Bill Withers was born on the 4th of July, the perfect day to hear his lost song of tough-love for America.
This stunningly sparse song was buried in the demos for an album Costello wrote for someone else.
Bruce Lee? Sammy Davis, Jr? Jerry Lewis? This is 12 minutes of Bat Heaven.
Jorge & Kevin put “New Lace Sleeves” in Costello’s 10…no make that 5…no, actually 2…best songs of all time. Or better. Hear ’em out.
The snarling, unhinged, fuzzed-out fury of “2+2=?” is a side of Bob Seger most people haven’t heard. It’s also Jack White’s favorite Seger song. And it’s about to become yours, too.
1983’s Motown 25 TV special was when we first saw Michael Jackson moonwalk, but it was Marvin who masterfully brought the night back down to earth.