RE-IMAGINING THE DEAD | INTERVIEW AND MORE
For example, for the second song, “Scarlet Begonias,” they began with some ... a nice melodic bass solo from Gradney, as every band member got his chance to shine on this one. Following this sublime version, the crowd gave a deserved standing ovation.
Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter enthralls Kirby crowd
After a brief intermission, Hunter returned to the stage with “Box of Rain,” the song he wrote with bassist Phil Lesh for the band’s 1971 masterpiece “American Beauty.” He then tried to explain the meaning behind “Aoxomoxoa,” which was the na ...
Digital Music Sampling: Creativity Or Criminality?
LICHTMAN: And then that becomes the basis of a new piece of - a new song. And so, we have a musician, Sublime, which has sampled the "Funky Drummer" beat and then created their own new piece. (Soundbite of song, "Scarlet Begonias") FLATOW: And you could ...
Scarlett Johansson, Joe Cocker have new CDs
But she’s an actress, and his songs are some of the best monologues ... It’s dark and dramatic, yet behind all that lies ex-Unicorns member Nick Thorburn’s penchant for pop music, meaning that catchy hooks and melodies are among the commotion.
Ode to Joy: The Tom Marshall Interview
Let’s talk about the story behind the title track, “Joy,” and its overall meaning within the ... on her toes [Grateful Dead’s “Scarlet Begonias”]. That was the very, very beginning of the lyrics to that song. I had also come up with a little ...