Monthly Archives: October 2017

“Trouble No More” Documents – and More – Dylan’s Gospel Tour

By Anne Margaret Daniel “Let him drink, and forget his poverty, and remember his misery no more.”  — Proverbs 31:7 “Some day baby / You ain’t gonna trouble poor me any more.” — Sleepy John Estes, Someday Baby Blues (1935), … Continue reading

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Punk legends X honored in Los Angeles

By Steve Beard Members of the legendary punk rock band X were honored by the Los Angeles City Council in celebration of the group’s 40th anniversary and the Council officially declared Wednesday, October 10 as X Day in Los Angeles. … Continue reading

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Bono’s eucharist in Bogotá

According to news reports, Bono received communion at a local parish on the morning (October 8) after performing the Joshua Tree anniversary concert in El Campin Stadium in Bogotá, Columbia. According to those attending mass, Bono arrived without fanfare, sat quietly … Continue reading

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Tom Petty on greed and power

“Through these hypnotic eyes, we’re told we’re nothing if we don’t have a mansion and dress like a movie star,” Tom Petty says. “I’ve never seen so much jewelry advertised. It’s hard on a young person to not think that’s … Continue reading

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Jack White’s patron saints

Excerpt: “Jack Outside the Box” by Josh Eells, New York Times White was brought up Catholic, and he still feels an affinity for the martyrs and saints. He likes their devotion, the purity of their sacrifice — especially St. Sebastian, … Continue reading

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