Tag Archives: Al Green

What’s Old Is New: Green, Raspberries, Ramones, Wilson, Garcia & Nyro

Brian Wilson turned 75 earlier this week, and to salute this milestone, Rhino announced the upcoming release of the first ever retrospective covering Wilson’s solo career. Due Sept. 22, Playback: The Brian Wilson Anthology contains 18 tracks, ranging from such … Continue reading

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A Show of Love and Happiness for Al Green

for being named today as one of the recipients for this year’s Kennedy Center Honors. Tom Hanks, Sting, Lily Tomlin and ballerina Patricia McBride are the other honorees. Here is a video of Green doing “Love and Happiness” on Soul … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. July 16- 23: The Imaginary Cities/Origami Ghosts edition

It’s not quite Kinks vs. Beatles but Saturday night July 21 pits Ray Davies at the Wiltern vs. Ringo Starr at the Greek. Ringo brings his latest (13th actually) “All Starr” band to town. This one includes Todd Rundgren, Toto’s … Continue reading

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