Posts filed under “Friday Night Jazz”

Pharrell Williams Interview

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In this “Sunday Morning” preview Grammy Award-winning musician and producer Pharrell Williams gives credit to his high school band teachers for helping him get to where he is today, and tells Anthony Mason that while growing up, his life was filled with special people. (CBS)

He is an interesting and humble guy:

“My story is the average story”

April 12, 2014

More interview videos and Get Happy after the jump

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Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Crosby, Stills & Nash Primer

Click for Spotify playlist   SUITE: JUDY BLUE EYES, Crosby, Stills & Nash (1st Album) It wasn’t an immediate hit. “Marrakesh Express” got all the airplay. And being in excess of seven minutes long, radio was reluctant to play the track in its entirety, the days of free format radio were dying. So the initial…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Michael Jackson “Beat It” Demo

Check out MJ rockin it old school: Click to play audio. Source: Harrattan Blog Here is what Rob Hoffman, a Sound Engineer who worked with Jackson early in his career, observes: One morning MJ came in with a new song he had written overnight. We called in a guitar player, and Michael sang every note…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Jethro Tull Primer

Note: Launch this Spotify play list, to hear the songs as they are discussed. Spotify link   A SONG FOR JEFFREY Purists believe the initial album is best, “This Was,” the one before Mick Abrahams left. If nothing came after, Tull would be seen as English blues progenitors, but a hit changes all perceptions. There…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music

Abbey Road Medley: Acapella

Astonishing: Hat tip dangerous minds

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music

2 Cellos – Thunderstruck

Two Cellos. AC/DC’s Thunderstruck. NY Daily News: Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hause shred in 18th century-style costumes in the video, which has been viewed nearly 3 million times

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Weekend

Springsteen: AC/DC’s Highway to Hell

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Christmas w/ 32 fingers and 8 thumbs

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Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Let It Be: Fiat Monkees & Golden Beatles

Let It Be: Fiat Monkees & Golden Beatles By Grant Williams “And when the brokenhearted people Living in the world agree There will be an answer, let it be.” – Let It Be, The Beatles   “Oh, and our good times starts and end Without dollar one to spend. But how much, baby, do we…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Think Tank

George Carlin: All My Stuff $115

George Carlin: All My Stuff (2007) Normally $189.98, now on sale for $115 This 14-disc career retrospective set includes all twelve of George Carlin s HBO concert specials, spanning nearly thirty years. One of the greatest comedians of all time, Carlin performs his most memorable routines (Baseball and Football, A Place for My Stuff, Losing…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Humor, Weekend