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  • User AvatarPidpoo On the most relevant R.I.P. to a dead singer, I must sadly add a singer I saw in concert in 68 or 69, the great swamp southern country rock singer Tony Joe White in the Louisiana swamp singing style of CCR. Soul influence vocals and music was greatly infiltrating and... – May 24, 2:33 PM
  • User AvatarPidpoo @Michelle, My memory of the time and the then called shag but now called mullet hair style is that they were the latest thing cutting edge rage when Paul and Linda wore them as did Keith Richards, Bowie and others wore hair and similar clothing styles then. Just because that... – May 24, 1:02 PM
  • User AvatarMichelle @Pidpoo - I agree about John returning to his mid-60s Beatle cut and I love his hairstyle during the making of Imagine. George and Ringo both looked better with long hair but the opposite is true of John and Paul IMO. They all looked nice with trimmed beards and/or semi-long... – May 24, 6:22 AM
  • User AvatarMichael Gerber Fluidity in writing, especially an oft-told story, is hugely important. I must admit that Lewisohn's a harder read for me than I wish, because he's not as fluid as others. . Gould and Hertsgaard (and Spitz) are important bridge-books, between the initial takes on the history--early 80s books like Shout!... – May 24, 1:28 AM
  • User AvatarMichael Gerber @Lara, I admire your Talmudic attention to detail. I think the topic required a book of its own, and finally got it. – May 24, 1:16 AM
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