One of the interesting wrinkles in the circuitous history of Yes concerns the XYZ project from early 1981, which found Alan White and Chris Squire surreptitiously converting guitarist Jimmy Page into a prog-rock monster. “Unfortunately, it wasn’t long after John …
We’ve turned our Market Watch countdown all the way up to 11 — but for a good cause. We’ve got Hank Mobley two-fer, and we wanted to give another artist a chance to shine in the spotlight, too. What else made the cut?
We don’t have a museum or awards ceremony, but Goldmine does have a desire to honor deserving musicians and an alternative to the Rock Hall.
Even the greatest musicians are still vulnerable to making some really crappy live recordings. Here’s Goldmine’s list of some of the biggest offenders.
L.A. hard rock quartet thrive off of proven sounds, making ‘old school’ new again.
Lez Zeppelin are female musicians who recreate the Led Zeppelin musical experience. In fact, the band’s latest album is a recreation of Led Zeppelin I.
In-depth documentary detailing Robert Plant’s musical journey, featuring live performances and rare footage.
John Bonham will get a birthday tribute via Carol Miller’s Get the Led Out syndicated radio program.
According to hard rock/metal scribe Martin Popoff, “Physical Graffiti” is the greatest album of all time. Period.
Jazz records — especially ones from Lee Morgan — hit all the right notes with record buyers in online auctions. Of course, there was still plenty of room for genres, including grunge, rockabilly and all-out hard rock. So what record took top honors?