Archive for March 2014

READ THIS WITH YOUR BEST MEMPHIS DRAWL

This week, we were rehearsing the song “The Weight” with Revv52. The song is rich with history.  Released in ’68 by the Band and written by Canadian Robbie Robertson, the song is listed #41 on Rolling Stone’s 500 of the Greatest Songs of All Time.  The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame named it one…

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The ICONIC BURT BACHARACH

At 85 years of age – 86 in May – Burt Bacharach is still a musical force!  Saw his show in Phoenix, Arizona on Saturday night.  In a month, he is off with his band to Japan and a summer tour of the festivals in the UK. Bacharach performed in a black suit with white…

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