You may not be able to teach an old dog new tricks, but we do think it’s possible to hip your good ol’ dad to some great new music.
The album will feature 36 tracks by everyone from Kris Kristofferson and The Monkees to George Harrison and Ringo Starr.
In the spirit of staying positive, below are ten examples of artistic risks that did pay off.
Unfortunately, “I Have The Wine” was not one of Johnny Cash’s biggest hits…watch this funny Wheel of Fortune fail!
Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.
The Who and Hunter Hays are also scheduled to perform during the live television special airing on CBS, December 5 at 10PM.
In fact, The Who will play NYC’s Madison Square Garden on the night of the nominations concert, leading us to believe the TV special will do a live broadcast from the concert.
Ian McLagan told CBS Local that the tribute tour will take place this fall. Although he said he was surprised when he was asked to participate: “I’m a Johnny Cash fan, but there’s not a lot of piano on those songs.” However, he added “We didn’t play the songs in the original style.”
Welcome to Tuesday Tunes, a brand new weekly feature highlighting just-released albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists.
Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]’s 70th birthday. At an age, and with a bankroll, that would permit him to hole up on an island to be served grapes by scantily-clad female devotees, Dylan continues to […]