The Wrecking Crew

Denny Tedesco, Hal Blaine, Don Randi.  Photo by John Rhett Thomas

The Wrecking Crew: The Best Band You Have Never Heard Of

“The Wrecking Crew” was an infinite number of studio musicians who were called in to play anonymously on recording sessions by everyone from Nat “King” Cole and Sam Cooke, to the “Beach Boys.”

03/13/2015

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Songwriter Jeff Barry Talks Discovering Neil Diamond & Working With The Wrecking Crew

This morning we spoke with songwriter/producer Jeff Barry, who wrote many of the biggest hits of the ’60s. Take a look back at his amazing career as the man behind some of your favorite hits!

02/08/2013

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The Wrecking Crew: The Most Famous Band You’ve Never Heard Of

Tuesday evening at the screening for The Wrecking Crew Movie at Skye, a restaraunt in Peoria, Arizona, a sold out crowd learned about the musicians behind many of the biggest hits of the ’60s, including […]

04/25/2012

Rock Flashback: The Partridge Family

The Partridge Family TV show ran for 96 episodes over four seasons, and it was typical cheesy ’70s sitcom fare. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Partridge Family[/lastfm]’s music, on the other hand, is better than anybody had a […]

10/15/2011