Musical Performances I Like – ‘Papa Was a Rolling Stone’ at Daryl Hall’s House

‘Papa Was a Rolling Stone’ was written and performed by the Temptations in 1972. It was the third of SeptemberThat day I’ll always remember,Yes, I will‘Cause that was the day that my daddy diedI never got a chance to see himNever heard nothin’ but bad things about himMama, I’m depending on youTo tell me theContinue reading “Musical Performances I Like – ‘Papa Was a Rolling Stone’ at Daryl Hall’s House”

Musical Performances I Like – ‘Jimmy’s Walk’ Barbara Dennerlein on Hammond B3

James Oscar Smith (December 8, 1925 – February 8, 2005) was an American jazz musician. He helped popularize the Hammond B-3 organ, creating a link between jazz and 1960s soul music. Jazz organ may not be to your musical taste but I wanted to show you the skill of Dennerlein in coordinating playing bass notes on the foot pedals with her hands onContinue reading “Musical Performances I Like – ‘Jimmy’s Walk’ Barbara Dennerlein on Hammond B3”

Musical Performances I Like – ‘Rock Me Baby’ BB King/Susan Tedeschi/Derek Trucks

BB King with Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks at the Royal Albert Hall Lyrics at end Rock me baby, rock me all night longRock me baby, honey, rock me all night longI want you to rock me babyLike my back ain’t got no bones Roll me baby, like you roll a wagon wheelI want youContinue reading “Musical Performances I Like – ‘Rock Me Baby’ BB King/Susan Tedeschi/Derek Trucks”

Musical Performances I Like – Michael Jackson and Orianthi Rehearsing ‘Black or White’

Orianthi Pangelis comes from Adelaide South Australia. I have featured her previously https://donmatthewspoetry.com/2021/01/01/musicians-then-and-now-orianthi/ She is playing here with Michael Jackson Don MatthewsJanuary 2021

Musical Performances I Like – Fleetwood Mac ‘Don’t Stop’

Fleetwood Mac is a British/American rock band named after drummer Mick Fleetwood and bassist John McVie. ‘Don’t Stop’ was written by vocalist and keyboardist Christine McVie in 1977. Here they are accompanied by the USC marching band. I like the end. Lyrics at end If you wake up and don’t want to smileIf it takesContinue reading “Musical Performances I Like – Fleetwood Mac ‘Don’t Stop’”