Serve The Song

The most expensive drummer in the world plays it simple.

RINGO!!

  1. For the music
  2. What’s most important in music? Not the singer, not the guitarists, not the bassist, not the keyboardist, not the drummer. It’s the song. It’s the music.
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Lively Isleys


Isley Brothers live for TV 1973 doing their rendition of Summer Breeze.

Enjoy.

Stick around for the guitar solo.


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I Need Love

Great song from Lenny Kravitz’ latest release:

Will you ever release me?

I’m tossing pearls to swine.


Kravitz is a lifer, going into his 4th decade in the music biz. Pretty guitar.

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Say The Words I Can’t Say

Feeling 80’s. New Order to the rescue.

This song was done several times in the 80’s, originally by Joy Division then by their decendant band New Order, then covered by Frente.


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This Is What You Wanted

This is what you’ve got comin’….

That spanish guitar solo in the break?  Bring in the keyboards then the bass!  Oh my so amazing.


Lake Erie, Ohio, USA



Sun is part of several of our other playlists:

SUN POWER

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All I Have Is My Love of Love

Rockin tune from way back


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No 1 Hit Wonders Here


I love 1 hit wonders. A great song is a great song whether it’s made by a legend or a nobody.

But there are no 1 hit wonders on this playlist.



All legends. Masters.

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Shed My Skin

I kicked the habit

This is the good life!

Great song. Part of our Best of 86 playlist- check it out for some real 80’s love and rockets:

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Going Round & Round The Hotel Garage

Always crashing in the same car.

We miss you David.

 

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They Say That Time Heels A Broken Heart

One of the best. Croon on Roy!

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The Great Catalog of Michael


Cool mix of amateur singers around the world taking on the extensive Michael Jackson catalog:

There’s some good stuff in here, for sure.

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Just What I Needed


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The Modern Artist


I submit Bernie Worrell as the perfect model artist for this new age.

True, he came from the classic music world, at least the black side of it.

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Nothing Compares

Great rendition by Nikka Costa, RIP Prince Rogers Nelson

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Shocking Innocence

Yet another great song from the debut record from The Cars:

The Cars are such an underrated band. Band leaders Richard Otcasek and Benjamin Orzechowski met when Benjamin was the bandleader on a Cleveland TV rock show that Richard watched.… Read the rest

Junie Morrison Genius Appreciation Post

Rest In Peace Young Man, only 62, and gone already.

Walter Morrison, musical wizard and author of many amazing pieces of music, has passed.


Junie Morrison

Walter “Junie” Morrison


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You’ve Got To Give Them What They Came For

Sun


One of the baddest underground funk bands ever was SUN, live from Dayton, featuring a hint of all of the greats rolled into a sound all their own.

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Are We Not Men?

We are D E V O

Filmed in northeast ohio, here’s early De-evolution doing that thing in 7/8


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