I had hoped that after suffering a heart attack last week, DMX (Earl Simmons) would pull through. It was asking a lot. The heart attack left him on life support and basically brain-dead. His family called it today. DMX passed away today at 50. The…
Ever get a tune stuck in your head that you just can’t pin down?.
I was trying to track down a song from Martin Scorsese’s Casino, and thank goodness, I finally found it. “I Ain’t Superstitious” was a classic blues tune originally written by Willie Dixon and recorded in the early 1960’s by Howlin Wolf. This particular version is from Jeff Beck and Rod Stewart. Though the song runs for nearly 5 minutes, half of that is simply Jeff Beck’s great guitar work at play.
For this, I’m including both the song, and the scene from Casino that used it.
And the scene from Martin Scorsese’s Casino (1995):