Book By The Cover' and Muddy Waters' 'Soon Forgotten.' 1965, Queen Elizabeth II invests The Beatles with their MBEs at Buckingham Palace, London. According to an account by John Lennon, the group smoked marijuana in one of the palace bathrooms to calm their nerves. Many former recipients gave their MBE's back in protest, to which John Lennon responded "Lots of people who complained about us receiving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war, for killing people." He continued: "We received ours for entertain ...
Love NY, I spent last weekend visiting my friend Vinnie Bell and his wife Bonnie. Vinnis designed and invented guitars for the Dan Electro Guitar company during the 1960's and the 1970's. He designed the amp in the guitar case, the electric sitar, the electric 12 string Bellzouki, and many other instrument for Nat Daniels of Dan Electro. Vinnie has recorded with Frank Sinatra, Perry Como, Tony Bennet, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Anthrax, and many others. He showed me the spot where Frank Sinatra feel down on bended knee in laughter over a Tommy Tedesco/Vinnie Bell joke. I actually got down on one knee and played a prototype bellzouki guitars in that spot and my guitar playing never sounded so good. It was nice to see Vinnie and Boonie, we had much fun telling stories and hanging out with Dan Electro prototype guitars. Thanks Vinnie, Thanks Bonnie, for a great weekend of memories
Really diggin' this new Bob Dylan song called, Roll On John! Bob Dylan's tribute to John Lennon. In fact the whole album is awesome!
I don't believe in Beatles I just believe in me Like · · Share · 6 hours ago via mobile · Quote from Ferris Buellers Day Off Quoting from John Lennon himself 6 minutes ago · Unlike · 1 John Lennon describes God as "a concept by which we measure our pain". In the second, Lennon lists many idols that he does not believe in, ending by stating that he just believes in himself (individuality) and Yoko (love). The idols he lists are: magic, I Ching, Bible, tarot, Hitler, Jesus, Kennedy (which he also sang as "Kennedys", referring to both John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy), Buddha, mantra, Gita, yoga, kings, Elvis, Zimmerman (Bob Dylan) and Beatles. The final section describes Lennon's change since the break-up of The Beatles. He states that he is no longer the "Dreamweaver" or "The Walrus", but just "John". The final line of the song, "The dream is over" represents Lennon's stance that the myth "the Beatles were God" had come to an end. "If there is a God," Lennon explained, "we're all it."[1] [
and some others (Bob Dylan, John Lennon, James Hetfield...) I didn't mention... but in a Top 10 you know is very hard...
Ok, somehow I'm watching a recording of "The Voice." I know this sounds crazy, but sadly it's true. Anyway, while doing so, It's interesting to think that perhaps many of legendary artists in Music History wouldn't make the first cut on this type of reality show. Here are a few of my favorites that quickly come to mind: Bob Dylan, *** Jagger, John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen, Van Morrison, Bon Scott, Brian Johnson... Thankfully being a music artist does not mean they all have to have a perfect voice. If others come to mind feel free to add to the list.
Video I made for Bobby's great tribute to John Lennon.
Rew's News, Today's Highlights in History, October 8, On this date: In 1855, Isaac Singer patented the sewing machine motor, in 1855, Joshua C. Stoddard received a patent for his calliope, in 1919, the Cincinnati Reds won the World Series. The win would be later tainted when 8 Chicago White Sox were charged with throwing the game. The incident became known as the "Black Sox" scandal, in 1973, Elvis Presley and Priscilla Presley are divorced, in 1983, Helen Moss joined the Brownies at the age of 83. She became the oldest person to become a member, David Lee Burke, and Kate Asbury Larkin bought a box of Do-see Dos from her in front of Kroger, Betty Wingo went for the Thin Mints and in 1985, a 2½-acre garden memorial was dedicated to John Lennon by his widow Yoko Ono. The memorial in New York City’s Central Park is called Strawberry Fields. Today's birthdays include: John Lennon, Jackson Browne, Bob Dylan, and Scott Bakula, but wait just a minute! The best birthdays to day belong to 3 great Americans, De ...
