Midweek Music Moment: A White Sport Coat and A Pink Crustacean, Jimmy Buffett

When the June 9, 1973, issue of Billboard magazine briefly reviewed Jimmy Buffett’s new release, it called it a “[g]ood soft rock collection.” Evidently, the reviewer didn’t get any clues from the album title or liner notes or pay any attention to the opening notes or other content of the album.

Okay, there might be […]

Midweek Music Moment: Hank Wilson’s Back, Leon Russell

Last week, I mentioned that following Led Zeppelin’s 1973 album, my musical interests were changing. I wrote that wholly unaware of the subject of this week’s Midweek Music Moment. By chance, it reveals just how much those interests changed over the course of a couple years.

On August 31, 1973, Leon Russell released Hank Wilson’s […]