Turntable Talk: Cover Me — “Comfortably Numb,” by Roger Waters & Company on the In the Flesh Tour on June 27, 2000 at The Rose Garden Arena in Portland Oregon, featuring Doyle Bramhall II and Snowy White on lead guitars.

Instead of an essay on cover songs that gives a rationale of what kind I like or don’t like and why, I want to take it in another direction. What I want to talk about in today’s essay on cover songs is what I will dub a semi-cover or modified cover of an original, which…

#MM Music Challenge — “I Need You, Babe”

  Jim Adams is the dauntless host of Mindlovemisery Menagerie’s Music Challenge.  Jim says: The challenge today is to focus on [“I Know You’re Out There Somewhere,” by the Moody Blues] and use it for a short story, a piece of flash fiction, or a poem that you can share with the WordPress writing community….

Coloring Club Plus — 7/17/19

Today’s musical selection is from the Love For Levon:  A Benefit to Save the Barn, which you can read more about in yesterday’s post, here. Wide River to Cross, written by Steven “Buddy” Miller and Julie Miller, is from Levon’s album, Dirt Farmer, which was released on October 30, 2007, and was Helm’s first studio…