Song Of The Day: Sept. 13, 2018

Filed in Arts and Entertainment by on September 13, 2018

This is from the Richard & Linda Thompson infamous “Tour From Hell”. Richard had taken up with another woman, but contractual obligations forced them to tour together following the release of ‘Shoot Out The Lights’.  ‘Shoot’ was a compelling chronicle of the disintegration of their relationship and one of the best albums of the 1980’s.  During the tour, Linda famously read a newspaper onstage while Richard engaged in patter with the audience. Yet, that album spawned this song,  with Richard and Linda onstage together:

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  1. Starting tomorrow, we’ll have a Special Guest DJ for Song Of The Day as I take a week-long sabbatical in Portland OR to recharge my musical batteries.

    I’m looking forward to savoring his selections…