Rolling Stones http://www.kunc.org en Guitar Player Since 9, Mick Taylor Has Pretty Much Done It All http://www.kunc.org/post/guitar-player-9-mick-taylor-has-pretty-much-done-it-all <p>Michael Kevin ‘Mick’ Taylor will turn 65 in about a week, but I hope he resists retirement as his credits make him one of England’s greatest contributions to Blues and Rock. He’d deserve that accolade if all he’d ever done were his stints with John Mayall and the Rolling Stones.</p><p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Marc Applegate 53258 at http://www.kunc.org Guitar Player Since 9, Mick Taylor Has Pretty Much Done It All Chuck Leavell: The 'Fifth' Stone Speaks http://www.kunc.org/post/chuck-leavell-fifth-stone-speaks Some believe that there are only four <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15403019/the-rolling-stones" target="_blank">Rolling Stones</a>, but then some say there's a fifth: keyboardist Chuck Leavell. He's been on tours with the band for more than 30 years — but that hasn't been his only gig. At 20, he was asked to join The Allman Brothers Band. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 11:23:00 +0000 46275 at http://www.kunc.org Chuck Leavell: The 'Fifth' Stone Speaks Spotlighting Background Singers In 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' http://www.kunc.org/post/background-singers-hit-center-stage-twenty-feet-stardom <em>Twenty Feet from Stardom</em>, filmmaker Morgan Neville's new documentary, is a reminder that most of pop music's catchiest hooks, riffs and refrains were sung by voices harmonizing in the background. Tue, 11 Jun 2013 07:16:00 +0000 Mandalit del Barco 45621 at http://www.kunc.org Spotlighting Background Singers In 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' Book News: Lydia Davis Wins Man Booker International Prize http://www.kunc.org/post/book-news-lydia-davis-wins-man-booker-international-prize <em>The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.</em><p><ul><p><li>American author <a href="http://www.themanbookerprize.com/news/lydia-davis-wins-man-booker-international-prize-2013">Lydia Davis was awarded</a> the Man Booker International Prize, worth about $90,000, at a ceremony Wednesday in London. Davis is renowned for her works of (very) short fiction. Thu, 23 May 2013 11:39:00 +0000 44714 at http://www.kunc.org Book News: Lydia Davis Wins Man Booker International Prize Muddy Waters Fades And Rises Again http://www.kunc.org/post/muddy-waters-fades-and-rises-again <p>Most of us think of Muddy Waters as one of the all time legends of the Blues, the standard by which we judge Chicago Blues. There was a time in his career though that he had faded from being the “King Bee” we think of today.</p><p> Sat, 04 May 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Marc Applegate 43559 at http://www.kunc.org Muddy Waters Fades And Rises Again