Wilson Pickett

Greg Adams – The challenge and accomplishment of going-it-alone – Part 1

Greg Adams was a member of Oakland-based soul band, Tower of Power, for 25 years. He stood far left of the Tower's 5-piece horn section, playing trumpet and fl├╝gelhorn.

By |February 16th, 2012|Milestones, Music & Performance|0 Comments

Norm Crosby, my mom, more music, and malapropism

This morning, I noticed a promo for comedian, Norm Crosby. I'd last seen him a year ago or two ago, on the Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Telethon. Norm 'act' always has been the mastery of the malaprop.

By |February 3rd, 2012|Experiences, Music & Performance|0 Comments