We are gathered here today to get through this thing called life.
And 25 years ago, life seemingly revolved around an elfin horndog with a rococo fashion sense, an alpine voice, and a purple motorcycle twice his size.
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No, his humor is not always right there for you to "get." Case in point, interspersed throughout his stand-up at the Purple Onion (San Francisco), are "interviews" with his twin brother Seth from the South.
is remembered for its music — the soundtrack album produced four Top 40 hits and is a beloved pop masterpiece — but the movie, released on July 27, 1984, remains the nerviest act of Prince’s quixotic career.
As the Kid, a struggling Minneapolis rocker, he feuds with his alcoholic father, slaps his adoring girlfriend, and seethes with jealousy over his zoot-suited rival.
We’d go to truck stops in Bible Belt country, and people would look at us like they wanted to kill us. During that tour, we kept running into Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band.
After one of the shows, Prince asked me what made Seger so popular.
It sounds much better than ever before and makes one wonder if the Purple One took time to give other classics from his catalog a similar polish.” or “I wonder if they will have a welcoming parade for you.” I got it – this area wasnʼt exactly in my comfort zone, but I was excited about meeting him.I got off the plane and dashed to the washroom to freshen up.It was going to be our first time seeing one another – and this sort of experience was new to me.I had never gone out of my way to meet a guy before.More than two years after it was announced, and 14 months after Prince’s death, the deluxe reissue of “Purple Rain” arrives in stores and online Friday. It marks the first time the landmark bestseller has been remastered since it was released in 1984, finally giving the nine tracks the benefit of decades worth of improvements in sonic technology.