Genius in Our Midst: Hunter

  David Bowie’s death was such a loss because he was an artist who was still at the top of his game. Black Star was one of last year’s best musical collections. What happened to John Lennon is a wound that doesn’t heal, made even more painful by the fact that he’d just released DoubleContinue reading “Genius in Our Midst: Hunter”

Win It All

Photo by Jim Summaria I first heard Ian Hunter as the voice of Mott the Hoople, singing All The Young Dudes. “Speed jiveDon’t want to stay aliveWhen you’re twenty-five.” In December of 1974, Ian Hunter left Mott the Hoople for a solo career. One of his first hits was a song called Irene Wilde, oneContinue reading “Win It All”