Lennon, Clapton, Richards, Mitchell have today’s almost forgotten track

Everybody knows the joke about Paul McCartney being in a band before Wings, but, sadly it never transpired that people used the same joke regarding John Lennon and his Dirty Mac band…check out this lineup performing Yer Blues on the Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus and tell me you wouldn’t have paid ten bucks (a lot at the time) to see them play…


Greg Simpson

Greg Simpson firmly believes his career in the music industry officially began on March 14, 1965 when a band gave him ten dollars as commission for helping them find a gig. He hasn’t looked back since then and looks forward to celebrating his fiftieth in 2015 with an enormous party paid for by the hundreds of dollars he’s made since then.

His career has covered all aspects from radio for many years, and including working for record labels, artists and, since 1992, Canadian Music Week where he programs the radio stream and manages all conference streams and events in real time annually. He also attends half a dozen conferences a year doing research for CMW and is generally accepted as a knowledgeable cat with a few stories to tell. At the root of it all, though, is his undying love for music and musicians.

Greg Simpson is the author of ‘Today’s Almost Forgotten Track’

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Published on September 11, 2017 at 2:56 pm by Greg Simpson


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