HAPPY 80TH BIRTHDAY RINGO! Happy birthday to Ringo Starr! It’s hard to believe that the most famous Drummer in music history turns 80 years old today! Ringo’s Birthday Celebration! Ringo will be celebrating musically! As Rolling Stone Reports: In celebration… Read More ›
Riveting New HBO Documentary “Showbiz Kids!” Growing Up In Front Of The Camera – A Sobering Look At Stardom!
“The life of a child was not my life…” Those words from the late Diana Serra Cary, aka “Baby Peggy”, sets the stage for the new HBO documentary “Showbiz Kids.” the life of a childhood star is fraught with peril:… Read More ›
“Three Dog Nightmare!” From Rock Star To Junkie! Singer Chuck Negron Drives The “Wednesday Bookmobile” Off A Drug-Fuelled Cliff!
Meet Three Dog Night! This week’s “Wednesday Bookmobile” tells the story of one of the most popular and successful bands of the early 70’s – and one rock star’s spectacular fall from grace. Let begin with the music. Here is… Read More ›
Bob Dylan’s First #1 Hit! The Singer’s “Murder Most Foul” Tops The Charts! My “Songs For Sunday” Has The Lyrics!
Dylan Goes To #1 For The First Time! As hard as it is to imagine, legendary Singer/Songwriter Bob Dylan has FINALLY hit #1 on the Billboard charts! As Vulture.com reported with tongue somewhat firmly in cheek: “A very talented, promising… Read More ›
“Catch The Sun” With Songs To Cheer You Up! Shelter In Place With These Classic Songs Of “Determination” and Hope!
Celebrating Music With The Letter “D”! As most of the world is #Shelteringathome, we can all use some music to raise our spirits and keep us sane in these insane times. These are either songs OR Artists beginning with the… Read More ›
The New Beatles Documentary Has A Release Date! Yes, the new “Let It Be” Documentary is on the way! For this who don’t know, the original documentary about the making of the last Beatles album was released in 1970, and… Read More ›
These “Songs For Sunday” All Have A “G”! Genesis! Gorillaz! Steely Dan, McCartney And James Bond Too!
Paul McCartney Tosses Off A “G” Gem! Just a guy at a piano, but what came from the mind of Paul McCartney was genius and a great way to begin my “Songs For Sunday” – with a varied look at… Read More ›
“Cats” Has Nine Lives! This Mega-Flop Is Now A Campy Hit! “What The Friday” Has Cult Movie Madness Update!
“Cats” Lives! Wait – “What The Friday?!?!?!?!?!?!” Last month Hollywood watched one of the biggest flops of all time hit theaters: the film version of the Broadway smash hit “Cats” just seemed wrong in every way. Don’t believe me? Well,… Read More ›
“Happy Xmas (War Is Over)”! John Lennon’s Powerful Anti-War Christmas Song! FIVE Great Holiday Classics!
“Now I understand what you have to do: Put your political message across with a little honey.” With those words, John Lennon created a holiday song with a powerful message of peace. Time to celebrate his iconic Christmas single! “Happy… Read More ›
Daryl Hall & John Oates – These Classic “Sunday Songs” Showcase “Abandoned Luncheonette” And “She’s Gone!”
“Recording that album was where we learned how songs become records. Our producer, the legendary Arif Mardin carefully crafted each song, every bit of nuance, bringing in the perfect players for the right moments. And it all worked together as… Read More ›