Delaney and Bonnie Bramlett assembled an all-star group of "friends" in 1969 for a weeklong tour of England, a legendary excursion that would produce On Tour With Eric Clapton, one of rock's most powerful and enduring live albums. And I see myself as always evolving, reaching for a kind of perfection within the music I love to make. It makes me glad to feel I have a kinship with, and belong with, all the guitar lovers and players out there. This is laid-back, deceptively complex music, equal parts country, rock attitude, jazz musicianship, and troubadour storytelling.
Clocking in at a mere 40 minutes, the original left fans wanting more for decades. Im not sure Ill ever find it, but Ill never stop searching. Having made it into her fifties, Christine Lakeland sums up the conversation by saying I hope the second half of this life is as good as the first half has been! Nelson blurs the lines between his own tunes and covers to the point that "Whiskey River," this record's best-known song, seems thoroughly original, yet it was written by Johnny Bush and Paul Stroud.
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Chuck Zito comes by his reputation honestly as one of the toughest, most uncompromising men ever to sit astride a Harley. Chuck Zito comes by his reputation honestly as one of the toughest, most uncompromising men ever to sit astride a Harley.
But throughout his tempestuous days, one thing defined him: his unfailing sense of justice, of what's really right and what's really wrong. This book is a treasure.” Joan Jett“Chuck is definitely the kind of guy you want on your team.” Earvin Magic Johnson, Olympic Gold Medal winner and five-time NBA champion“Somehow, being a very dear, close friend of Chuck Zito's has made the world a safer place. In this taut and muscular memoir, Zito deals out his own rock-solid street justice.
8-page color photo insert, 44 b&w photos throughout.
(Oct.) Copyright 2003 Cahners Business Information. A lively, pugnacious, and engaging autobiography from biker, boxer, bodyguard, and actor Zito.
And for Motel Shot, the duos fourth studio album and their third for Atco/Atlantic, the circle of friends included Cocker, Whitlock, and Mason, plus appearances by Duane Allman, Gram Parsons, and John Hartford among others! With her singularly expressive contralto, Jackson continues to inspire the generations of vocalists who follow in her wake; among the first spiritual performers to introduce elements of blues into her music, she infused gospel with a sensuality and freedom it had never before experienced, and her artistry rewrote the rules forever. " He had his biggest hit with "Take Me to the River" in 1975, reaching number seven on the R&B charts. He reappeared on a collaboration with his brother Jimmy in the summer of 2002, humorously titled Two Johnsons Are Better Than One. Then again, the choice of material also helps, because that song is the most familiar here; while many of the other numbers are also country gospel standards, they're not recorded nearly as often as "Circle" and these song choices also give The Troublemaker a unique, fresh feel.
That's how Zito found himself facing his biggest challenge: refusing to cooperate with a federal investigation into his brothers, the Hells Angels, and in the process losing the very thing he cherished most-his freedom. In a meandering memoir that ranges from his childhood in the Bronx to his days as a nose-busting Hells Angel and bodyguard to the stars, Zito (who uses "Fuggedaboutit!
Zito's astonishing recovery from this experience, and the unique kind of stardom he forged based on hard work and sheer will, is a testament to his courage, his ambition, and his indomitable heart-a testament now recorded unflinchingly in Street Justice. " without a dose of irony) proudly recounts the details of street fights in which he knocks out yet another drunk who "challenges a representative of the most notorious motorcycle club in the land." More interesting than the KOs are Zito's chronicles of fellow Hell's Angels brothers such as John "The Baptist" Lo Francco, Charming Chuck, Terrible Ted and Mike the Bike, and the turf wars, bike runs, clubhouse rituals and cell time they share with Zito (who spent almost six years in prison for conspiracy drug-trafficking, despite his claims of innocence and a drug-free lifestyle).
But for the most part, this is a largely acoustic, charmingly informal affair dipped in gospel and dominated by the Bramletts and Whitlock; the Motel Shot title refers to informal, after hours jam sessions on the road. "Oh, My Lord" is a collection in the Past Perfect Silver Line series covering the great Mahalia Jackson, with a bare minimum of liner notes and information. The group Earth and Fire (originally Opus Gainfull) was founded in 1968 in the Hague by the Koerts twins, Chris (vocals, guitar; ex-Swinging Strings) and Gerard (guitar and keyboards, also ex-Swinging Strings); bassist Hans Ziech (ex-Soul), drummer Cees Kalis, and Lisette on vocals. Lisette soon became ill and had to leave the band; she was replaced by Jerney Kaagman in 1969. Another interesting thing about the album is that the music, not the message, is at the forefront, which is why it doesn't sound separate from his other mid-'70s peaks.
But theres a whole lot more to the story (and to this release! The project began not in a hotel room but in the living room of engineer Bruce Botnick, with November 1970 sessions as a prospective release for Elektra Records. Kaagman had only sung in school bands prior to joining. Although it is overshadowed by them both, the sublime subtlety of the performances on The Troublemaker make it sound of a piece with The Red Headed Stranger and Stardust.