Bonnie Raitt

John Prine collects his Grammy for Best Contemporary Folk Recording, 2006 (Getty Images/Kevin Winter)

Rock Flashback: John Prine Turns 65

You wouldn’t necessarily guess it from his voice, which has a rural twang, but [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Prine[/lastfm] was born in Maywood, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago, 65 years ago this week. His parents were natives […]

10/13/2011

Video Classics: ‘Thing Called Love’ – Bonnie Raitt

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bonnie Raitt[/lastfm] recorded “Thing Called Love” in 1988 for her album Nick of Time, which was released early in 1989. The song appeared as the second track after the lead-off title track. The album […]

02/23/2011

Today In Music History: September 30th

It was on this date in 1955 when [lastfm]James Dean[/lastfm] was killed in an car accident.   Ten years later, [lastfm]Donovan[/lastfm] made his US television debut on Shindig! along with [lastfm]The Hollies[/lastfm], [lastfm]The Turtles[/lastfm] and the […]

09/30/2010

Today In Music History: September 22nd

On September 22, 1958, [lastfm]Elvis Presley[/lastfm] boarded the USS General Randall and set sail for Germany with the rest of the 3rd Armored Division. [lastfm]The Springfields[/lastfm], made up of [lastfm]Dusty Springfield[/lastfm], her brother Tom and […]

09/22/2010

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