Dan Akroyd & John Belushi As The Blues Brothers Live From The Rhino Club On SNL

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Bone Daddy has always completely enjoyed the creative comedy of Dan Akroyd and John Belushi…..but their comedic musical talents as The Blues Brothers…..captured the hearts of all who ever saw them perform….and their movie by the same name is a musical classic. 

Randy Newman Live At ACL Sings Short People & Riders In The Rain

DOG ASIDE: Randall Stuart “Randy” Newman is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, composer, and pianist who is known for his distinctive voice….mordant (and often satirical) pop songs….and for film scores.  Since the 1980’s, Newman has worked mostly as a film composer. His film scores include “Ragtime, Awakenings, The Natural,   Leatherheads, Cats Don’t Dance, Meet the Parents, Cold Turkey…

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Groucho Marx Sings Why Am I So Romantic & Harpo Marx Plays The Harp

DOG ASIDE: The Marx Brothers were were a family comedy act that was successful in vaudeville, on Broadway and in motion pictures from 1905 to 1949. Five of the Marx Brothers’ thirteen feature films were selected by the American Film Institute (AFI) as among the top 100 comedy films of all time…..with two of them “Duck Soup” and…

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The Blues Brothers Sing I Got Everything I Need Almost & Trying To Get Next To You

DOG ASIDE: The Blues Brothers were an American rhythm and blues revivalist band founded in 1976 by comedy actors Dan Akroyd and John Belushi….as part of a musical sketch on Saturday Night Live.  Belushi and Akroyd, in character as lead vocalist “Joliet” Jake Blues (named after Joliet Prison) and harmonica player/backing vocalist Elwood Blues (named after the Elwood…

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Bob Dylan Live On SNL Sings You Have To Serve Somebody

DOG ASIDE: Bone Daddy tells me that when he was a freshman at The University of Texas in 1965…..his dorm mate Mac Woodfin from Paris, Texas….was a serious “Dylanist”…..a person who kinda worshiped Bob Dylan…..as every Sunday Mac would play his Dylan albums and sit back in his reclining chair to worship Bob Dylan…..as he…

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Linda Ronstadt Live In Concert Sings Poor Poor Pityfull Me & You’re No Good

DOG ASIDE: Linda Ronstadt sang and entertained audiences for 44 years from 1967 to 2011….recording albums throughout her entire career. In total, she has released over 30 studio albums and 15 compilation  or greatest hits albums. Ronstadt charted 38 Billboard Hot 100 singles…..with 21 reaching the top 40…10 in the top 10…three at number 2, and  “You’re No Good…

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Music Legend Ray Charles Live At Austin City Limits Sings Deep In The Heart Of Texas

DOG ASIDE: This lil ole Chiweenie dog just loves the music and entertainment of Ray Charles….and two of my favorite pieces he ever did were “America The Beautiful”….which he sang often in many different places….but when he played and sang it at the introduction ceremony prior to the NO MAS Sugar Ray Leonard vs Roberto…

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Paul Simon & James Taylor On SNL Sing Cathys Clown & Welcome To The Madi Gras

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After Simon and Garfunkel broke up…Paul Simon just never seemed to find another voice that sounded so good with his voice as did Art Garfunkel…but never say never….cuz many years later he appears on Saturday Night Live with another pop music icon….James Taylor…and low and behold….magic happened again.