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Pleasing Yourself

Tricks of the artists, from Ricky to Willie and Roy.

You can’t please everyone so you’ve got to please yourself,” Ricky Nelson

On October 15, 1971, Ricky Nelson was booed off the stage during Richard Nader’s Rock ‘n Roll Revival concert at Madison Square Garden. The incident resulted in Nelson writing the song “Garden Party,” his last #1 hit before he was killed in a…



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Robert Cormack

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.