Rescued From The Depths Of Obscurity, Part 7: Chuck Berry, 10 Songs From The Abyss

An Audio tape changes key as the music is slowed down. I’ve been following Nico Vega’s music for some time now.their singer Aja Volkman is really incredible. In the flush of love, many go along with the flow.
They really ARE the best band you’ve never heard! I’m talking about the progressive rock band YES! This British rock band has been producing music since their debut album “YES” in 1969 and they’re still going strong! They’ve enjoyed Gold and Platinum record success, have sold millions upon millions of records, and are considered one of the best “touring bands” ever. Yet, I dare you to bring up their name at a party, or the next time you’re discussing music with your friends. The typical response – “Who.?” No, not the WHO! The progressive rock band YES – the best band you’ve never heard!

Sultans of Swing: Mark Knopfler: Dire Straits: The solos in this song are the epitome of great phrasing and taste. Once you have learned it however, it’s easier to get it back. It’s also fun to have an extended solo where you don’t have to have the gain cranked all the way up.

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John Lee Hooker – His guitar playing was very similar to the boogie woogie style often heard on piano. He had a very unique style of playing that wasn’t totally bound by a set rhythm and was accompanied by his almost spoken lyrics. Quite a number of his songs have been covered by some very influential artists and bands including Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, R.L. Burnside, the MC5 and the White Stripes, just to name a few. He has a signature sound that will forever be echoed in the blues.

6) Flannel shirts: while us nineties children may still rock out to Nirvana and Pearl Jam, this doesn’t mean we have to fully embody the spirit of Kurt Cobain with his clothing. Unless you are a lumberjack that is.

Louie, Louie, The Kingsmen: This is one of the most controversial songs of all time, even though by today’s standards it’s pretty tame. Written and recorded in 1956 by Richard Barry and his group the Pharaohs, Louie, Louie wasn’t a hit until The Kingsmen took it to the airwaves.

How do all of these characteristics shake out for you when choosing a boyfriend, and are there any you’d add to the list? Does confidence just take all of these characteristics into consideration?

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