Posts Tagged ‘musician’

When holding a guitar, evaluate your options on how to deal with a heckler.

November 12, 2008

There’s reasoning with the heckler, ignoring him, or……….

Amy Winehouse, the definition of talented trainwreck, appears to snort cocaine on stage

June 20, 2008

Well, she starts out just looking out of it….and then watch what she does with her hands. Is that a white residue on her nose? Even if it is coke, don’t worry, I don’t think musicians will ever really take to drugs.

Bo Diddley dead at age 79

June 2, 2008

One of rock and roll’s least publicized pioneers passed away today after complications from a stroke. Diddley had a very distinctive playing style that came to be known as the “Bo Diddley beat.” You can hear his influence in several popular songs over the years from U2’s “Desire” to The Who’s “Magic Bus.” Ck. out a video of one of Bo’s performances from the 1960’s. Oh…and if you’re around my age, or older, you probably will remember the second video, a Nike ad campaign for Bo Jackson.
R.I.P., Bo.

Nike Ad campaign, early 1990’s.