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Interview with Ian Anderson – at Lynn Auditorium Saturday

by Blake Maddux – In February 1968, MGM Records released a single called “Sunshine Day,” which they credited to the band Jethro Toe. Thankfully, the song did not become a massive hit. Otherwise, the British music magazine Melody Maker would have voted Jethro Toe the #2 band of the following year, smack dab in between…

Interview with Creedence’s Stu Cook

by Blake Maddux – As the rhythm section on all seven albums that Creedence Clearwater Revival released between 1968 and 1972, bassist Stu Cook and drummer Doug “Cosmo” Clifford played on a list of songs that reads more like the greatest hits of any entire generation of artists rather than the work of a single…

Steve Duffy interviews Zach Braff – video!

Synopsis – Director Zach Braff’s follow-up to his indie breakout hit “Garden State” is a comedy telling the story of a thirtysomething man who finds himself at major crossroads, which forces him to examine his life, his career, and his family. Wish I was Here is out in Theatres today.     Watch the trailer…

5 Questions with Colin Mochrie

5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy —       Funny man Colin Mochrie is best known for starring on “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” He is performing along with Brad Sherwood, also a veteran of the show, at the Lynn Auditorium April 6th. For more information and tickets, visit lynnauditorium.com    …

5 Questions with Chazz Palminteri

5 Questions is a feature by Steve Duffy —   Chazz Palminteri will be performing in his autobiographical one-man show called “A Bronx Tale,” at the Lynn Auditorium February 28, which is about a killing he saw in the Bronx when he was nine years old.     SD: What is it about the Mafia…

William Dowd Interviews Dean Albert Post-podge

By William J. Dowd [Editor’s note: Due to other obligations LynnHappens was unable to send a photographer to Hodgepodge this year.] From August 15 to August 18, 1969, 500,000 people from all corners of the United States descended upon a 300-arce dairy farm in the Catskills of Upstate New York. The purpose, you ask? To…