Friday, December 31, 2010
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Yeah, it's true. Before Simon teamed up with Garfunkel, one of the names he recorded under was Jerry Landis. Here are a few of Jerry's least forgettable tunes. There's a lot more of this stuff on YouTube, most of it less snappy. "I Want to Know All About You" made the cut only because it mentions mystery novels and TV westerns.
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Say Yes to Murder, published in hardcover in 1942 (and later in this pulpy digest edition) was Ballard's first novel featuring Hollywood troubleshooter Bill Lennox. Lennox was a popular Black Mask character, debuting there in 1933.