It worked for [lastfm]ABBA[/lastfm], with Mamma Mia. It worked for [lastfm]Billy Joel[/lastfm] with “Movin’ Out.” It’s even worked for world artist [lastfm]Fela Kuti[/lastfm] with last year’s brilliant “Fela!” Now, it looks like the [lastfm]Beach Boys[/lastfm] […]
First, it was John McCain and [lastfm]Jackson Browne[/lastfm]. Then it was Charlie Crist in Florida and [lastfm]David Byrne[/lastfm]. Now, it’s [lastfm]ABBA[/lastfm] and a far-right party in Denmark. When will politicians learn: You don’t get to […]
Let’s take a step back in time, beginning with the year 1964 when Dick Clark moved American Bandstand from Philadelphia to California and cut the broadcasts to one day a week.
[lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] dissolved his group [lastfm]Wings[/lastfm] in 1981. “Joe DiMaggio Day” was held at New York’s Yankee Stadium as [lastfm]Paul Simon[/lastfm] sang “Mrs. Robinson” in his honor, April 25th, 1999…”Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio, […]
Recently, [lastfm]ABBA[/lastfm] was inducted into the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. It was this week in 1977 that ABBA reached the Top of the Charts for the very first and last time…
[lastfm]Graham Nash[/lastfm] is joking about having “bookends” in reference to his two Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions. He entered the Hall of Fame this year with the [lastfm]Hollies[/lastfm] and in 1997 as part […]