Hornsby, 17 Nicks, 72

Stevie Nicks of Menlo Park a legit 650 superstar is 72 years of age. She shares a birthday with the late Miles Davis.
Meanwhile it was reported that a charting contemporary song features a sample of Bruce Hornsby “The Way it Is” and is the 17th song like that.
That’s the way it is.

Ira of Yo La Tengo writes to say he is filing in on WFMU out of New York, and I set my phone alarm to remind me to tune in. I am three taps at any time for hearing their station. He says that tomorrow is the birthday of I Forget Her Name, a 1960s pop star from Liverpool. Stay tuned. Here’s E-40 from Vallejo, Eric Stevens with a known song to the Hornsby riff, for Stevie, Miles, Jimmy Cobb, Stanford Jazz workshop, the lady from Liverpool, Sylvie Simmons, Maya Ford, and Bruce himself, the Hornsby. Stevie at the Cub, 19:

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Mark Weiss, founder of Plastic Alto blog, is a concert promoter and artist manager in Palo Alto, as Earthwise Productions, with background as journalist, advertising copywriter, book store returns desk, college radio producer, city council and commissions candidate, high school basketball player, and blogger; he also sang in local choir, fronts an Allen Ginsberg tribute Beat Hotel Rm 32 Reads 'Howl' and owns a couple musical instruments he cannot play
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