JBL L60T Loudspeakers.
I made a few good decisions early on with my purchases of audio equipment. These handsome loudspeakers are definitely one of those. In the early 80’s, JBL was fond of repackaging their series of true studio monitors for the listener at home.
This series included the L20T, L80T and L100T. All excellent choices. They all included JBL’s infamous 035Ti tweeter. This titanium tweeter went on to be a staple for many of their speakers, and for good reason…. Continue reading JBL L60T Studio Monitors for the Living Room
Great video of Peggy Lee performing her classic hit, Fever. Check out drummer Jack Sperling and his hand drumming. It doesn’t get cooler than that! As a former drummer, I could never figure out why this is not done more often. The dynamics that Jack gets using his hands is fantastic. Not to mention that he looks like he is having way too much fun…..
How and when did this American rural music get high jacked and turned into the pop drivel it is today? What happened to the likes of Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Waylon Jennings, Loretta Lynn, Hank Williams, George Strait , Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, Lee Ann Womack, Marty Stuart, Randy Travis…..what the heck happened people?
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band gathered together some of the best rural, country performers, (Doc Watson, Merle Travis, Roy Acuff, Jimmy Martin, Maybelle Carter) and combined them with equally great bluegrass performers. Continue reading Will The Circle Be Unbroken or whatever happened to country music?