Johnny Cash

Fun Facts — Songwriter Edition

by M.C. Antil on September 24, 2010

Did you know… That Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees wrote “To Love Somebody” specifically for Otis Redding, but that Redding died before he was able to record it?   That when native Hoosier Hoagy Carmichael wrote the music for “Georgia (On My Mind)” it was widely believed to be a song about a woman […]


On Jason Lane, Johnny Cash and History Once Removed

by M.C. Antil on September 21, 2010

It was the bottom of the 10th inning, Game One of the 2005 World Series between the Houston Astros and my hometown Chicago White Sox.  The Sox closer Bobby Jenks had just given up two runs in the 9th to allow Houston to tie the game, and now as the Sox came to bat in […]