I see from the internet that Three Dog Night
is still making music
The ASIS Foundation brought "Joy to the World" Wednesday night, as Three Dog Night
took the stage.
Delivering on his promise to stage the most energetic convention- closing party NAA has ever had, outgoing Chairman William Dean Singleton channeled the spirit of rock impresario Bill Graham with a show that featured three Boomer faves: The Four Tops, Three Dog Night
, and a "surprise" band led by former Beach Boy Al Jardine.
Feelgood, Three Dog Night
, the Neville Brothers, and, perhaps most famously, Bonnie Raitt (whose version of Hiatt's "Thing Called Love" was a huge hit for her in 1989 and a major factor in her belated emergence as a mainstream pop music figure).
It Wasn't just her soulful, whisper-to-a-scream voice that inexorably drew us out (gays do adore their divas) nor her brilliant albums (including Eli and the Thirteenth Confession, New York Tendaberry, Christmas and the Beads of Sweat, Gonna Take a Miracle) nor the disarming Tin Pan Alley-meets-street-comer doo-wop compositions that were hits for other artists ("Wedding Bell Blues" and "Stoned Soul Picnic" for the Fifth Dimension, "Eli's Comin'" for Three Dog Night
, "And When I Die" for Blood, Sweat & Tears, and "Stoney End" for Barbra Streisand).
But hear Three Dog Night
, One, on The Best of Three Dog Night
(UNI/MCA 1983) (making the case for one).
The record, a cover of the classic Three Dog Night
hit, is a duet with his namesake, Kelly Jones of The Stereophonics.
One poster, found in his dad's attic footlocker, then Scotch-taped to The Boy's wall, shows a group called Three Dog Night
Happy Together Tour The Turtles featuring Flo and Eddie, Chuck Negron, formerly of Three Dog Night
, Mark Farner, formerly of Grand Funk Railroad, Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels, and Gary Lewis and the Playboys, 2 p.
The Vinyl Connection Band, featuring five world-touring musicians from Brooks & Dunn, Foreigner, Three Dog Night
, Poco, Michael McDonald, The Rascals, Leon Russell, Whitesnake and many others.
Star track was Feelin' Alright, which has also been recorded by Traffic, Joe Cocker, Three Dog Night
and by my Move colleague Trevor Burton.
The five women, voted 2007's best cover band at the All Access Music Awards, plays hits from the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, Pat Benatar, Three Dog Night
, Prince, Bon Jovi and other superstar acts.
He's also toured with Kansas and worked with Three Dog Night
An evening of fine dining, camaraderie, and entertainment featuring the pop/rock sound of Three Dog Night
await you at this popular annual fundraising event.
Now the Dick Clark of Denver has arranged for the Four Tops and Three Dog Night
-- along with a surprise guest he refuses to disclose -- to perform at next week's NAA convention.