The Riff’s Summer Music Challenge

Marrakesh Summer

1969 redux with CS&N

Wrong sleeve, but still…(Author’s photo)

I almost wrote my last entry into The Riff’s Summer Music Challenge about hearing The Ramones for the first time in the summer of 1980, I think, when a friend played “I Just Want to Have Something to Do” at a grad school party. Everybody bopped around as if we were living in the late 1950s, a time when bopping could…