Cincinnati Babyhead

Speaks his mind on music & movies!

Movie : The Godfather

Movie opens in a comfortable  study.  An older man sits in a chair at a desk listening to another man asking for a favor.  The man sits at the desk … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · 15 Comments

Movie Scene : The Offence – Johnny’s Breakdown

Johnny comes home late from work.  He’s a cop and he’s just been suspended for beating a suspect, who may die as a result.  He bangs around the apartment getting a … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Album : Full House – J. Geils Band

J. Geils doesn’t waste any time getting to it.  The band is introduced , the drums kick in and CB was off on a relentless dose of hard driving, high … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 34 Comments

Single : Help Me – Sonny Boy Williamson

CB caught the beat to this  instantly.  One listen and he knew he was hooked. Bass and drums lay it down with some great organ filling in.  Love that organ … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 6 Comments

Movie : Hombre

Another western (film) that is right up there with Babyhead’s favorites.  The movie opens with three Apaches corralling a herd of wild horses.   A young man has ridden out … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 4 Comments

Movie Scene : Eastern Promises – Bathhouse

Nikolai is set up to be hit in a bathhouse.  He couldn’t be more vulnerable.  Hit sits naked waiting for the man who brought him.  Instead two fully dressed hit-men … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 12 Comments

Album : Greetings from L. A. – Tim Buckley

CB was watching a local cable show that interviewed Jazz musicians.  Tim Buckley was the guest.  Never heard of him.  I don’t even remember if he performed.  Because of the … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · 42 Comments

Single : My Generation – The Who

OK.  Who could resit the opening of this song?  CB couldn’t.  Biting his lower lip, giving himself whiplash and jumping around like a nut-bar is what ‘My Generation’ did to … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · 18 Comments

Movie : The Sand Pebbles

Jake Holman get orders to ship out on the USS San Pablo, a US gunboat patrolling the Xiang River in China.  It’s 1926 and there is heavy political turmoil in … Continue reading

January 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Movie Scene : Black Sunday – Who took the picture?

Michael’s past is catching up with him.  He’s venting on what he went through as a prisoner of war and how it was just as bad when he came home. … Continue reading

January 29, 2017 · 2 Comments

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