Chameleon week (and VII)

Today we are finishing this tribute week to David Bowie lead by the record ‘Pin-Ups’. There are still three bands covered by Bowie in this album that have not been played yet during this week: The Easybeats, The Who, and The Merseys. The version of ‘Friday in my mind’ (The Easybeats) was surprisingly the first song by […]

The Who sings…

Today in 1965 it was released the first album by The Who, known as ‘My Generation’ except in the US that it was called ‘The Who sings My Generation’. It has been included as one of the best rock albums in several lists. Enjoy! On the other hand, today it is also a sad anniversary […]

and The Vandellas

Today in 1941 was born Martha Reeves, R&B and pop singer, former politician. Here is a song by Martha and The Vandellas so appropriate for these summer days! Enjoy! And an odd cover of the same song by The Who!

The Ox

Today, 15 years ago John Entwistle, the great bassist, was found dead. Here are a couple of songs written by Entwistle and that were often played during live performances by The Who. ‘Boris the Spider’ is claimed to be Entwistle first composition.  Because of excesive live performances John wrote ‘The Quite One’ to replace ‘My […]