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[South Rim of the Grand Canyon, Minolta Hi-Matic 11, 35 mm SLR, Kodak slide film]
During our two years in Colorado (1971-73), Linda and I had a chance to visit the Grand Canyon several times. Over the years, we have returned, but now we visit the North Rim, which is more remote and not nearly as crowded.
Citi-Bankâ€™s recent television commercial went â€œviral.â€ The public wanted more information about the video and especially about the song that accompanied the video.
The song is called â€œInto the Wild,â€ and it is performed by â€œLP.â€
When I first heard â€œLP,â€ it brought back memories of Linda Ronstadtâ€™s â€œDistant Drum,â€ which she recorded with the Stone Poneys in 1967. It has been that long since I have heard a voice with the power and range of â€œLP.â€
I am linking the Citi-Bank commercial and two uploads of â€œInto the Wild.â€ In one photo, LP is shown with â€œTCBâ€ and lightning bolts tattooed on her arm. â€œTCBâ€ (â€œTaking Care of Businessâ€) and the lightning bolts were Elvisâ€™ trademarks, so that is another reason to like LP!
Click on the links and enjoy the video and the music. LP is a unique talent.
As always, thanks for stopping by!
[Thank you, Donna, for the spotlight!]
Also by Richard Knight
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