Monthly Archives: October 2010

Bridge School Benefit Highlight Reels

Recently added to the Bridge School’s website: http://www.youtube.com/v/RMCuEIe1aj8?fs=1&hl=en_US http://www.youtube.com/v/tejLLSbBTpA?fs=1&hl=en_US Hat tip to Rust list, archivesguy.

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What’s next?

“What do I know? I’m just a fan.” – Just about everyone So after the buffalo herd dust clears out and the founders return to their day to day, the peanut gallery begins the adulation, dissection and speculation – GUILTY … Continue reading

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The reviews ****UPDATE***First hand account of recent rehersals

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/51942/224972?method=method.fetch.album&title=Come+Around+Sundown&artist=Kings+of+Leon&page=1&pagesize=1 http://www.usatoday.com/life/music/news/2010-10-24-bridge-school-concert_N.htm http://www.mercurynews.com/music/ci_16422941 http://www.newsoxy.com/entertainment/buffalo-springfield-bridge-school-15411.html http://blogs.mercurynews.com/aei/2010/10/24/review-bridge-school-benefit-2010/ http://www.thaindian.com/newsportal/world/buffalo-springfield-bridge-school-reunion-is-a-big-success_100449600.html Scroll down to the second letter , rehearsal account!! http://www.mercurynews.com/ci_16450943?nclick_check=1 (Hat tip DP from rustlist) …and from Bob Lefetz’s blog… http://lefsetz.com/wordpress/index.php/archives/2010/10/28/for-what-its-worth-2/

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The instruments

So I wondered, how were these guys going to pull off  ‘the sound’ with acoustic instruments? They featured hollow body electrics in the day…hmmm… Turns out that it’s more about technique! Stephen played a couple of his Martin D-45 signature … Continue reading

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The announcement went “It’s been 40 years, but will be worth the wait. Please welcome Buffalo Springfield!”

The music was period as well. These guys NAILED it. There are videos up on you tube already, but believe you me, they don’t do full justice to the quality of harmonies. From Saturday, October 23rd,  2010… And the closer… … Continue reading

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You know it’s official…

…when you see the name up in lights! While checking for any last-minute availability in the 100’s, took a shot. Camera rules have changed. Only cameras w/detachable lenses (like mine) are disallowed.

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Today’s the day, heading North

43N/99N/152W/101N/85N/Shoreline Blvd.N/Parking lot. Hope to snap a few outside pics, as cameras are not allowed in the venue. Things have changed since I was last there, and I reckon there will be a few videos / images posted in various … Continue reading

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