July 21, 2024
Jack Bruce compilation "Smiles & Grins - Broadcast Sessions 1970-2001"

Sights Unseen

As a major fan of the late, great bassist, singer, and composer Jack Bruce, as soon as I heard about the new Smiles & Grins – […]
June 27, 2024
Robin Trower - Marshall Amplification

Still Crossing the Bridge of Sighs

It was the summer of 1973 that I become a dedicated follower of the brilliant British guitarist Robin Trower. Those long-ago months were spent under harsh […]
June 12, 2024
Let It Be film poster 1970

Let It Get Back to Being

In 2022 director Peter Jackson released Get Back, a fly-on-the-wall documentary about The Beatles assembled from footage filmed and supervised in 1969 by filmmaker Michael Lindsay-Hogg. […]
March 23, 2024
Jimi Hendrix Newport Pop Festival 1969.

Seen it all before…

Last night I spent a couple of hours watching the most recent “official” documentary about the life and career of Jimi Hendrix, the 2013 film Hear […]