By Jim AllenNot long ago we shared a short tally of 2016 albums by artists bringing a ‘60s influence to the fore. But what we neglected to mention at the time was that we were just getting started. Looking back at last year from this year, we thought we’d grab the opportunity to underline the…
The Kinks’ best albums? Well, mate, some would say “The Village Green Preservation Society” and “Arthur.”
“The Master of Time and Space” wrote this political song decades ago, but its message still resonates in the 21st century.
Malcolm Favor takes a look at the up and coming talent of Angelo Vivo.
Back in the day, many rock bands experimented with dance beats. Most failed. Queen didn’t, even if “Hot Space” didn’t sell. It’s time to reconsider.
Everything that the late George Michael once was or was to become as a musician in his hit song “Faith.”
“Moving On Up” and “Suicide Is Painless” made our list. What did we miss?
Embed from Getty ImagesAs you’ve no doubt heard, Donald Trump is having difficulty finding any performers who’d be willing to play at his inauguration last month, leading him to take to Twitter to complain about “so-called A list celebrities,” who he claims are “all wanting tix to the inauguration.”Sir Elton John was one of the…
From a new documentary to a special chord in “Penny Lane”, we can’t get enough of The Beatles.From a new documentary to a special chord in “Penny Lane”, we can’t get enough of The Beatles.
The song was co-written by Sir Elton John in the 1990s but has never surfaced in any official capacity until now.
“Auto-erotica” gets redefined via Prince’s “Little Red Corvette” and The Boss’ “Pink Cadillac”.
Which singer-songwriter can get you to Mozambique or Graceland or Carolina?
David Bowie, Prince, Merle Haggard, Glenn Frey, Leonard Cohen, Maurice White, George Michael, Sharon Jones…Not a genre survived this year without some staggering loss.
On his latest recording, the rock legend is joined by the great drummer Jim Keltner, and Paul Bushnell on bass.
“The Beatles: Eight Days A Week” is nominated for a 2017 Grammy. But what about the 5 movies the Fab Four made in their heyday?
This is a great time to consider Dylan’s wide-ranging career. From his unorthodox, distinctive voice; to his deep, deep catalog; to revelatory side projects like The Traveling Wiburys, there’s always something new to discover from the Troubadour Laureate.