Jeff Lynne rolled through some of the legendary band’s most famous hits, including “Mr. Blue Sky” and “Turn to Stone.”
Arguably, Jeff Lynne’s greatest attribute is his incredibly distinct sound. It transcends his work with ELO and comes to define his second solo album, Long Wave, out today. And make no mistake, that is no easy feat, as Long Wave is a covers album.
“It was a treat in itself just to be able to do that. It’s not that easy – it just means you have too practice and practice on all these instruments, which to me, is the best fun you can have!”
A tragic day for music; Cellist [lastfm]Michael Edwards[/lastfm], best known for his work with the classic rock group [lastfm]Electric Light Orchestra[/lastfm], died instantly Labor Day morning after a rogue bale of hay crashed into his van.