My thoughts on how you can tell if the market is going soft, plus our experience at the X exhibit at the Grammy Museum on the last day of the show – it was either see it on Sunday, or drive to Tulsa. One thing you have to take into account – if Ray thought X was as good as the Doors, then X deserves HOF:
Category Archive: ‘Wednesday Rock Blogging’
The Pips were on fire here:
Kids are being heard this week – good for them!
The female Jim Morrison:
Rzeznik was approached to write a song for the City of Angels soundtrack, and the end product was “Iris“. This song propelled the band to stardom, as it stayed on top of Billboard Hot 100 Airplay charts for a record-breaking 18 weeks and spent 4 weeks at No. 1 on Billboard’s Pop Songs chart. Later that year, it was nominated for three Grammys.
According to several interviews with Rzeznik, he was experiencing serious bouts of writer’s block when he was approached, and was on the verge of quitting the band days before he wrote the song.
I just played the Cranberries in June when their “Zombie” YouTube had a phenomenal 531 million views – today it’s up to 668 million! Unfortunately their lead singer and incredible talent Dolores O’Riordan passed away on Monday at age 46. She left her three kids, boyfriend, ex-husband, and a world of fans:
David left us two years ago today:
Hard to believe that Joe has been gone for 15 years already – he would have been 65 on Friday. Let’s all appreciate the time we have here!
Strummer died suddenly on 22 December 2002 in his home at Broomfield in Somerset, the victim of an undiagnosed congenital heart defect.
Is that me on guitar?