Today we remember Bobby Womack

The sad news of soul legend Bobby Womack passing away felt like a hit in the face. The man passed away friday the 27th of June 2014 – and this is my short little tribute to one of my favorite soul singers.   When I hear the name, Bobby Womack, the song “Across 110th Street”…

Elvis Presley was a hero to most…!

Louis Armstrong “Wonderful World” Marvin Gaye “What´s Goin´On” Bob Dylan “The Times Are-A-Changing” John Lennon “Imagine” Prince “Sign´O´The Times” Curtis Mayfield “Hard Times” …And this is just a few of many songs with a deeper meaning – something to tell the listener, having an agenda – a political message! Today Elvis Presley would have been 78…

The Ballad(s) of Jimi Hendrix

When I say Jimi Hendrix? Whats the first thing that pops into your mind? I, myself, think things like – guitar hero, legend, how would he sound today, guitar playing with his teeth, “All Along The Watchtower” a song he made his (sorry Mr Bob Dylan) to name but a few things I thought about!…

The sweet revenge of Tom Jones!

Introduction Everyone knew who “the man in black” was. The late and great Johnny Cash. In his last years he hooked up with legendary producer Rick Rubin to produce his “American Recordings” album series. Rick Rubin was also the producer behind the album “21” by Adele – a album that has grown to become one…