What is incredible about Live From Daryls House is the range of…

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What is incredible about Live From Daryls House is the range of musicians who come in and sing Hall & Oates songs with a giant smile on their faces. An absolute great time. From the comments:  Mr. Daryl Hall has created a Historic Institution. He has worked with the most prestigious people in the bus...

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Giving In

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Since giving up television six weeks ago, I have spent some of my down time watching  YouTube videos… some full length movies and some shorter video clips.  Many of those videos are musical and range from Gregorian Chant to Buxtehude to Molly Hatchet. A name kept coming up in my feed and while...

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“According to the article, Clapton ‘began grousing about immigration’ during a concert at the Odeon theater in Birmingham in August 1976. . .”

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The cancel culture comes for Eric Clapton:
“Clapton recently embarked on a U.S. tour booked in red states despite surging transmission numbers and death rates — and at venues that largely don’t require proof of vaccination,” David Browne of Rolling Stone writes with horror. “In the process, this Sixt...

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It is not a mechanical routine but something essential to my daily life. I go to the piano, and I play two preludes and fugues of Bach. I cannot think of doing otherwise. It is a sort of benediction on the house. But that is not its only meaning for me. It is a rediscovery of...

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When Free released “All Right Now” Paul Rodgers was 20 years…

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When Free released “All Right Now” Paul Rodgers was 20 years old.  Andy Fraser (who co-wrote the song and played bass) was 18.  Simon Kirke (drums) was 20, and Paul Kossoff (guitars) was 19. Pretty impressive for a song that would likely be considered one of the top 25 rock songs of all time.

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