Tag Archives: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Key figures recall their Philadelphia International years

Any serious discussion about Philadelphia International Records has to include songwriters/producers Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff, the label’s founders. But they had plenty of help (i.e., Earl Young, above) in making PIR, which marks its 40th anniversary in 2011, a hotbed of sophisticated soul.

No Humbug here – Just the usual cheer

Believe it or not, no gripes this week on this blog. No rants about the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and who should be in and who shouldn’t. Instead, let it be a Merry Christmas!