Category Archives: Ziggy Played Guitar

(DDD) Dire (Digital) Straits

In October of 1982 my own little corner of the world got a bit more musically interesting when my neighborhood was finally hooked up for cable TV. This strange new medium had been around for a while, we kept hearing about … Continue reading

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Cool, Cool Reign!

Rain… That’s how it begins. Some forceful piano chords with rain. Then the Moon rises with some timpani and piano arpeggios. Setting a mood that sticks with you. This is powerful without being rude. As the closing song for The … Continue reading

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And your chicks for free!

We’re coming to the end of our nearly monthlong rock star roundup — indeed, we’re in training, so to speak, for our next topic, starting Friday — and we’ve been saving this one: (There are better versions on YouTube, but … Continue reading

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