Music With An “M”! Tom Petty’s Side Band! The “Magical” Beatles! “Naked” Alanis! The Monkees And Jack Nicholson Too!

Here are some “Sunday Songs” in the key of “M”!

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Time For Some Revealing Music With An “M”!

Yes, Alanis Morissette shed all of her inhibitions for one of my favorite songs. She’s featured in “music with an M”, along with some Monkees, and McCartney too!

Let’s begin with the late Tom Petty, and one of the coolest stories in music history:


Mudcrutch – “Crystal River”

If you don’t know this band, you are missing an incredible story. This was the band Tom Petty started in 1970 in Gainesville, Florida. Here is a picture of the band at the time:

They weren’t successful, so Tom Petty headed to Los Angeles – and the rest is history….except this is where the story gets great:

In 2007, Petty called his old bandmates and asked if they wanted to record again! And so two top ten albums were released, filled with a southern “swamp rock” vibe…I read one of the original band members…

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  1. Mudcrutch is news to me. That’s a fun story. I enjoyed Alanis being God in the film “Dogma”.

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  2. Where did Alanis go? She was really good. 🙂
    (Studiously ignoring the McCartney references, naturally)
    Best wishes, Pete.

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