Reasons to be cheerful, words and musings, some of them amusing.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Listening To Rico
Listening to Rico: Rico Rodriguez, a Jamaican born jazz trombonist, Presumably Ian was referring to listening to this guy rather than the kid who appears as Manny in Modern Family, given that the latter wasn't born when the song was written. Rico of the song toured with Bob Marley, played with Prince Buster, The Specials (he played the solo on Ghost Town) and a plethora of other artists. It's also stated that he inspired the Beatles to let their hair grow, although that could be just hairsay...