Josh Klinghoffer Plays Golden Girls Theme In Honor Of Betty White
Current Pearl Jam and Eddie Vedder touring guitarist, Pluralone mastermind and former Red Hot Chili Peppers member Josh Klingfhoffer paid homage to the late Betty White on New Years Eve with an austere acoustic rendition of the memorable theme song from Golden girls.
White, the beloved actress, comedian and performer who starred in this sitcom – among many other productions – died at the age of 99 on December 31, 2021, just weeks away from her 100th birthday. Later that day, the former Chili Peppers guitarist shared his toast to her and the New Year. Many other rock and metal artists also remembered the actress.
See Klinghoffer’s video at the bottom of this article.
In an attached note, Klinghoffer remarked: “Outside my window is the last twilight of 2021. I’m not sure what to say about this year. As always, it seems like it’s only just beginning and going on. at the same time, so much has happened. “
He continued, “There has been a lot of loss lately, a lot of endings. It happens all over the place all the time, but the last few weeks have seen the loss of a few important people in my life. I rarely have it. feel like I have some wisdom to share, but the show’s creator son who I included the theme song to said this, and I think that’s just great. before I did. ‘”
Klinghoffer added, “Since it’s a start of sorts, tomorrow maybe try to do something different. Make that call. Start this book. Go breathe outside. End this fight. Feel. Try to. repair some of the broken things you see around you, inside and out.Live life knowing you don’t have it forever.
A few months ago, Klinghoffer recounted how Pearl Jam (which he joined in 2021) and Chili Peppers (which he left in 2019) were connected from the start.
the Daddy’s Girls The theme “Thank you for being a friend” was performed by singer Cynthia Fee for the TV show but originally written and recorded by Andrew Gold.
The rockers we lost in 2021
RIP to the rockers who died in 2021.