Totally felt this way about this song too! ***In related news, Frank Turner recently gave an interview to The AV Club where he talked about his hatred for John Lennon of The Beatles' solo song, "Imagine." He explained: It's always grated on me as a song for a whole host of reasons: the production, the lyrics, the sappiness, its popularity, the knowledge that Lennon was so much better than this one song, and yet it's the one most people know. [...] Compared to, say Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A-Changin'," or indeed anything by Crass or The Clash or Propagandhi, it's so utterly vacuous. It's a Hallmark card set to music. There's a pretty high dose of hypocrisy in here as well. For a man who had a dedicated, refrigerated room in his New York penthouse apartment for storing his fur-coat collection to sing "Imagine no possessions" takes a fair amount of chutzpah. I mean, I have no problem with the man collecting fur coats. Whatever floats your boat. But there's a certain strain of material disdain that can ...
Jimi Hendrix for president, John Lennon for Vice President, and Bob Dylan for Secretary of State.
Turns out there are more ignorant people than there are well the rest of us, so I'm sorry there isn't any hope. Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Tupac.. Many tried to tell us, and we failed to listen. Safe travels for those in search of real happiness. One Love!
Rick Brown – Production Manager For fun, I like archaeology, history, genealogy, astronomy and disappearing in the woods. My favorite movie is “Full Metal Jacket.” The book I am currently reading is “Dear Brother”, William Clark’s letters to his brother before, during and after the Lewis & Clark Expedition. I have been working at WAVE for nearly 32 years and prior to WAVE, I worked in home construction, TV Director, copyholder at the Printing House for the Blind. My favorite TV show is Breaking Bad, but I’ve become a fan of Turtle Man since his visit here. My music appreciation I could not narrow to any particular genre or artist(s), I grew up on the Beatles and Bob Dylan. I always had a special affinity for John Lennon and, coincidentally began working at WAVE the day he was murdered. Something people may not know about me is every branch of my family tree was in North America before the United States was formed. I owe a debt I can never repay to those emigrant ancestors who include a passe ...
This Day In Music! September 26 1961 - Bob Dylan started as opening act for the Greenbriar Boys. He stayed two weeks. 1964 - The Kinks released the song "You Really Got Me." 1968 - Brian Jones (Rolling Stones) was fined $150 for possession of marijuana. 1969 - "Abbey Road" was released by the Beatles. It was their 13th album in the U.K. It was also their last album together as a group. 1969 - The Fillmore West opened in San Francisco, CA. 1970 - Tamla-Motown Records announced that the Jackson 5 had sold 10 million singles world wide in nine months. 1974 - "Walls and Bridges" was released by John Lennon. He would not release any more new material for almost 6 years. 1975 - "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" opened in theaters. 1979 - The Clash released their first U.S. single. It was their remake of Bobby Fuller Four's "I Fought The Law." 1984 - The Prince song "Purple Rain" was released. 1986 - *** Jagger's "Running Out Of Luck" was released by CBS-Fox Video. 1988 - "Talk Is Cheap" was released by Keith Ric ...
Long and Wasted: The Atlantic takes two of its writers to show it knows nothing about music, Bob Dylan or John Lennon. htt ...
Bob Dylan's friendship with John Lennon was one-sided and uneasy. Why did he write a moving song about someone who never influenced him?
Hank Williams, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, John Lennon, Paul Mccartney, Bob Marley, Stevie Wonder, Bruce Sprinsteen - this is some of what I have in my music library. The best advice I ever got as a photographer was, "If you want to take more interesting pictures, stand in front of more interesting things." As a novelist, the best advice I got was from Stephen King: "If you want to be a great writer, you have to read. A lot." I've applied that to my songwriting too. To be a great songwriter, you MUST listen to great songwriters, as often as possible.
What about people you may have heard of. John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Mama Cass, John Denver, Elton John.
Listening to Bob Dylan's album! Love the song to John Lennon called "roll on john"
Endlessly fascinating Bob Dylan interview in Rolling Stone. Most interesting fact re John Lennon singing, 'Nothing to get hung about.' To quote Bob: " Britain, there's all this hanging history, chopping off heads.he was speaking literally. 'What are you doing out there, John [in Strawberry Fields]?' 'Don't worry, Mum, nothing they're going to hang me about, nothing to get hung about.' (Second most interesting fact: Dylan was arrested at night in the rain walking in Long Branch, NJ in 2007 looking for Bruce's old house. He didn't have ID and the cops didn't recognize him so they took him down to the station house.)
Bob Dylan's Tempest Review Bob Dylan just released a new album aptly titled Tempest, on Sept. 11th. With this eclectic set of songs, Dylan again proves that he's America's most original and darkly poetic songwriter. Dylan remains a major influence on songwriters, whether they admit it or not. The title cut is a long waltz that chronicles the sinking of the Titanic. It's like a Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands groove. Roll on John is a long overdue tribute to John Lennon. There are blues grooves and, like a Picasso painting, Dylan adds unusual sounds that complete his 3 dimensional mosaic. At 71, Dylan refuses to retire or slow down. For his followers, including me, Tempest is yet another gift of music from the master.
Just downloaded & listened to Bob Dylan's new recording-"Tempest". This is possibly the greatest albumn I have ever heard not just by Dylan but anyone. I urge you get it immediately. Every song is great. The last 2 being very moving. One os a 45 verse song about the Titanic disaster. The last is a very touching tribute to the late , great John Lennon. Dylan is a true National Treasure.
Here's something most everyone I know will have an opinion on... What musicians do you think are totally overrated, or have been given Icon status just because they're still alive? I could sit here and throw out a bunch, but I'll stick to a few more well-known... No particular order: John Lennon, Neil Peart(drummer from Rush), Bob Dylan, Ritchie Blackmore(guitar player from Deep Purple), Johnny Cash... Who do you think is given too much credit for their place in Music History? It's your opinion, so it isn't wrong... Be honest and unmerciful...
Who are your heroes? — Phil Lynott, Noel Gallagher, Bob Dylan, John Lennon and of course, Alex Turner.
on the outside we are Biggie and 2pac on the inside we are Bob Dylan and John Lennon
This Day In Music! August 31 1939 - Frank Sinatra recorded "All or Nothing at All" with the Harry James Band. 1967 - The Beatles announced that they would handle their own affairs following the death of manager Brian Epstein. 1968 - Danny Kerwin joined Fleetwood Mac 1969 - Bob Dylan made his first paid appearance at England's Isle of Wight Pop Festival since his motorcycle accident three years earlier. 1971 - A security guard was stabbed to death at a Who concert in Forest Hills, NY. 1974 - The Rolling Stones released "Goat's Head Soup." 1974 - "The Partridge Family" television show ended. 1974 - In federal court, John Lennon testified the Nixon administration tried to have him deported because of his involvement with the anti-war demonstrations at the 1972 Republican convention in Miami, FL. 1974 - Carole King's "Jazzman" was released. 1976 - A judge ruled that George Harrison was guilty of copying from the song "He’s So Fine" (by the Chiffons). 1987 - Michael Jackson's "Bad" video was televised for th ...
Greg and I went to see Art Garfunkel at the Riley Center last night. Unfortunately, he had just come down with a cold and couldn't sing. So he took questions from the audience and told about the times he was with Paul Mccartney, John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Jack Nicholson. He also explained how he and Paul Simon made their records and developed their sounds. Overall, an interesting evening and he is supposed to reschedule and the ticket holders from last night can get in free.
"Fashioned for the warriors whose strength is not to fight . . . Tolling for the aching ones whose wounds cannot be nursed, for the countless confused, accused, misused ones and worse/ And for every hung-up person in the whole wide universe... We gazed upon the chimes of freedom flashing." The road of every Western poet, lyricist and singer who ever lived leads to Bob Dylan. Watch this and smile... William Shakespeare, Dante Alighieri, Jelly Roll Morton, Enrico Caruso, Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Johnny Mercer, Hoagy Carmichael, Dylan Thomas, Ella Fitzgerald, Robert Frost, e.e. cummings, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, John Lennon and Paul Mccartney, Joni Mitchelll and Billy Joel, all owe a debt to the man who made singing real words the gold standard.
