Tuesday, December 15, 2009

SICK AS A CAT

Former Stray Cats singer Brian Setzer collapsed during a performance at Isleta Pueblo last night. According to this report from KOB TV, he was about two songs into his set with the Brian Setzer Orchesta.

Here's the Associated Press story. which blames "dehydration, high-altitude sickness and vertigo."

Nothing about hairballs.

Reportedly he's OK now and will play a show in Phoenix tonight.


THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Sun Ra Birthday Party

One hundred and 14 years ago this week -- May 22, 1914 -- Herman Poole "Sonny"  Blount was born in Birmingham, Alabama. In the...