Archive for the 'Link Wray' Category

Monday, September 12th, 2016

This fall, my first feature film, Shangri-La Suite, will be released in theaters. It tells the story of two lovers-on-the-run during the summer of 1974. Their names: Jack Blueblood and Karen Bird. Their aim: to kill Elvis Presley. It stars Emily Browning, Luke Grimes, Avan Jogia and Ron Livingston (as the King). Burt Reynolds narrates. […]

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

The annals of rock & roll are littered with various and sundry odes to doing yer own thang. This here is Link Wray’s take. All open-road and windows rolled wayyy the fuck down, “Be What You Want To”, released in 1973, is the title track to Wray’s 8th long player. Tracked in San Francisco with […]

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Our pal Jessica, from Rotter And Friends designs, just shared this Link Wray UK television performance clip with us from 1975. Smokin. Rotter’s own Link Wray t-shirt has been on my wish list since the design came out last year (my size sold out), and it looks like they now have a commemorative Beefheart design […]