Tag: Jeff Beck

The Yardbirds – The Unusual Tale of a Most Unique and Highly Inluential Band

For a group – originally called The Most Blueswailing Yardbirds – that gave the world three of the world’sย greatest guitarists, it’s funny to realize that none of them (Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton) were the original guitarist. The original band was a five-piece unit … Continue reading The Yardbirds – The Unusual Tale of a Most Unique and Highly Inluential Band

Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart? Really? Didn’t he do, “Do Ya Think I’m Sexy?” Sure. Does he now sing old standards like Gershwin and Cole Porter? Well, yeah. Isn’t he some Las Vegas showboat? Guilty. But that’s not the Rod I know. (Speaking metaphorically). My earliest memory of … Continue reading Rod Stewart