WPSU Blues Archive - May 20, 2017 - WPSU
WPSUWPSU Blues Archive - May 20, 2017WPSUIn the first hour, hear tracks from Jackson Browne, Loe Kottke, Louie Louie, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Ry Cooder, Keb' Mo, Etta James, Doc & Merle Watson, Alabama Shakes, and more. In hour two, hear Otto Virgial, Eric Clapton, The Black Keys ...
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 4:15 pm
The Joys of 'Southern Comfort' Including an
Film School RejectsThe Joys of 'Southern Comfort' Including an Increasingly Pissed-Off Powers BootheFilm School RejectsThe daytime nightmare is aided by the sounds of Ry Cooder's score adding to both the atmosphere and energy. The only “bad guy” we meet really is a one-armed trapped (the always great Brion James) as the rest remain mostly faceless until the film's ...
Posted on 22 May 2017 | 8:00 am
New Noise: John Smith - Wonderland Magazine
New Noise: John SmithWonderland MagazineHello! Good thanks. I've four days at home between tours so I'm doing my laundry, fixing guitar leads, that kind of thing. Going back to the beginning, what's your first musical memory? My parents, listening to records over dinner. Paul Simon, Ry ...
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 9:54 am
NEW ON DVD: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter off
NEW ON DVD: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter off to save the world in 'Resident Evil: The Final Chapter'Daily Local NewsDirector Walter Hill keeps it moving along with plenty of explosive set pieces as well as Ry Cooder's pulsating score. But, thanks to the curiously one-note characters as well as some stiff performances, it's tough to warm up to this rock 'n' roll ...
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 8:49 am
Blu-ray Review: Buena Vista Social Club |
Under the Radar MagBlu-ray Review: Buena Vista Social Club | Under the Radar - Music ...Under the Radar MagTwenty years has passed since American musician Ry Cooder emerged from Havana with the Buena Vista Social Club album.and more »
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 4:09 am
Kacey Musgraves added to summer's Music
Country star Kacey Musgraves is one of several new acts added to this summer's Music in the Zoo series at the Minnesota Zoo.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:11 pm
Blues artist Taj Mahal to play Hartford
Grammy Award-winning blues artist Henry Saint Clair Fredericks, known widely by his stage name, Taj Mahal, is planning to perform some of the hit songs from his 50-year music career on Friday at the Infinity Music Hall in Hartford.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:29 am
Country Love Songs
A chance encounter with George Jones turned young Sam Morgan into Sam Outlaw, country musician. Sam has a love for the traditional sound, but rather than head to Nashvillle, he's carving a career in Los Angeles. His latest release 'Angeleno' is produced by Ry Cooder and includes a stellar cast of musicians. He's currently touring Australia with Justin Townes Earle and he drops in for a chat and ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:12 am
Musgraves, McMorrow added to MN Zoo music
Salt-n-Pepa gig moved to July 8 at the zoo.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:48 pm
Matthew E. White, a roots-soul paradox
At Rock & Roll Hotel, it was hard to tell if the singer if the singer was putting on a front or if he truly meant it
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 4:22 pm
Joe Smith Receives a Star on the Hollywood
noting Ry Cooder and Randy Newman were her two favorite artists. “The phone calls went out to Cooder and Randy,” Smith says. “ ‘Get your ass in here at 2 o’clock. I want you in here when she arrives.’ That’s what happened, and we had a great run.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:10 am
Blues legend to perform at The State Theatre
After graduating, Mahal moved to Los Angeles and formed Rising Sons along with blues musician Ry Cooder. Mahal recorded dozens of albums since then and picked up two Best Contemporary Blues Album Grammy Awards and has been nominated nine times. In ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:56 am
Bringing back the sounds of old Cuba
When American guitarist Ry Cooder and British producer Nick Gold rendezvoused in Cuba in April 1996 to record some of the aging masters of the island’s “son” music, they turned to Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, the bandleader of the Havana band Sierra Maestra.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:33 am
Johnny Depp the new face of Dior men's
Depp will star in a short film to mark the Sauvage launch. Directed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino with original soundtrack by Ry Cooder, the film features Depp playing a drifter disenchanted with big city life saying, "I have to get out of here.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:31 am
Preview: Buena Vista Social Club
But when Ry Cooder and others brought the Cuban musicians together, they produced a sound that was able to transport listeners through time and space to Havana of the 1940s and '50s. Since their 1997 Grammy-winning album and the movie about the original ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:57 am
'Smokey Joe's Cafe' saxophonist Gil Bernal
Versatile saxophone player Gil Bernal has died at age 80. He performed on the 1950s pop song "Smokey Joe's Cafe" and worked with Spike Jones, Lionel Hampton and Ry Cooder.
Posted on 27 July 2011 | 7:02 am
Ry Cooder keeps alive L.A. sound with new
It was more than 50 years ago but Ry Cooder remembers it like it could have been last week; he was 8 years old and Johnny Cash came on the radio singing "Hey Porter."
Posted on 23 July 2008 | 6:13 pm
Resolved Question: Ry Cooder. "At the
Ry cooder, "dark end of the street"?
Someone said to me, "if you want to know the meaning of GORGEOUS listen to this song." How is rhis a good thing? And what does he mean by saying that? I don't get it....
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 5:48 pm
Resolved Question: Ry cooder, "dark end
What is the meaning of the song and/or lyrics?
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 5:27 pm
Resolved Question: Who is a more versatile
This came up in a conversation. In your opinion
I say Derek
Posted on 22 December 2012 | 3:09 am
Resolved Question: Is feelin bad blues by ry
Posted on 21 October 2011 | 2:55 am
Resolved Question: Girls from texas
do you know of this song being performed by anyone other than ry cooder .im sure i heard a more motown version but can not find it anywhere .
thx do u have a link to it as can2t finfd it anywhere.
thx very much
Posted on 26 February 2011 | 6:15 pm