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Tag Archives: 1978

My Diane ( Beach Boys Brian Wilson Cover ) 01.15.10

I’ve always considered the song My Diane to be an overlooked masterpiece in the songwriting canon of Brian Wilson. It’s written about his friendship with his sister-in-law, Diane Rovell, sibling of Brian Wilson’s ex-wife, Marilyn. I like to think of the song as a love letter to a dear friend. For years Diane used to book the […]

Still The Same ( Bob Seger Cover ) 09.04.09

When I was a boy, Bob Seger‘s look seemed a bit imposing to me. He looked like a lot of the tough guys in the small town where I was raised. He’s a real American though. I was Canadian: reserved and a bit nerdy. A beta man. But I was a smalltown boy too, and I was […]