Letter From LA: 03-18-2021

We had a glorious short burst of rain Tuesday night, March 9, which left the city sparkling with puffy white clouds, clean air and baby-blue skies. It was a gorgeous, brisk winter day, the kind of weather that most likely drew thousands and thousands of emigrants to Southern California decades ago (along, of course, with […]

Letter From LA: 03-08-2021

First off, I wanted to thank everyone who wished me a happy birthday last month. It’s taken me awhile to process three-quarters of a century of insanity, from radioactive rain and drop drills to Donald Trump and COVID, but I popped back. So thank you. Next I want to report that I got my Pfizer […]

Summer of ’68 With The Beatles

We just received this press release and are passing it along: John, Paul, George & Ringo: Fifty Years Later – The Beatles Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before! Tom Murray’s The Beatles Collection, The Mad Day: Summer of ’68 is now at Soho Contemporary Art  May 31st through June 16th     July 28, 1968 was one […]

The End of the Summer of Love – 1967

Courtesy AARP

‘It was 50 Years Ago …’ – Sgt. Pepper Gets Massive Reissue

Apple Records has unveiled the most ambitious reissue of a Beatles title to date, with a “super deluxe edition” of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” The May 26 release celebrates the 50th anniversary of the psychedelic music classic. Highlights include a new stereo mix of the album, 5.1 surround via Bluray/DVD discs, a “lost” […]

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