Stephen Stills Carries On

Stephen Stills is one of those rare musicians who not only forms the cultural sound and comprehension of a decade or two, he also divines the definition of the spirit of its people.  Stills’ career has arced over a half-century of our lives from Buffalo Springfield to Crosby Stills & Nash (and sometimes Young!) to Jimi Hendrix diving into a fine solo career.

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Rediscovering the Demo Tapes

A new George Harrison album dropped last week called “Early Takes, Volume 1” and, for the first time, you can hear the demo versions of some great Harrison songs.  “My Sweet Lord” is clean and clear and vibrant.  “All Things Must Pass” still has the genuine sting of reality and acceptance that came to define the ultimate end of his life.

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