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Ringo Starr, Phil Collins Top World’s Richest Drummers List

To quote the legendary James Brown, “give the drummer some!” Or in the case of this list ranking the richest beat-keepers in the world, give the drummers a whole lot, as in a fortune.

09/04/2012

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Phil Collins Gives America a History Lesson

Phil Collins remembers the Alamo and he’s hoping you do too. But just incase you don’t, the singer-turned-author is heading deep into the heart of Texas to give a history lesson with his new book, […]

04/17/2012

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Beach Boys, Phil Collins To Be Featured On New PBS Concert Series

PBS is bringing a whole new live musical experience into homes this spring for the new series Front Row Center. The series aims to bring the concert experience to a wide audience without having to […]

03/13/2012

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Rock Flashback: George Harrison in Winter

The late ’80s to the late ’90s had been a good decade for [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]George Harrison[/lastfm], with a smash single “Got My Mind Set on You,” the success of the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Traveling Wilburys[/lastfm] supergroup, and the […]

11/30/2011

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Did You Know: “Misunderstanding” By Genesis

‘Tickets @ 2′ features the song “Misunderstanding” from [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Genesis[/lastfm]. This was one of the first songs written by Phil Collins. It reflected relationship trouble between Phil and his first wife. It was a case […]

09/01/2011

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Did You Know: “In The Air Tonight” By Phil Collins

‘Tickets @ 2′ features a hit by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Phil Collins[/lastfm], “In The Air Tonight.” [photogallerylink id=36282 align=left] Collins wrote the song about the anger he felt after divorcing his first wife Andrea in 1979. He […]

08/08/2011

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Did You Know: “That’s All” By Genesis

‘Tickets @ 2′ features Gordon Lightfoot tickets all this week. To win today we’ll take caller # 15 when we play “That’s All” by Genesis. A song about a failing relationship. The party involved feels […]

07/25/2011

Did You Know: “Easy Lover” By Philip Bailey & Phil Collins

It’s “Easy Lover” on ‘Tickets @ 2’  by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Philip Bailey[/lastfm] of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Earth, Wind & Fire[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Phil Collins[/lastfm]. Phil sang on this with Bailey. Collins produced and played drums on Chinese Wall, […]

05/24/2011

Covering Bob Dylan: Artists From Bruce Springsteen To Bryan Ferry Take On ‘The Times They Are A-Changin’

Released on Columbia Records in January of 1964, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm]‘s album The Times They Are A Changin’ was the first of his to contain all original compositions. The title track, one of Dylan’s biggest […]

05/23/2011

Phil Collins Issues Personal Statement About Reports Of His Retirement

Earlier this week, news surfaced that Brit rocker [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Phil Collins[/lastfm] was retiring from music due to several medical ailments making it painful to perform. There were also reports that Collins was feeling a bit […]

03/09/2011

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