On the Downstroke

Back in the day, there was a dentist named Long John who could fill cavities all night long.  Things haven’t changed much.  Perhaps least of all is the moralizing about “that music” and “those children.”  How soon we forget.

1948 – Dinah Washington
Dinah WashingtonLong John Blues.  (Click for Last FM MP3)

Teddy Pendergrass (1970’s)  – Close the Door


Teddy PendergrassClose the Door  (Click for Last FM MP3)

LL Cool J – Doin’ It (1990’s)

And there’s this masterpiece…

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