Remembering Linda…view gallery Photographer, activist, cook, singer, and musician, Linda McCartney would have been 70 this past Saturday, September 24th. Born Linda Louise Eastman in New York in 1941 to a wealthy family, Linda studied […]
“Forever Man” wasn’t [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]’s first #1 Top Rock Tracks single (and you can peruse your trivia knowledge now as we won’t give the answer until after the video), it was his second. But […]
In case you need a reminder, Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 8. This year, do your mama one better than a cheap bouquet from the grocery store by serenading her with one of these […]
When deciding not merely on the greatest [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] singles, but on the greatest singles by anybody, “Brown Sugar” has to at least be in the semi-finals. Forty years ago this week, it hit […]
One of [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]’s defining albums marks its 40th anniversary with a deluxe, multi-format release featuring new and long-unavailable music. The [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Derek and the Dominos [/lastfm] package also includes a collection of never-before-seen photos.
Winners of the twentieth annual Grammy Awards for 1977 are announced this week, and the Southern California music scene is well represented. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Eagles[/lastfm] win for Best Record of the Year; “Hotel California” and […]
Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]
Whilst rock music is most often thought of as bands of musicians making as much noise as possible, it’s the voices that wrench at the heart strings of listeners all over the world. This is […]
A British piano player has put together a tribute album to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Iain Stewart[/lastfm], the “sixth Stone,” and the original five [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] will play a part, covering a [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] classic!
When it comes to Grammy nominations, it’s one thing to be nominated for Best New Artist, but it takes perseverance to remain in the music business for decades and still get fresh nods. We checked […]