Kasim Sulton in Japan - I love these lil’ video clips that musician (and long time Todd Rundgren band member) Kasim Sulton posts on youtube. it’s always neat to get a glimpse of what professional musicians do when they’re not on stage. In his most recent segment, Kasim shares a little of what he saw on his walk through Osaka, Japan. here’s the link to his video clip.
Geoff Downes interview - man, Asia is getting a whole slew of press surrounding the release of their brand new studio album Phoenix which just got released today. check out a great interview with keyboardist Geoff Downes over at classic rock revisited. I’m planning on posting a review of their new album in the next week or so. and also, if you’re a big fan, be sure to head on over to their official website tonight where there will be a special live webcast of their concert from the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, NY.
Bourgeois Tagg reunion! - Brent Bourgeois recently announced that he’ll be involved with a benefit concert in Sacramento on June 3rd that will feature a Bourgeois Tagg reunion. the concert is being organized to help his friend and former Uncle Rainbow lead singer Richard Oates who is in need of a liver transplant. Bourgeois states on his website that this will be a one time only reunion. tickets can be purchased through tickets.com. for more info, please head on over to Brent Bourgeois’ website.
blogger’s choice awards - and finally, if you like what you’ve been seeing here on retroblog, please take a minute and vote for me over at the Blogger’s Choice Awards. I’d really appreciate your votes. thanks.