“Win what?” you wonder, “The election?” No, no, win the Saturn V solid-rocket- booster fortieth anniversary deluxe edition of The Ramones‘ third album, Rocket to Russia, on three CDs + vinyl. This was the essential 1977 collection which introduced the world to “Sheena is a Punk Rocker”,”Rockaway Beach”, and fun covers of “Do You Wanna […]
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By Fall 1982, anyone who had underestimated child-actor-turned-rock-drummer Phil Collins should have wised up when his second solo album Hello I Must Be Going was released then. After all, no one saw him coming when essentially he saved progressive rockers Genesis by hopping down off the drum riser six years earlier to fill the lead […]
AC/DC original lead singer Bon Scott’s generous body art and ear studs, plus his affable demeanor, made Scott appear less like a rock singer and more like a character out of Herman Melville’s “Moby Dick”…
Angus Young may have been chosen early on to be the focal point of AC/DC , but big brother Malcolm has always been the heart and soul of this band , becoming even more so after the death of Bon Scott in 1980 …(more)
It was mid-November 1974 when progressive rock band Genesis let livestock loose on The Great White Way with the ambitious The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway ! There are several revelations in this Genesis interview with band members Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford specifically about the initial five Genesis studio albums including 1972′ s Foxtrot, […]
Greg Lake brought his choirboy voice In the Studio of my Q102 Dallas/ Ft Worth radio show one afternoon in 1992, sat a curvy blonde on his knee ( a guitar ), and sang several songs including the gorgeous “From the Beginning“, which appeared on Emerson, Lake, and Palmer‘s 1972 progressive rock album Trilogy. The […]
The tale of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Street Survivors seems to have been hatched in the vivid imagination of Tennessee Williams, Harper Lee, or William Faulkner, but the characters are so colorful, the childhood bonds so strong, the struggles so personal, the victories so inspiring, and the heartbreak so deep that there is simply no need for hyperbole in telling it.
Sammy Hagar live from Cabo Wabo Cantina with a smoking medley of “Marching to Mars/ There’s Only One Way to Rock”… for his birthday (13th ) !
Ronnie Van Zant was writing “back porch music”, and Lynyrd Skynyrd was featuring it in their live set, a decade before MTV Unplugged made it trendy. Take a listen to “Things Goin’ On“, a song that appeared on the Pronounced album over forty years ago. This acoustic performance of it on Q102 in Dallas March […]
No less than three anniversaries for INXS. It’s the fortieth anniversary of the three Farriss brothers Tim, Andrew, and Jon from Perth in Western Australia teaming with Kirk Pengilly, Gary Beers, and Michael Hutchence in Sydney to form INXS; it is also the thirtieth anniversary of the phenomenal international hit album Kick …