Found May 24, 2013 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
  On the list of things that I never expected to see was rock album from Portland Trail Blazers owner and former Microsoft CEO Paul Allen. Well, Mr. Allen and his band called “Paul Allen and the Underthinkers” will be releasing their debut album in the coming months. We get the full details from the LA Times on Allen’s first-ever rock album: “Everywhere at Once” is the introductory effort from Paul Allen and the Underthinkers. Allen, in case you’re wondering, is the same Paul Allen who back in 1975 created a little venture called Microsoft with his pal Bill Gates. Allen, who also owns the Portland Trailblazers basketball team, has always been a music aficionado and an accomplished amateur guitarist who used a chunk of his Microsoft fortune to start the Experience Music Project museum in Seattle Now he’s assembled a debut album with his band, with a lot of help from other friends, including Heart’s Ann and Nancy Wilson, the Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde, Joe Walsh, Los Lobos’ David Hidalgo, Derek Trucks, Doyle Bramhall II and Neville Brothers scion Ivan Neville. “I’ve rarely gone a week without picking up a guitar,” Allen wrote in his bestselling 2011 memoir, “Idea Man. “It’s more than a hobby; it gives me balance and keeps me in the moment, which can be a challenge with all the projects I’m pursuing at any one time… I take music with me wherever I go.” Man, I would pay so much money to see Bill Gates shred on a guitar…
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