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Burt Bacharach

Entries by Burt Bacharach

Back to Work and Now ‘Always Taking Aim'

(41) Comments | Posted August 25, 2006 | 4:21 PM

I've had a five-week vacation from touring and then did my first concert Sunday night with the San Diego Symphony. Something interesting happened; or maybe it was my imagination, but it was good. When we did the material from the new album, "At This Time," I felt the audience was...

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About ‘An Inconvenient Truth' and Other Earthly Matters

(38) Comments | Posted August 9, 2006 | 7:49 PM

I finally saw "An Inconvenient Truth" the other night, and it scared the life out of me. I was stunned at the reality of it all; now days later, still not being able to get what I saw out of my mind.

This movie is not entertainment. It's hard work...

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One Week After Mel...and Life Needs To Go On

(40) Comments | Posted August 5, 2006 | 7:45 PM

I have seen and been close to alcoholic behavior, very close. I have always found that what is spoken while under the influence is the real thing, the truth, and not said "because I was drunk."

What Mel Gibson said and did is unforgivable. Those words he spoke were...

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To Cher with Love

(42) Comments | Posted July 19, 2006 | 7:10 PM

Just got home after seven concerts in eight days, including Italy. Did I bite off more than I can chew? It was a lot, but it's so satisfying to be making music. The older songs, of course, are what the audience is there for, but doing at least four songs...

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Wishin’ and Hopin’ In Red, Blue and Italy

(69) Comments | Posted June 20, 2006 | 4:48 PM

I am very appreciative of the responses to my very first Blog. I was a little nervous about my first one, but it's okay...because here's the second.

I will be back on the road in a few days doing concerts in different states -- some "blue" some "red" --...

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From 'Soundtrack of Life' Author to 'Rabble Rouser' in One Easy CD

(76) Comments | Posted June 11, 2006 | 6:23 PM

This is my first blog, and there's no way for you to hear the musical version; so let's see how this goes.

I've been writing love songs all my life, never rocking the boat. There were years that I paid no attention to the political process, times I never voted....

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