On the way home from the office, Brownfield stopped at Publix to pick up some fruit for the kitchen table. He liked having fresh yellow bananas and a few red and green apples in the big bowl he brought back from Sicily as he sipped iced grapefruit juice and read the New York Times. Also, it would be nice to have a cold beer during the baseball game that would be on television that night, so he considered picking up a six-pack of Heineken. But then Eleanor would raise hell about how he drinks too much, which was true, but did she have to be such a bitch about it? He decided it wasn’t worth the fight so he let it go. No beer tonight.
Month: April 2016
Prince died without a will, according to court documents filed by his sister on Tuesday, potentially causing big complications for that star’s sprawling financial estate and musical legacy. See the New York Times report and the video of a memorable Prince performance on Ellen’s show.
Jessica Wheeler, AliveTampaBay music columnist: A distinctive look and blues-based sound have kept ZZ Top running long after many of their contemporaries disbanded. Sporting the same lineup for the last 45 years, the trio continues to record and tour, much to the delight of their fans. With more than 50 million albums sold worldwide, and their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the band remains wildly popular.