Tagged: Pete Quaife

RIP Pete Quaife

Former Kinks bassist Pete Quaife died today at the age of 66. Quaife, who had long battled kidney-related issues, played with the band in its first five years before leaving in 1969. Among many other … read more »

POSTED June 25, 2010 11:48AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Do It Again: Boston Globe's Geoff Edgers' Quest To Reunite The Kinks

Last May, Boston Globe staff writer Geoff Edgers decided he was going to try and reunite the brilliant but (in his opinion) under-appreciated band, the Kinks. He decided to make a documentary about the quest and along the way scored choice encounters with fellow Kinks fans named Paul McCartney, Sting, Zooey Deschanel, Paul Weller, Brian Wilson, Robyn Hitchcock and Clive Davis. read more »

POSTED May 18, 2009 3:27PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: , , , , , , , ,