Eric Clapton

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Donald “Duck” Dunn 1941-2012

Legendary bass player Donald “Duck” Dunn of Booker T & The MGs died in Toyko Sunday morning.

05/14/2012

The Cover Image From "The Concert for Bangla Desh"

Rock Flashback: The Concert for Bangla Desh on Vinyl

In the summer of 1971, George Harrison and Ravi Shankar organized the Concert for Bangla Desh to benefit refugees in the newly-independent country of Bangla Desh (formerly East Pakistan), which was ravaged by war and […]

12/27/2011

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Rock Flashback: George Harrison in Winter

The late ’80s to the late ’90s had been a good decade for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm], with a smash single “Got My Mind Set on You,” the success of the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Traveling Wilburys[/lastfm] supergroup, and the […]

11/30/2011

Singer/Song writer Paul McCartney and his wife Linda

Remembering Linda McCartney [Photos]

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 […]

09/27/2011

Eric Clapton in 2010 (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Video Classics: ‘Forever Man’ – Eric Clapton

“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 […]

07/27/2011

Ten Songs That Will ‘Rock Your Mama’

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 […]

05/06/2011

Rock Flashback: “Brown Sugar”

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 […]

05/05/2011

Derek And The Dominos Celebrate 40th Anniversary Of “Layla”

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.

04/25/2011

The Top Ten Songs This Week In 1978

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 […]

02/19/2011

Five Things About . . . Outrageous Box Sets

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 […]

02/17/2011

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