Comedian Martin Mull Sings Pig In A Blanket & Last Night I Took You Home

DOG ASIDE: When it comes to Martin Mull….his delivery of comedy is as uniquely his…..as any comedian who has ever graced a stage….however, it is difficult for me to not laugh when I use Martin Mull and graced a stage in the same sentence…..cuz grace is not his style….even though he looks the part.  Anyway,…

Elton John and J J Cool At 1985 Live Aid Sing Can I Get A Witness & I Love You

DOG ASIDE: Live Aid was a dual-venue concert held on 13 July 1985….and an ongoing music-based fundraising initiative….with the original event being organised by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for relief of the ongoing Ethiopian famine. Billed as the “global jukebox”….the event was held simultaneously at Wembley Stadium in London, England….attended by 72,000 people….and John F. Kennedy Stadium…

Gail Davies Live At ACL Sings Blue Heartache & Taking My Bucket Down To The South Road

DOG ASIDE: Gail Davies is an American singer/songwriter and the first female record producer in the history of country music. She is the daughter of country singer Tex Dickerson and the sister of songwriter Ron Davies…..as she established herself as a successful singer and songwriter during the 1970’s and 1980’s….scoring numerous Top 10 and Top 20 Billboard  hits.…

Jim McKay Compares Womens Gymnastics In 1968 To 1978 In Vault & Floor Exercise & Uneven Bars & Beam

DOG ASIDE:

In the decade from 1968 to 1978…..women’s gymnastics grew leaps and bounds in popularity in the US…..and along with this decade of growth….each of the four disciplines in women’s gymnastics….the vault, the floor exercise, the uneven bars and the balance beam….all got increasingly more difficult….as this video portrayed so well by Jim McKay.

Flacco Jimenez Live At Austin City Limits Sings Como Mexico

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy has told me the story on many occasions…..about him and Miss C going dancing at The Chula Vida Dance Hall outside of Dale, TX….as they would be the only Gringos….along with about 400 Mexicans cutting a rug on the dance hall floor….while listening to the Cajunto sounds of Flacco Jimenez….and having…

Stevie Wonder Sings If It Tastes Good, Come Back For More & My Cherie Amor & You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

DOG ASIDE: Stevland Hardaway Morris (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins; May 13, 1950)….known by his stage name Stevie Wonder, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist….a child prodigy who became one of the most creative and loved musical performers of the late 20th century. Wonder signed with MoTown’s Tamla label at the age of 11 and has continued to…

Marvin Gaye Sings Brother Brother & Gives A History Of Black Music In Prose

DOG ASIDE: Marvin Gaye born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. April 2, 1939 – April 1, 1984) was an American soul singer, songwriter, and musician….who helped to shape the sound of Motown in the 1960’s….first as an in-house session player….and later as a solo artist with a string of hits….including How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) and…