Goldmine Magazine’s Hall of Fame announces its 22nd set of 10 inductees, from Brits Donovan & Dusty to Americans Three Dog Night & The Kingston Trio
One of the biggest acts of the last 25 years, the Pet Shop Boys recently have become eligible for induction into The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
The British Invasion introduced The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Animals, The Kinks and Gerry & The Pacemakers to American audiences. So where were the women?
Connie Francis was the first female superstar of Rock & Roll, but she has been ignored by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Goldmine magazine, April 2011 (Issue #798) and Spring special issue on the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are both on your newsstand now!
A few Power Pop reviews of 2010 releases that some listeners may not have had the opportunity to check out yet.
Two-disc collection will coincide with the March 29th DVD release of the fourth season of the AMC series “Mad Men”
The five-DVD set features:
• “Dusty Springfield — Once Upon a Time 1964-1969″
• “Small Faces — All or Nothing 1965-1968″
• “Herman’s Hermits — Listen People 1964-1969″
• “Gerry andthe Pacemakers — It’s Gonna Be All Right 1963-1965″
• A bonus disc featuring more than an hour of bonus performances by Dusty Springfield and Herman’s Hermits plus an hour and a half of bonus interviews
Dusty Springfield, born Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O’ Brien April 16, 1939, was to collect a lot more nicknames during her career, including “The Queen Of The Mods, “The White Negress,” “The Queen Of Pop” and “The Diva Of Divas.”
The music and careers of Dusty Springfield, Gerry & The Pacemakers, Small Faces and Herman’s Hermits are the cornerstones of the new British Invasion 5-DVD set. The set, which is from Reelin’ In The Years Productions, Voyage Digital Media and Naxos …