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Retired rocket scientist and part-time brain surgeon. Ok, I also took some time out (four years!) to serve in the US Navy as a journalist. Continued a radio career in Seattle and southern California. Streaming radio and assorted podcasting keeps me busy. What a strange trip it’s been and continues to be!

John and Yoko Bed-in: “Give Peace A Chance”

                John Lennon and “Give Peace a Chance.” Today, many fans and critics of John Lennon don’t realize how much Yoko Ono inspired John. Always the artist, he absorbed and respected Yoko’s history...

/ January 18, 2013
"Paperback Writer," Beatles hit song, 1966.

Beatles Music Hit Story: 1966

Beatles Music Hit Story (1966) In England the singles, “Paperback Writer” b/w “Rain” and “Yellow Submarine”/”Eleanor Rigby” hit #1. opera mini apk update Critics call “Rain” their finest B-side, for its slowed-down rhythm track and backwards vocals, both of which...

/ January 17, 2013
Dave Grohl points to Paul McCartney's t-shirt at the 12-12-12 benefit concert.

McCartney & Sandy CD; Rascals Reunite

12-12-12 benefit album out, features McCartney, Clapton column by Steve Smith               The 2-CD soundtrack, “12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief” from the recent mega-benefit has been released with little fanfare. The set features...

/ January 11, 2013