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Saturday, July 23, 2016

Saturday Night Live Music: "Things Have Changed"

That they certainly have, Bob. Sometimes even for the better.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Saturday Night Live Music: "Driver's Seat"

As far as rocking-hot one-hit wonders go, Sniff'n'The Tears perhaps can't be beat.

Saturday, July 09, 2016

Saturday Night Live Music: "Shanghai Sky"

Joe Jackson's Big World is 30 years old this year, and just about every song on it (like this one) comes through as a delight. Such a great, great album. Give it time to build; this version is slow, but tremendous.

Saturday, July 02, 2016

Saturday Night Live Music: "Free Swinging Soul"

Michael Hedges was a tremendous performer, whose death nearly 20 years ago is one I still mourn on occasion. This was his last great song, which this unpolished, live version of (or one nearly identical to it) is fortunately included on his posthumous Torched