Archive for the 'Movies' Category

Re-The John Waite Documentary

You’re right Bob. The dream dies hard. I offer The Call and Tommy Ferrier. My sister-in-law is Tommy’s sibling. Every penny Tommy (and the band) made always went back into producing the next album. He’d make 200k on one album and plow it ALL back into his music. Tommy, now in his seventies (outlived Been), […]

The John Waite Documentary

“The Hard Way”: Now that was depressing. We believed in the dream… But now the dream is over. I own a a Babys album. It was always hard to believe in a group with that name, but “Isn’t It Time” is magical. To hear how that track came to be is disillusioning. I normally […]

The Sinead O’Connor Documentary

Showtime trailer: It’s great, I give it a big thumbs-up, but it’s not the movie I thought it would be. You see today’s documentaries are not truth, they’re hagiography. The one that bugs me the most is the Bee Gees’…watching it you’d believe they were as big as the Beatles in the sixties, when […]

Harvey Fierstein-This Week’s Podcast

Writer/actor Harvey Fierstein is a charismatic raconteur you can’t help but love. Listen to this podcast whether you know him or not, because embedded in his tales is so much wisdom, it’s changed my life already!