August 17th On this Day In Music History 1955, Elvis Presley released his first number 1 hit, 'I Forgot to Remember to Forget / Mystery Train'. It hit the top of the country charts several months later and stayed there for 5 weeks. 1960, The Beatles began their first Hamburg engagement at the Indra Club, Grosse Freiheit, Hamburg, West Germany, playing the first of 48 nights at the Club. The owner, Bruno Koschmider, asked The Beatles to "Mach Shau", or really put on a show, which led to the band screaming, shouting, and leaping about the stage and sometimes playing lying on the floor. John Lennon once appeared wearing only his underwear and on another occasion, wearing a toilet seat around his neck. The Beatles lodged in a single room behind the screen of a nearby movie house. 1963, Rory Storm And The Hurricanes, Gus Travis And The Raincoats and Johnny Sandon And The Remo 4 all appeared at the Royal Lido, Prestatyn, Wales, in a Merseybeat package show. Tickets 5 shillings, ($0.70). 1964, Glasgow council in ...
Five Greatest Songwriters: 1. Phil Spector 2. Paul Simon 3. John Lennon 4. James Taylor 5. John Mayer I can't wait to get yelled at for leaving Bob Dylan off of this list.
Great songwriting quotes and tips from successful songwriters like John Lennon, Paul Simon and Bob Dylan:
Bob Dylan and John Lennon chatting in a taxi, in 1966. With English subtitles
Paul Simon is as good a song writer as John Lennon and Bob Dylan
On this day in Music History.Pamela Anderson and Kid Rock marry, Elton John checks himself into a clinic for Bulimia, Michigan state governor declared it "Four Tops Day", Mama Cass passes away, Grateful Dead and Cream play their first shows, John Lennon is quoted saying "We're bigger than Jesus" in an interview causing controversy and burning of Beatles records, The Beatles movie "Help" debuts, Gram Parsons leaves the Byrds refusing to play to segregated audiences and Bob Dylan breaks his neck in a motorcycle accident.
John Lennon, Eddie Cochran, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Kelly Jones, Jimmy Page, Jack White. Have so much love for those people
The album contains 10 songs, including a John Lennon tribute entitled "Roll on John," according to Rolling Stone. The title track, RS notes, is a 14-minute epic about the sinking of the Titanic, and the song refers to a scene from James Cameron's 1997 film "Titanic."
Album includes a tribute to John Lennon and a song about the sinking of the Titanic
The birth of Rock And Roll began on this day in 1954... Quotes from other musicians.. “Before Elvis, there was nothing.” "Nothing really affected me until I heard Elvis. If there hadn't been an Elvis, there wouldn't have been a Beatles." -John Lennon "Ask anyone. If it hadn't been for Elvis, I don't know where popular music would be. He was the one that started it all off. -Elton John “When I first heard Elvis' voice, I just knew that I wasn’t going to work for anybody; and nobody was going to be my boss...Hearing him f or the first time was like busting out of jail.” -Bob Dylan
Townes Van Zandt “Who is the better songwriter Bob Dylan or John Lennon?”
Bob Dylan got to enjoy through his mid-career what John Lennon and Paul Mccartney did early in theirs. Just a sound check, though.
The California Years Chapter 3- Story 1 West Covina-Edgwood High ... And I do mean high. June 1973, ... what were you doing in 1973? can you remember, I barely can. So we turn the corner now, that cute sweet innocent kid is about to open a can of "welcome to the 70's ". well what did you expect to happen, all those "60's" stuff going on right in front of my eyes. the war, the music, the drugs, the free love, the hippies. I'll never forget seeing hippies for the first time, standing on the corner in their colorful clothes, real long hair, I think I could smell them from the car as we drove by, (just kidding) If you think about it they were the first homeless people, and now the "working class hero" as my hero John Lennon would say, are homeless too, due to the recession, speaking of that I don't think were in a recession I like to think this is a re-accession, of life. Anyway I said to my mom look ma hippies. then I became one and proud to say am still one, an old one, but I got the truth of it all, cuz I ...
