Nov 2, 2017
The unexpected loss of The Heartbreakers’ leader (and “Charlie
T./Muddy Wilbury”) presents an opportunity to look back on the
career of the accidental supergroup: the Traveling Wilburys, whose
debut album issued almost thirty years ago represented an
unimaginable musical collaboration among some of rocks’s giants.
Presenting their back story is rock journalist Jeff Slate (http://jeffslatehq.com/index/
whose newly-published Roy Orbison: The Authorized Biography
traces the career of a singular artist who, truth be known, served
as an unwitting catalyst in the group’s formation. His ties to The
Beatles as an artist and a friend are likewise traced.
“Please Please Me” by “Roy Orbison”
recorded by Jared Lekites: jaredlekites.bandcamp.comJared’s band,
The Lunar Laugh: thelunarlaugh.bandcamp.com
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