David Cassidy remembered by writers Ken Sharp and Dave Thompson. Mark Briody, guitarist of metal band Jag Panzer, talks about new LP, “The Deviant Chord.”
Author/musician Ken Sharp became so saddened by the sudden passing of David Cassidy he felt compelled to write a song about him called “I Wanna Be David Cassidy.”
“Dreamer: The Making of Dennis Wilson’s Pacific Ocean Blue” is the first book devoted to the creation of his rock ‘n’ roll classic album.
Fourth volume of rock author Ken Sharp’s “Play On! Power Pop Heroes” series set for publication in Spring 2017.
Here ’tis – my list of the top 20 albums of 2016. It was a solid year for new releases, but these are the ones that in particular perked up my ears, set my toes a-tappin’ and caused …
Lots and lots of superior music in 2016 by artists old and new, fairly bursting with melodic goodness and all that sort of stuff.
Ken Sharp – New Mourning (Jet Fighter Records) Ken Sharp is recognized as something of a renaissance man in the pop music world. In addition to being a well-respected and best-selling author (with excellent books about power pop, John Lennon, …
As I feverishly work on a new column with a slew of reviews, here are a few older ones that for some reason never saw the light of day: write-ups of a few cool power pop reissues from 2015.