Saturday, August 27, 2011

Goin' to a party in the county jail . . .

Jerry Lieber passed away this week, sadly. More about him here. He wrote songs like this:

And this, featuring the first notable use of what became know as power chords:

Another Elvis hit, previously done by Big Mama Thornton:

And thisL

Classic rock. Jerry, you'll be missed.

Thursday, August 18, 2011