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Twelve Songs To Honor Martin Luther King

Today is Martin Luther King Day in the USA. And while we still mourn his passing, we also need to remember that today is a day of celebration as well — a day for reflecting […]

01/17/2011

The Top Ten Songs This Week in 1966

This week in 1966, we were watching a campy and “pow, bang, zoom” new ABC-TV series that aired TWO nights per week in prime time; “BATMAN,” starring ADAM WEST as the caped crusader.  Who played […]

01/08/2011

Top Ten Songs This Week In 1965

  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles [/lastfm]released the “Rubber Soul” album this week….”A Charlie Brown Christmas,” the first Peanuts TV special, debuted on CBS later this week, becoming an annual Holiday Classic…and….at the very bottom of the […]

12/05/2010

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

Parliament Guitarist Phelps “Catfish” Collins Dies at 66

No band sent us into a cosmic ride into the magical funk-es-phere as much as [lastfm]Parliament Funkadelic[/lastfm] or as we all lovingly moniker them, “P-Funk.” Whether you get down “in secret” while washing the dishes or […]

08/10/2010

Top Ten This Week — 1966

It’s early June of 1966, 2 and a half years into the British Music Invasion, and, what?  NO BEATLES on the ten??

06/06/2010

The TOP TEN Greatest Singers of ALL-TIME

In case you missed the list when it was first published, Rolling Stone magazine polled many of the big names in Rock and Roll last year and asked them who they thought were the top […]

03/12/2010

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