John Lee Hooker Documentary To Debut In France September 30
A new John Lee Hooker Documentary by award winning German film company, Kick Films, will debut in France September 30. The 90 minute piece has been developed over the past few years by Kick Films working with John Lee Hooker, his family and friends in concert and interviews. Air dates in other territories, including the United States, will be announced as soon as they are confirmed.
Duke Robillard Interview On CDNOW.COM
Duke Robillard is interviewed on the CDNow site at: Duke Robillard's All-Terrain Explorer.
John Lee Hooker thrills Vasona crowd
..."He's old enough to remember when the Dead Sea was just a little sick," joked one band member backstage. But once the music started, the music was as serious as a rattlesnake that just had its tail stepped on. Hooker sat on a chair, strummed a guitar and, with a drawl that ached of sex and pain, mumbled his way through lyrics that paved the way for rock 'n' roll four decades ago...
Eric Clapton on J J Cale in September Mojo Magazine
Eric Clapton when asked by Mojo Magazine (September 2000 issue) "Which musician (other than yourself) have you ever wanted to be?" answered "I don't model myself on him but I like JJ Cale, his philosophy, writing skills, musicianship. He's a fine, superior musician, one of the masters of the last three decades of music. He doesn't make records now, because he doesn't like the music scene, doesn't want any part of it, so he kind of retired in protest. I understand a lot about that. "
Ivan Lins Scores Latin Grammy Nomination
Ivan Lins has been nominated for Best Pop Instrumental Performance for Dois Corregos - a track from Dois Corregos: Trilha Sonora do filme de Carlos Reichenbach. The Latin Grammys will be awarded September 13 in Los Angeles.