by John M. Borack VARIOUS ARTISTS – Power Pop Unplugged, Volume One (Zero Hour Records) In which 21 artists – some relatively well-known within power pop’s little circle, some not so much – acoustically re-imagine some of the genre’s most …
Goldmine Magazine’s Hall of Fame announces its 21st set of 10 inductees, ranging from Wilson Pickett to Cheap Trick and The Dave Clark Five to Anne Murray and Joni Mitchell
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame should take a closer look at these bands
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Cheap Trick has given us a steady record of excellence for close to 40 years and deserves Rock Hall of Fame induction
In his most recent book, Ken Sharp interviewed more than 40 insiders on the making of John Lennon’s last musical statement: the wonderful “Double Fantasy” album
Most of the songs on this Kansas CD have been previously released on live albums or as bonus tracks on expanded editions. Like Legacy’s “Playlist” series, Setlist titles come in eco-friendly, plastic-free packaging
Rick Nielsen usually does all the talking during a Cheap Trick concert. And while the guitarist spoke the most during the band’s South by Southwest interview Wednesday afternoon, it was singer Robin Zander who made some of the most interesting and humorous statements.
SXSW happened last month … sure, but there were some interesting events to look back on. Goldmine’s Chris M. Junior was everywhere at once and remembers the highlights.