Did Paul McCartney really stiff his Wings band mates?

Paul McCartney and Wings

  Did Paul McCartney really pay low rates to the band members of Wings? Anurag Anand Band members of wings expected to get paid the kind of money a rich superstar Beatle has lying around but Paul was all tangled up with lawsuits and couldn’t get most of his Beatles and solo money. Even his solo money was being split up 4 ways with the other Beatles, thus the lawsuits to break them up. The only money banked for a while was from Linda’s share of songwriting on Ram until…

Instruments: Tzouras

Tzouras

Tzouras The girl had a work trip that took her to Athens Greece which meant remote-work with free hotel for me. I was enjoying it as much or more than any other working vacation situation with the hotel providing a nice view of and walk-able distance to the Acropolis. As is always the case, I did not have an instrument handy nor did I think I would feel the need to play around my time working and site-seeing. That changed on April 21st 2016 upon hearing of Prince’s passing. Like…

Dolores O’Riordan, singer of Cranberries dies unexpectedly at 46 years old

Dolores O'Rierdan of the Cranberies

The publicist of the newly reunited Cranberries’ singer Dolores O’Riordan is reporting that “Family memebers are devastated to hear the breaking news and have requested privacy at this very difficult time.” To this day, whenvever I listen to Fleetwood Mac’s “Go your own way”, I always hear Dolores beautifully lalala-ing over the break. Here is a rare stripped-down performance on French radio. Dolores O’Riordan says goodbye in her final tweet. bye bye Gio. We’re off to Ireland 🍀 pic.twitter.com/d6HKOFJqGB — Dolores O’Riordan (@DolORiordan) January 4, 2018 Tributes  to Dolores on…

Kroozin’ Music

Kroozin Music Records and Tapes

While starting to piece together the LoudPlace record shop, we thought It might be a good idea to offer some sort of tribute to my childhood record store – Kroozin’ Music. So I thought a nice web presence was in order and did some digging. Growing up in Brighton Park on Chicago’s South Side, the record store of choice was Kroozin’ Music at 4069 s Archer Avenue Chicago, IL 60632 (You know, by the Brighton Theater and Zip’s Ice Cream). According to public record, a great man named Tom Brown…