Category Archives: K-SHE Classics

(March 7, 2017): Bachman-Turner Overdrive: Gimme Your Money Please

K-SHE Classic. From the 1973 self-titled album, Bachman-Turner Overdrive. “I liked them before before they were “big”. I can recall walking up to a Target store with my mom, dad, and sister during a week when middle school was closed … Continue reading

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(March 4, 2017): J. Geils Band – Whammer Jammer

K-SHE Classic. From the 1971 album, The Morning After.  A “Juke Joint Jimmy” effort here – an early reference to songs written by the entire band. Richard Salwitz (aka Magic Dick) on harmonica made this into a J. Geils party on the … Continue reading

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(December 25, 2016): Blue Cheer – I’m The Light

K-SHE Classic. From the 1971 album, Oh! Pleasent Hope. The epitome of a 1960s hard rock / heavy metal band – and one of the first – forever known for its cover of the Beach Boys’ “Summertime Blues.” By 1971, … Continue reading

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(December 9, 2016): Dust – Loose Goose

K-SHE classic. From the self-titled 1971 debut album, Dust.  In memory of John Glenn, I introduce this tune — the way I did on many, many mix tapes that I made for friends in the 1980s that opened with driving … Continue reading

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(October 14, 2016): Rick Wakeman – Sir Lancelot and the Black Knight

K-SHE Classic. From the 1975 album, The Myths And Legends Of King Arthur And The Knights Of The Round Table. This is a tune built around the Arthurian legend of Lancelot slaying the Black Knight in order to save England. … Continue reading

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(August 9, 2016): Jeff Beck Group – Situation

K-SHE Classic.  From the 1971 album, Rough and Ready.  This is the third LP by the Jeff Beck Group.  The outing followed a long period of recuperation for Beck after a serious car accident in 1970. Rod Stewart and Ron Wood had … Continue reading

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(June 7, 2016): Jefferson Airplane – The Last Wall of the Castle

From the 1967 album, After Bathing at Baxter’s.  The first part of Hymn To An Older Generation, which I am part of now.  According to legend, Baxter was Airplane code for acid. Ergo, the titled translates as After Tripping on Acid. … Continue reading

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