A week away from Christmas, it is time to really set the mood, and there is no legendary voice better than doing just that than Otis Redding’s. He turns the most family oriented time of the year into a love affair. Bing Crosby’s version of “White Christmas” may be the best selling single of all […]
As one year draws to a close, and another waits just around the corner- it’s important to look back on all that we have accomplished. If LA based label, Hit City U.S.A., follows such a tradition, than they have quite a bit to be proud of this year. Their records found a near permanent home on our […]
I could make a valid argument that Christmas is one of the best days of the year. If you are anything like me, on December 26th you wake up in this fog, this haze of post-X-mas depression, and begin counting down from 365 to the next day of pure joy. So, how to ease out […]
In 1967, The Beatles offered “Christmas Time (Is Here Again)” to only members of their official fan club. To get the record, fans had to order it through the mail. It was finally made available for all on compact disc as the B-Side to their Anthology leading single “Free As A Bird.” Today, you can […]
Jeff Tweedy- "Shot in the Arm"
Jeff Tweedy- "One Wing"
So, our old friends Yo La Tengo decided to host a nice little holiday concert series in honor of the Festival of Lights. On the third night the series featuredJeff Tweedy- the fearless leader of Wilco. Jeff played a solid acoustic set with favorites off just about every Wilco album. Highlights include a beautiful rendition […]