notes on government, sports and popular culture
.....Good comments on the "importance" of musicians from my friend Jeff regarding this post
. As for the impact on society, I'd objectively say The Beatles still rank as the single most important musical group.
We're approaching the 25th anniversary of John Lennon's murder. I've had this nagging thought for some time: If Lennon were still alive, his intellectual curiosity, his working-class roots and his supposed contempt for phoniness would have converted him to conservatism by now......
......If his wife would allow it. We still don't know who had the real control in that partnership.