Whose records did Michael Jackson’s epic bypass to claim the top spot on our Market Watch countdown?
Later this year, Jason Bonham will embark on a concert tour called “Jason Bonham: The Led-Zeppelin Experience” to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the passing of his father, the legendary Led Zeppelin drummer John Henry Bonham.
“Eclectic” is a good word to describe this week’s roundup of online auction action. Not only was this a week dominated by large-quantity lots, it also showed the power of classical music with inspired buyers.
Elvis may have left the planet, but he’s still finding his way around the online auction circuit just fine, thank you, thank you very much.
It’s been a quarter-century since Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof put together what has been, in hindsight, the most extensive multi-continental benefit concert to date, Live Aid.
Absolute Radio will broadcast a documentary about the 25th anniversary of Live Aid next week. The documentary will be aired in two parts. The first will be broadcast on Monday, July 12th at 10 p.m. BST (5 p.m. Eastern) and part two can be heard the following night at the same time.
Goldmine attended a listening party for “Band of Joy,” Robert Plant’s new release last night in New York City. The tracks turned out to be eclectic and very Robert.
An interview with the Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, taped during this successful period for the group, will be heard for the first time this week
Filled with interesting interviews with John Bonham’s former bandmates, friends, and family members as well as music journalists, the BBC 6 Music documentary narrated by Dave Grohl paints a very vivid picture of Bonham’s life and explains in detail why Bonham continues to be so revered by drummers.
It’s hard to say whether posters will become highly collectible, but history doesn’t seem to be on their side.