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