Category Archives: Music

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

This is the season for Hall of Fame voting or nominations.  Baseball announced its 2016 Hall of Fame Class last Wednesday, electing Ken Griffey, Jr. and Mike Piazza.  Not to be outdone, the next day football named its 15 finalists … Continue reading

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Book Review: Unfinished Business: The Life & Times of Danny Gatton

Unfinished Business: The Life & Times of Danny Gatton.  Ralph Heibutzki. San Francisco:  Backbeat Books.  ISBN 978-0879307486 and 087930748X. It’s always difficult to assess the quality of a biography. If the author goes into too much personal detail, he/she runs the risk … Continue reading

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Book Review: My Life – In Spite of Myself!

My Life – In Spite of Myself!  Roy Clark with Marc Eliot.  New York: Simon & Schuster.  ISBN 978-0671864347 and 0671864343.  Also available in paperback (ISBN 978-0671526863 and 0671526863). Roy Clark’s autobiography takes him from his early childhood through his … Continue reading

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