Unicorns. Honest politicians. Jaydee Short’s missing Paramount records. There are no guarantees that any of these exist, but John Tefteller is holding out hope. Well, for the records, anyway. (And maybe the unicorns.)
Memories of his mom singing the 1932 hit “Please” inspired John Lennon to write “Please Please Me.” Trace the song’s journey up the charts in this book excerpt.
What’s on your want list? This edition’s list: Rare Earth, The Smiths, People, Fats Domino, Annette Funicello, Everly Brothers, and, of course, The Beatles.
It kinda made sense for Mattel to pair up The Beach Boys and Barbie, as both have a California image synonymous with sun and fun.
It starts when someone passes away, and a spouse, son, daughter or other relative is left to deal with a mountain of records collected during a lifetime.
By Chris M. Junior It started innocently enough with KISS trading cards when he was in grade school. Since then, Seether drummer John Humphrey’s collection of KISS memorabilia has grown tremendously in size and value — and it also includes …
Sentenced to prison for the murder of his wife, Alger ‘Texas’ Alexander didn’t just sing the blues, he lived them.
Roky Erickson gets a Throbblehead, and Dogfish Head Craft Brewery marks the 100th birthday of bluesman Robert Johnson with a custom brew titled Hellhound on My Ale.
Take a look at unusual record offerings and formats with a pop twist, Including records from magazines, cereal boxes, product inclusions, giveaways and more.
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