On Saturday, April 18, 2015, Record Store Day, Alligator Records will release the vinyl-only album It’s My Life, Baby – The Best Of The Alligator Records Years.
Time and Some Words – The Anthology of Prog Rock Quotations 1969-1976 Available now! “Prog stood for progressive, but progression happened before the genre was coined. Progressive meant musicians could experiment, push themselves and their musicianship into new and fascinating …
Warner Bros. Records, an official sponsor of Record Store Day, has announced its annual participation featuring a series of vinyl albums and singles.
From 1940-1954, 14 artists had only one Top 10 hit and no other chart hits on the pop charts during that time. This is the story of six — two of which made it to No . 4, one to No. 3 and three that actually reached No. 1.
It was over thirty years ago, but nobody who lived through the early 1980s is likely to forget their first exposure to the three albums that catapulted Rupert Hine from one side of the producer’s next to the other. Immunity …
Burt Sugarman shares the behind-the-scenes story about the now-legendary show that changed the lives of its viewers — and the way TV operated.
Since the 1940s, one of the most-borrowed composers has been Frederic Chopin.
Here are six modern-day pop songs — some successful, some not — that owe their existence to Chopin.
In the decades since SOTA arrived on the audio scene, the company has established itself among the most highly regarded of all domestic turntable manufacturers.
Check out the latest record show listings, including The Pennsylvania Music Expo March 8 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and The Vinyl Revolution Record Show March 29 in Brooklyn.
While there’s a number of artists (at least five or six) who have remained consistently listenable, and sometimes even bravely so, as they march towards what we might once have termed their dotage… Neil Young, Richard Thompson, [insert your own …