Thursday, December 13, 2007

This One's for Ike Turner

It's music legend that in 1951, Ike Turner and his band discovered guitar amp distortion - an essential element in rock and roll - by accidentally dropping a speaker from the roof of the band's car...or a story to that effect. Rock music salutes you, Mr. Turner!


As a non-sequitur...here's an episode of The Office called "Local Ad":



Ike Turner photo credit: Masahiro Sumori.

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