Tagged: recordings

Roll on through the day with this rocker hit

This Credence Clearwater Revival composition created one of most memorable and famous opening riffs of a rock/pop instant classic. I’m talking about “Proud Mary” of course, and the lyrics evoke coming of age while working one’s way down the river in a modern, adult version of Huck Finn.

This song has a mystic beauty that never gets old

With a beautiful guitar strum and an R&B melody to roll us on ocean waves, “Into the Mystic” is Van Morrison’s poem about returning to a loved one. I had to cover this, as it’s one of Sarah’s favorites.

listen to my “Who’ll Stop the Rain” cover

Jon Fogarty/Creedence Clearwater Revival Covered by Michael Jackman vocal + guitar (1970 Guild D35) + ipad Garage Band, + Clip ends & fade out with Audacity. Enjoy!   Check out my playlist on Soundcloud:

Joy to the World cover

Every so often I record my “basement tapes” using Garage Band. Also, Sarah and Mom like to hear me play. “Joy to the “World” is one of Mom’s favorites since I was a teen and she made a request I record it for her birthday. I overdubbed some guitar parts for texture and breaks. The high note vocals are a...