Watch Miley Cyrus (and Andrew Watt) Toast Pink Floyd with an Acoustic Campire ‘Wish You Were Here’ Jam on ‘SNL’

This past weekend saw another edition of Saturday Night Live‘s At Home episodes, and Miley Cyrus was featured as one of the musical guests. Perched in a nighttime campfire scene, Cyrus (accompanied by Andrew Watt, guitarist/producer who has made a name for himself in recent years for his work with Post Malone and, recently, Ozzy… Continue reading Watch Miley Cyrus (and Andrew Watt) Toast Pink Floyd with an Acoustic Campire ‘Wish You Were Here’ Jam on ‘SNL’

Steve Martin Has Been Spending His Isolation Playing Incredibly Soothing Banjo Solos

You know Steve Martin as a comedy icon, his irreverent standup routines putting him on the map in the 1970s and his Saturday Night Live hosting gigs the stuff of legend. He’s also a world class bluegrass musician, having used the instrument in comedy bits over the years and eventually turning that into an acclaimed… Continue reading Steve Martin Has Been Spending His Isolation Playing Incredibly Soothing Banjo Solos

Rest in Peace Hal Willner, Longtime Saturday Night Live ‘Sketch Music Guy’ and Acclaimed Music Producer

Hal Willner (Photo: SNL)

The Twitter page belonging to Hal Willner, who for decades served a key role in the music department of Saturday Night Live, refers to Willner as “so-called Music Producer & Saturday Night Live sketch music guy since Raging Bull debuted,” and it was on that Twitter page that Willner posted this on March 28, indicating… Continue reading Rest in Peace Hal Willner, Longtime Saturday Night Live ‘Sketch Music Guy’ and Acclaimed Music Producer

Watch David Byrne Bring His Unbelievable ‘American Utopia’ Performance to ‘SNL’

David Byrne returned to the Saturday Night Live stage this past weekend for his first appearance on the program since Talking Heads played in 1989 — but anybody who’s paid attention to the legendary artist’s career lately knows he wasn’t just there to play a song or two. No, Byrne was there to promote his… Continue reading Watch David Byrne Bring His Unbelievable ‘American Utopia’ Performance to ‘SNL’

Watch Adam Sandler’s Emotional Musical Tribute to His Friend, the Late Chris Farley, on ‘SNL’

This past weekend, Adam Sandler hosted Saturday Night Live. This marked the first time Sandler hosted the show, on which he starred in the early 1990s on his way to becoming a huge comedy star, so his return was a long time coming. For the final moment of the episode, Sandler put on his acoustic… Continue reading Watch Adam Sandler’s Emotional Musical Tribute to His Friend, the Late Chris Farley, on ‘SNL’

Top 11 Geezer Songs

    “Sex at age 90 is like trying to shoot pool with a rope.” – George Burns Let’s get right to our list of Top 11 Geezer Songs. There’s no telling how much time you’ve got left. Old Time Rock and Roll by Bob Seger The lyric “I reminisce about the days of old… Continue reading Top 11 Geezer Songs