The most recent documentary in XFM London’s excellent XFM 25 series focuses on The Smiths’ seminal 1986 album The Queen Is Dead.
Although Prince had released five albums prior to “Purple Rain,” up until that time he had demonstrated only a hint of his true crossover potential.
Constant covers of their hits have kept the music of Tommy James & the Shondells alive & kicking
If the Minneapolis music scene had a survival guide, one of the first chapters would likely cover the 1980s “heyday” in detail, and The Replacements would have a starring role.
Eric Solomon is an immensely talented musician who has a lived a fascinating life. In the following interview, he speaks about growing up in Africa, his journey into a career in music and his album, My Reality.
Sir Paul McCartney is named an ultimate legend, The Naked Cowboy and M&M make nice and Hall & Oates sue over ‘Maneater.’