Recently I have been rather aggravated by some of the errors appearing in reviews being posted by the enthusiastic reviewers. Perhaps I am alone and others are not bothered by these mistakes…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by RP N10 Jul 14, 2013.
Friday night at the Royal Albert Hall was one of those nights where you probably had to be there. It was an event; with expectations high as this was the night, possibly cleverly marketed, where they were playing their 1969 debut album in full.
The crowd made for an interesting mix, with good numbers of women and not just those accompanying their greying partners, but lots of what looked like mother & daughter combinations, and unlike many CSN gigs I have…Continue
Posted on October 13, 2013 at 4:30am
Back in August 1997 while on our annual visit to Nashville I was browsing in the long defunct, Compact Discovery record store, on 21st Ave., opposite Vanderbilt. I used to enjoy looking out for the writers whose names appeared on the records I bought. I had bought Vince Gill "When I Call Your Name" back in the late 80s and remembered the name Greg Trooper from his song "We Won't Dance" that Vince covered on said record. Now staring me in the face was a cd "Noises In The…Continue
Posted on October 11, 2013 at 4:30am — 1 Comment
Shawn Colvin & Mary Chapin Carpenter turned the Festival Hall into a living room last night with their between song banter, manual tuning, and gave it a 70s hippy vibe not a million miles from what artists like Crosby & Nash dished up, making it a wonderful night of wooden music. Shawn is decidely 'kookie-kutter' while Chapin is just the consummate artist but their friendship and camaraderie is there for all to see. We got a fair number of covers starting with opener, "Catch The…Continue
Posted on October 23, 2012 at 3:00am