Poor old Johnnie Ray

There’s something sad about hearing songs you once knew as a younger person on the “oldies” station. But then again, it can bring back memories that not everyone has. It’s a sign of longevity, even. I heard Dexy’s Midnight Runners’ “Come on Eileen” on such a station this evening, and a funny thought occurred toContinue reading “Poor old Johnnie Ray”

Gave proof through the night

The piece I wrote yesterday about Jimi Hendrix and the anniversary of his death set me on a mission to find my Hendrix CD. It was purchased sometime in the 1990s, back when CDs still needed to be purchased in order to acquire music. I still have lots of old CDs, and fortunately I wasContinue reading “Gave proof through the night”