“That’s Neil Young on the guitar,” Dylan said. “Give him a hand!”
Happy birthday to the great and gracious Emmylou Harris …
Ronnie Lane. Born April 1, 1949. Co-found of both The Faces and Small Faces. His contribution to rock n’ roll is undeniable — he was inducted into the RRHOF in 2012 — but the road was less than a smooth one.
Frank Zappa and The Mothers were in Montreux, Switzerland on December 4, ’72, playing the Montreux Casino when “some stupid with a flare gun” burned the place down. Also there were Deep Purple, working on their masterpiece, recording it on a mobile studio owned by The Rolling Stones.
Machine Head is released on March 31, 1972.
No arguments here. Though, I would’ve found room for “The Core,” from “Slowhand” ~ RB
Joan … for John and Fiona.
Neil Young shared video of his second, Fireside Sessions, from he and Daryl Hannah’s house in Telluride, Colorado. The legendary singer-songwriter treated viewers to a live debut and a number of rarities during the seven-song set.
A few days earlier, Kate Bush announced she would return to the stage for the first time in 35 years for her Before The Dawn, 22-date residency at London’s Hammersmith Apollo.
On March 28, 2014, tickets went on sale and sold out in 15 minutes.
Several websites — including Kate’s — crash due to traffic.