In the world of rock and roll, you know you’ve made it when one of three things happen: 1. You get to press your hands into cement 2. You get paid in advance 3. You […]
It is hard to believe but it was 30 years ago today that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon [/lastfm]was shot and killed outside of his home in New York City. Lennon was a regular guest on his […]
Thirty years ago today, on December 8, 1980, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon [/lastfm] was shot and killed, the entire world mourned the loss of a man who accomplished so much as a musician, activist, and humanitarian. In […]
Getty Images It was a tremendous shock to the world when [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] was shot and killed on December 8, 1980–an event that took place 30 years ago today. Lennon was only 40 years […]
[lastfm]The Rolling Stones[/lastfm] are in the news again as [lastfm]Keith Richards[/lastfm] has released his tell-all biography. In the book he talks about not being very close with [lastfm]Mick Jagger[/lastfm], partying with [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm] and not […]
John Fogerty discusses radio, songwriting, and inspiration in a classic 1997 interview.
[lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] heard a [lastfm]Leon Russell[/lastfm] song one day and had an epiphany. He decided then and there that he wanted to make an album with Leon. Elton also decided that it had to be […]
Classic Interview: The Who's Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, and Keith Moon On Health, Vacations, And "Who Are You"
It was 45 years ago this month that Pete Townshed, Roger Daltrey, Keith Moon, and John Entwhistle–the four members of one of the most legendary bands in rock history, [lastfm]The Who[/lastfm]–recorded their timeless classic “My […]
It was October 15, 1976 when [lastfm]Tina Turner[/lastfm] walked away from her husband and musical partner [lastfm]Ike Turner[/lastfm] with 36 cents in her pocket. She eventually got on her feet, divorced Ike, took on his […]
Today the legendary [lastfm]Paul Simon[/lastfm] turns 69 years young. Thirty-three years ago, the then 36-year-old singer-songwriter had just completed a hot streak of three successful albums, reaching the top of the album and singles charts […]