Archive for 2021/01


From: Andrew Loog Oldham Re: Phil Spector As you and i have discussed i knew phil, the stones did too, before the tom wolfe casting, before the madness and the medication, before the silly old man trolled out in his viagra limousine much too late at night. The man who brought good cheer and maracas […]

Phil Spector

I was just a little too young. I was aware of Spector’s pre-Beatle hits, but they were somewhere in the back of my brain, they were not foreground in my life, and I’d be lying if I didn’t tell you that I used to grimace every time “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’” came over the […]

Status Report

Today’s “New York Times” has a story about the death of a Minnesota state senator: “In Minnesota, a G.O.P. Lawmaker’s Death Brings Home the Reality of Covid – Minnesota Republicans celebrated election victories with a gala party. A state senator’s death from Covid-19 underlined the consequences of the G.O.P.’s rejection of health experts’ guidance.: […]

Recently Dead Rockers-SiriusXM This Week

Phil Spector, Leslie West, Gerry Marsden, Sylvain Sylvain, Tim Bogert… Tune in tomorrow, January 19th, to Volume 106, 7 PM East, 4 PM West. Phone #: 844-6-VOLUME, 844-686-5863 Twitter: @lefsetz or @siriusxmvolume/#lefsetzlive Hear the episode live on SiriusXM VOLUME: If you miss the episode, you can hear it on demand on the SiriusXM app: