Music Throwback Saturday: What Do You Want from Life?

‘What Do You Want from Life?’ climaxes in a ‘hard-sell’ monologue by Fee Waybill, which name-checks celebrities such as Bob Dylan, Paul Williams and Randolph Mantooth,

tubesWhat DO you want from life? Somehow I totally forgot about a song I own on vinyl until I saw a recent mention of it on Facebook. What was old becomes new again in social media, evidently.

After repeatedly hearing just one song on the local radio station Q104, I acquired the 1975 eponymous first album by a San Francisco area band known as The Tubes, produced by the legendary Al Kooper. According to the Wikipedia, “The Tubes formed in 1972 in San Francisco from two Phoenix bands after they both relocated to San Francisco in 1969. The Beans…and The Red White and Blues Band… Continue reading “Music Throwback Saturday: What Do You Want from Life?”