Sears, Roebuck & Co. introduced the Gene Autry Round-up guitar in autumn 1932, when American families regularly tuned in to hear the Singing Cowboy.
She was married to Mick Fleetwood. Her sister was married to George Harrison and Eric Clapton. The quotes she gets in her book are the type of quotes nobody would get from such legends! “It’s Not Only Rock’n’Roll” Rings True In Its 2013 Update
Listen to any Cream album and it’s apparent that Jack Bruce and the bass guitar are a perfect match. But how he discovered his musical calling? That’s sheer destiny.
Get ready for upcoming events including the Music Collectors’ Convention June 29 in Louisville, Ky. , Record & CD Collectors Expo July 19 in New York. Chicagoland Record Collectors Show July 20 in Hillside, Ill., Newark Record Swap Meet Aug. 17 in Newark, Calif., and Record Show Oct. 5 in Toledo, Ohio.
To walk through the Martin factory and museum is to see the past, present and future of the American acoustic guitar — not to mention the stars’ guitars.
Don’t subscribe to Goldmine (yet, anyway)? Luckily you can find Goldmine at some of the same fine shops where you find your favorite records.
Whether solo or in a group, Ivo Perelman challenges listeners with his avant garde music. Plus, new CDs for Harvey Mason, Oscar Penas, Mike Montrey Band and George Marinelli.
A sprightly, good-timey, catchy, humorous song — complete with some flyin’ fiddle, guitar and delicious two-part harmony — “Cracking Them Things” is arguably one of The Mississippi Sheiks’ greatest records. But it also is one of the group’s rarest, as no copies are known to exist.
If you like your country music with a heaping helping of heart and soul, you need to give Mandy Barnett a listen. Blessed with a powerful set of pipes and a gut-wrenching emotional delivery, Barnett is a contemporary match for golden-era legends like Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn and Connie Francis.
With ‘The Royal Sessions,’ Paul Rodgers pays homage to the soul and R&B music that influenced him — both with the songs and the way they were recorded.