Last night (March 13) on Late Night, Jimmy Fallon and this week’s musician-in-residence, Justin Timberlake, donned the monstrous white coifs and dad suits (but not ties) of Michael McDonald for a very adult-contemporary version of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat.” […]
As the GRAMMYs approach, we talked to some serious detractors of the awards: Stone Sour. If you think the Recording Academy gets it wrong far too often, these guys are with you. But a funny […]
It’s a ‘Tickets @ 2′ winner from The Doobie Brothers!
Two of the 1970s most popular bands, Chicago and the Doobie Brothers, will partner for their annual summer tour of amphitheatres beginning July 11.
Michael McDonald recently kicked off the Dukes of September tour in St. Louis, Missouri alongside Donald Fagen of Steely Dan and Bozz Scaggs. While in his hometown, the singer talked to local radio station Fresh 102.5 about the musical connection him and Fagen have had for forty years.
Summer’s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours tend to leave arenas to give fans the experience of hearing their favorite performers live under the stars (or under the rain, if you’re unlucky). Here’s a roundup of some of this summer’s top shed and stadium tours.
It’s autumn; there’s a chill in the air and the leaves are turning as we head into the holidays. Which can be nostalgic, to say the least. For many, it’s the best time of year […]
The third in a triumvirat of Gold — and eventually Platinum — albums, the set commonly known as Vices spawned the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm]‘ most famous sing-along hit.
Today it’s [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Doobie Brothers[/lastfm]‘ first # 1 single “Black Water.” Patrick Simmons, who is the group’s guitarist, wrote it and sang lead. It has that Louisiana-swamp rock feel. It’s about the Mississippi River, […]
This week in 1981, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]R.E.M.[/lastfm] made its first recordings at Bombay Studios in Smyrna, Georgia. The band recorded eight songs that day, including “Radio Free Europe”; three of them would eventually appear, in different […]