Friday, January 2, 2009

Bow Thayer & Perfect Trainwreck news.

Bow & the boys will be joining Levon Helm @ his Jan. 31st Midnight Ramble. They will also spend some time recording new music. Great news!

Mavis Staples new live album a hit.

We recently acquired Mavis's new album Live @ the Hideout & love it. What a great mixture of new & older music.

Todd Rundgren live pics.

Click on the link to the Woodstock Music Shop site for pics from the recent 12/23/08 Rundgren performance @ the Bearsville Theater.

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Happy b'day J. D. Salinger!

The Catcher in the Rye author turns 90 today.

Remembering Hank Williams...

Hank, Sr. passed away 55-yrs ago today @ the ripe old age of 29.

Remembering Townes Van Zandt...

Townes passed away 11-yrs ago today @ the age of 52.

Happy b'day Country Joe McDonald!

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Happy b'day to the late Odetta!

We unfortunately lost her this year & the wonderful folk artist would have turned 78 today.

Happy New Year!

Happy b'day Tom Hamilton!

The Aerosmith bassist turns 57 today.

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Happy b'day Jeff Lynne!

Jeff turns 61 today.

Beatles tidbits.

On this day in '70, Paul McCartney sues his bandmembers to disband & in '74 the band is legally disbanded.

Happy b'day Paul Stookey!

Paul of Peter, Paul & Mary turns 71 today.

Monday, December 29, 2008

Delaney Bramlett will be missed.

The great rock composer / musician just left us on 12/27/08 (born '39). He worked w/ many classic rock 'n roll greats & will be sorely missed.

Remembering Tim Hardin today....

The If I Were A Carpenter composer/singer lost his life @ age 39 in '80.

Happy b'day Rick Danko!

Crazy Chester would have turned 65 today.