Entries by Red Beard

Simple Minds- See the Lights- Sydney 12-7-12

Even turned upside down under and standing on their heads, those “Simple Boys”( as the local pensioners would refer to them back home in Scotland ) can still make a big noise, as evidenced here in a very rare December 2012 Sydney concert recording of Simple Minds performing “See the Lights“.-Redbeard 

Rod Stewart- Rhythm of My Heart- LA Troubadour 4-25-13

Five years ago this week a remarkable musical event transpired as singing superstar Sir Rod Stewart blew minds, kisses,  and a few monitor speakers with the ill-timed mic drop by surprising everybody by packing his big thirteen-piece band onto the intimate stage of Los Angeles legendary Sunset Strip nightclub The Troubadour. Here’s a simply charming […]

Jeff Beck w/ Steven Tyler- Train Kept a Rollin’- Hollywood Bowl 2016

In tribute to Jeff Beck celebrating his 50th anniversary in 2016, Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler comes full circle by saluting Jeff Beck’s Yardbirds days with “Train Kept a Rollin’ “. You can find this and similar musical tributes from Billy Gibbons, Buddy Guy, Jimmy Hall, Jan Hammer, and Beth Hart on the new release Jeff Beck Live […]

Dire Straits- Rock Hall Best pt 1- Mark Knopfler

“As I run every light on Memory Lane down to Telegraph Road…” – Mark Knopfler With Dire Straits visionary Mark Knopfler In the Studio we thought we would “mark” the occasion of the London band’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction this weekend with part one of some of their best, starting almost forty […]

Fleetwood Mac Bucks Lindsey Off the Tour

Rolling Stone magazine is reporting that Fleetwood Mac has fired singer/ guitarist/ songwriter Lindsey Buckingham over disagreements arising from their upcoming tour. Buckingham is such a huge contributor to the supergroup’s sound since 1975 that his roles will be filled by two of the finest musicians available, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers guitarist/ songwriter/ producer […]