Video: Willie Nelson – “One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)” From My Way, out September 14 on Sony Legacy. Another one from Willie’s tribute to Frank Sinatra. “One for My Baby” is a classic Johnny Mercer lyric set to a complex Harold tune, originally written for the 1943 Fred Astaire film, … Continue reading New Willie Nelson video: One for My Baby
Video: Willie Nelson – “Summer Wind” From My Way, due September 14 on Sony Legacy. I love Frank Sinatra. When I was in college I visited a friend in Ann Arbor and we went record shopping and I ended up finding a mint used copy of the 4-CD Reprise Collection. We found somebody to buy … Continue reading New Willie Nelson video: Summer Wind
Video: Willie Nelson – “Me and You” From Last Man Standing, out April 27 on Sony Legacy. Willie Nelson is such a national treasure that he can release two videos that are exactly the same for two different songs and that’s fine. The director wasn’t even like, “Hey Willie, let’s try a different flannel for … Continue reading New Willie Nelson video: Me and You
Video: Willie Nelson – “Last Man Standing” From Last Man Standing, out April 27 on Sony Legacy. Willie’s getting old, man! He somehow seemed to stay looking about 40 years old from 1979 to some time in the early 2000s, but dang. Those years have caught up to him. For the record he’s almost 85 … Continue reading New Willie Nelson video: Last Man Standing
A quick look at some recent books about Zapple Records, electronic dance music, Willie Nelson, Brian Jones, and Bruce Springsteen.
Video: Kacey Musgraves – “Are You Sure?” (ft. Willie Nelson) Is there anything prettier in the whole wide world than Willie Nelson’s guitar tone? No, I don’t think there is. “Are You Sure?” is a “hidden track” on Musgraves’ latest album, Pageant Material. I suppose the uncommerciality of making a video for a hidden track … Continue reading New Willie Nelson and Kacey Musgraves video: Are You Sure?
Even indie rock snobs who hate hippies and their music would have had a good time at Rothbury this year.
A founding member of the GLONO posse is stoked to don a tie-dye and dig the geriatric headliners of this year’s Rothbury Fest in Western Michigan.