Tag: Tower of Power

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #41: When You Think It’s All Over, It’s Not Over — Questions, Vol. I

In which I execute a pivot so sharp that only John Cleese can effectively prepare the audience for what's about to happen. And so he does....

Frank Wilson

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Frank Wilson, “Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)”

The one single that Frank Wilson released is one of the most collectible records in history...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: October 19, 2012

Ermahgerd, it's Friday! Time to show us your five....

Desert Island Discs, Music, Popdose

Desert Island Discs with Slightly Stoopid

Slightly Stoopid's DeLa takes time from promoting the band's new album to give us a soulful list of Desert Island Discs....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Tower of Power, “Can’t You See (You Doin’ Me Wrong)”

Ken Shane first saw Tower of Power live back in the '70s, and he's seen them many times since. After 44 years as a band, they can still...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Tower of Power, “So Very Hard to Go”

In 1973 the legendary Bay Area funk band broke out with their third album, which included some of their best-known songs. Ken Shane recalls...

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… The Tower of Power Horns

The world doesn’t need another greatest hits album — we’ve already got three goddamn Essential REO Speedwagon...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Brass Kiss”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Since musical styles come around again and again, I’m sure it’s only a matter of time before horn...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 9/24/88

What artist is currently being credited on the Internet as winning five Grammy Awards when, in fact, she's won zero? What song supposedly...