Tag: 1973

Stir It Up

I’ve posted a lot about Bob Marley over the years and one thing I’ve noticed is that his performances are poorly documented, compared to many of his peers. The reason for that, of course, is obvious, and it’s not the lack of smart phones in … Continue reading Stir It Up


Amid some mighty stiff competition, this comes in as The Rolling Stones’ second-most offensive song and definitely their filthiest. It may also be the filthiest ode to groupies by any major rock band ever. Mick Jagger is said to have declined the advances of the … Continue reading Starfucker


David Bowie imagines himself as the world’s weirdest lounge act, complete with a satin suit, and campy covers of decade-old pop hits. It felt like quite a novelty and it still does. There’s some suspension of disbelief required, watching a vermilion-haired alien croon about chasing … Continue reading Sorrow