Bad Moon Rising & Lookin' out my back door by CCR. Like A Rolling Stone & Hurricane by Bob Dylan, Woman by John Lennon.
What do Pete Seeger, Bob Dylan, and John Lennon have in common? Belief in the power of song to nudge the world a...
A day of Cat Stevens, Billy Joel, James Taylor, Jim Croce, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Elton John, Simon and Garfunkle. Still a child of the 60's yet now in my 60's. How does that happen?
Today in Music History...2009, Bob Dylan mingled unnoticed with other Beatles tourists during a minibus tour to John Lennon's childhood home. He was one of 14 tourists to examine photos and documents in the National Trust-owned home, where Lennon grew up with his aunt Mimi and uncle George. Dylan who was on a day off on a European tour paid £16 for the public trip to the 1940s house in Woolton, Liverpool.
Corin Raymond writes about songs written by famous people about other famous people: John Lennon on Paul Mccartney, Joan Baez on Bob Dylan, Keith Richards on *** Jagger, Dave Bidini on Martin Tielli
Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, with a little De La Soul and John Lennon...That's me
I just watched a documentary on Van Morrisson, and became much more aware of how much of his work addressed what was going on at that time in his home land between the Irish and the English, and a expressing a hope for peace. And I thought about so much of the great contemporary musical history we have shared -- truly the soundtrack of our culture, our films, and the times of our lives. Phil Ochs, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, John Lennon and the Beatles, Marvin Gaye, Muddy Waters -- much of the music addressing the common man, human rights and compassion, anti-war and killing, and the obligations we have to each other as part of the human contract -- what most of us would agree are really typically "liberal" concerns and positions . Of course, the Republicans have . . . , um, . . . oh yeah! TED NUGENT, who threatens the President. As a matter of fact, when Republican politicians attempt to co-opt the music, the artists typically tell them to stop.
None of these people could refuse this "honor" even if they wanted to, unless they wanted to end up like John Lennon or Sonny Bono. Bob Dylan, John Glenn, Toni Morrison to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom from Obama
'We're just like you.except we are hot.' - That's some real John Lennon/Paul Mccartney/Beatles/Bob Dylan type lyrics ish right there
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Now here is WTOPs list of the "10 Most Overrated Songs of All Time". Note there is some overlap: 10. Any song by Lady Gaga 9. "One" by U2 8. "My Generation" by The Who 7. "Born To Run" by Bruce Springsteen 6. "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin 5. "Satisfaction" by The Rolling Stones 4. "London Calling" by The Clash 3. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana 2. "Like a Rolling Stone" by Bob Dylan 1. "Imagine" by John Lennon
John Lennon, Alan Jackson, Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson--you've heard their names before, for they are the singer-songwriters that are always with me. There's only one singer (who isn't a songwriter) that also walks w/me--Michael Parks. By now, you know that music plays a big place in my life ... Andean, Native American, Cuban, Chinese, film scores (nothing can beat a great film score). Once in a while a film score that isn't instrumental catches my interest--one is Miami Vice (the Gong Li-Colin Farrell flick of a few years back). Work starts before dawn tomorrow. Tonight I'm signing a bunch of books for the lady who made my new Cheyenne moccasins (that will debut in OKC) for shipment tomorrow. I have a terrific engineer friend and a week or so ago she commented on the number of pages I was printing (read: destroying trees). I quickly answered, "It's the only thing I'm good at." She laughed, for we both knew that I spoke the truth. But that's not quite true. I'm also good at doing whatever I can for thos ...
oohh hey we have the same taste in classic music holllaaa! John Lennon ,Pink Floyd , Bob Dylan >>>
John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Jim Morrison are such inspirational people to me
He looks like Jimmy Page has the sex- appeal of Robert Plant, talks like Bob Dylan, thinks like John Lennon has the heart of George Harrison
great artists are people like Frank Sinatra, John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Freddie Mercury etc, not Drake...
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