Rio Lobo (1970)

I can never remember if I have seen this film.  So I turn it on and suddenly I realize that I have, but other than George Plimpton getting shot, it’s a blank.  Yesterday, I watched it again.  There are some interesting parts, but otherwise it is one of the lesser John Wayne films in my … More Rio Lobo (1970)

Rolling Stones: Through the Past, Darkly

In reality, their second greatest hits collection, released in 1969. Unlike the Beatles, The Rolling Stones did not produced great albums in the 1960s. Big singles, yes. Just not groundbreaking albums. The greatest hits album collects their non-album singles during the second half of the decade. I still have the vinyl copy of this octagon-shaped … More Rolling Stones: Through the Past, Darkly

The Bernie Leadon-Michael Georgiades Band (1977)

Never heard of this band? I’m not surprised. Bernie Leadon was an original member of the Eagles. Michael Georgiades was a working L.A. musician/songwriter, often with Johnny Rivers. After pouring a bottle of beer over the head of Glenn Frey, Leadon quit the Eagles, this was before the album Hotel California. According to Leadon’s own … More The Bernie Leadon-Michael Georgiades Band (1977)