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 […]
Whilst rock music is most often thought of as bands of musicians making as much noise as possible, it’s the voices that wrench at the heart strings of listeners all over the world. This is […]
A British piano player has put together a tribute album to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Iain Stewart[/lastfm], the “sixth Stone,” and the original five [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] will play a part, covering a [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] classic!
When it comes to Grammy nominations, it’s one thing to be nominated for Best New Artist, but it takes perseverance to remain in the music business for decades and still get fresh nods. We checked […]
Men, have you ever been driving home when suddenly you find yourself rolling up your car windows in hopes no other drivers hear you blasting [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm]‘s “Candle In The Wind” as the tears roll […]
[lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]‘s 19th studio album dropped today, a blend of country blues to traditional brass band. On his website, the 65-year-old spoke about the album, Clapton, along with his next project.
Emerging out of his five-year hiatus, guitar god [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm] is releasing his 19th solo album in September. Apart from hearing the expected eloquent guitar essence from the renowned musician, fans can expect an untraditional sounding album […]
1960 — Ben E. King left the Drifters and signed a solo contract with Atco Records. He sang lead with the group on their ONLY #1 hit, “Save The Last Dance For Me,” a tune […]
March 27, 1952 Sun Records of Memphis, Tennessee began releasing records. The label would later become the home of [lastfm]Elvis Presley[/lastfm], [lastfm]Johnny Cash[/lastfm], [lastfm]Jerry Lee Lewis[/lastfm] and many others. March 27, 1958 CBS Laboratories announces […]