During the 1950-1955 era most pop music was about love. However, artists did release records about current events, either on a serious or humorous nature.
Showcasing songs by nearly 500 artists in all rock genres, this book goes behind the scenes to uncover the fascinating story of each hit. And now save 27% on it!
Rock ‘n’ roll scribe Dave Thompson picks 1000 songs that rocked the world in a very entertaining way
John Bonham will get a birthday tribute via Carol Miller’s Get the Led Out syndicated radio program.
In 1958, Foster and WTTG DJ Buddy Dean founded Monument records. Then Roy Orbison inked a deal. The rest is music history.
Despite the fact that fissures had developed within the Who’s ranks long before its release, Roger Daltrey’s first solo album – simply titled ‘Daltrey’ – was never intended as a final declaration of independence.
New bi-weekly online column of music anniversaries/history/trivia each month. This post focuses of Dylan’s 1965 masterpiece, released 46 years ago.
“Bob Dylan In Concert – Brandeis University 1963” captures the young artist two weeks prior to the release of “The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan.”
As the world celebrates the 100th birthday of Mississippi Delta blues legend Robert Johnson this spring, a new book about the blues genre and the land where it was born is set for release.
Nyahbingi lies at the foundation in of all modern Jamaican music. Purely acoustic, purely organic, it is, as Bunny Wailer famously put it, “the root of all rhythms.