Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Ricki C.
6 followers
6 followers
About
Ricki's posts

Post has attachment
The Modern Lovers
There are a TON of bands & songwriters that I love: The Dave Clark 5 and The Kinks and The Who and Paul Revere & the Raiders and Buffalo Springfield and Joni Mitchell and The MC5 from the 1960's; Mott The Hoople and Blue Oyster Cult and The New York Dolls a...

Post has attachment
The Ricki C. Interview - by the Pencilstorm Editorial Board
Growing Old With Rock & Roll is not solely an excercise in nostalgia.  I still play gigs.  To illustrate that point, tonight we update an interview that originally appeared on Pencilstorm a coupla months ago, when I was opening a show here in Columbus.  I'm...

Post has attachment
The Sean Richter Chronicles, part one: Sean & Becky and 920 am
The Sean Richter Chronicles will appear occasionally in Growing Old With Rock & Roll.  They are an adjunct to I Love Distortion  (a rock & roll novel in 12 chapters) that played out in the blog throughout 2013.  Part one predates I Love Distortion : future ...

Post has attachment
On Elliott Murphy's Birthday
This piece originally appeared on www.pencilstorm.com , the blog I now write for regularly, after I folded Growing Old With Rock & Roll back in December 2013 (see Goodbye blog).  I recently decided to start bringing some Pencilstorm entries over to this blo...

Post has attachment
Elliott Murphy, Aquashow and The Jimi Hendrix Experience, “Purple Haze” (Bonus Video Friday)
                     (T his piece written Sunday night, May 20th, 2012, 9:30-10 pm.) It makes no rational sense, really. I drove 600 miles yesterday - from Columbus, Ohio, to Tenafly, New Jersey - to see Elliott Murphy perform tonight in Piermont, New York....

Post has attachment
I Love Distortion (a rock & roll novel in 12 chapters) - October
( I Love Distortion (a rock & roll novel in 12 chapters) appears monthly in Growing Old With Rock & Roll; January to December, 2013) I Love Distortion - chapter ten "And then October came, and with October came the rain Falling on that apartment on Beacon H...

Post has attachment
I Love Distortion (a rock & roll novel in twelve chapters) - December
( I Love Distortion (a rock & roll novel in 12 chapters) appears monthly in Growing Old With Rock & Roll; January to December, 2013 This concludes our presentation.  Thank you for reading.) I Love Distortion - chapter twelve "That girl, she seemed a little ...

Post has attachment
I have this matchbook. It's from the Terrace Motel, 1650 Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, Massachusetts.

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
many of you already know this story, but it seems so integral to the theme of growing old with rock & roll I feel it bears repeating here…….
Wait while more posts are being loaded