Tag Archives: Duane Allman

Hey Jude: The Beatles (Paul McCartney); Wilson Pickett; Jose Feliciano

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Hey Jude. This is an absolutely beautiful song written by Paul McCartney and performed by The Beatles. After discussing the original song, we will review covers from Wilson Pickett and … Continue reading

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The Weight: The Band; Aretha Franklin; the Allman Brothers Band

Hello there!  In this week’s blog we consider the song The Weight.  This is a terrific folk-rock song by The Band.  We will start with the original song by The Band, and then we will review covers from Aretha Franklin … Continue reading

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