Soul Asylum " I Will Still Be Laughing" live 4-98

After several alarming live tv meltdowns exposed widespread lip-synching to recorded tracks, there  was a debate raging among rock cognoscenti twenty years ago about whether the majority of Nineties acts who were selling on the charts could…

Foreigner- Double Vision 40th Anniversary- Mick Jones

With Double Vision   in the Summer 1978, Foreigner didn't just beat the sophomore jinx, they absolutely pulverized it, selling over seven million copies of the album in just the US alone because of "Hot Blooded","Blue Morning, Blue Day", "Love…
, ,

The Police- Synchronicity 35th Anniversary- Sting, Stewart Copeland

You could debate whether the first four  albums by the Anglo-American band The Police, starting with 1978's Outlandos d'Amour,  the UK breakthrough Regatta de Blanc,  their 1980 worldwide hit Zenyatta Mondatta,  and Ghost in the Machine …

Scorpions- Eye to Eye for Fathers Day with Klaus Meine

Scorpions lead singer Klaus Meine with some good advice on Fathers Day.

Rod Stewart- Fathers Day

Fathers Day is a big one for Rod Stewart.

Mike+the Mechanics- The Living Years- Mike Rutherford for Fathers Day

Genesis and Mike + the Mechanics namesake Mike Rutherford on Fathers Day.

Win New David Bowie Live in London '78

David Bowie released two classic studio albums between 1978 and 1982 (Lodger and Scary Monsters ]) as well as a wealth of work for film and television. Bowie also found time to embark upon a massive world tour, documented by the double live…

Joe Bonamassa- Best So Far

the Joe Bonamassa US tour commences July 26 in San Diego and heads east eventually to a three-night stand at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium August 9- 11. Then Joe B lands in Europe beginning September 22, only to return to North America at the end of October to play through the end of November.

ZZ Top- Tres Hombres 45th Anniversary- Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard 7-2

Talk about albums that never cease to entertain across the decades: ZZ Top's July 1973 third album Tres Hombres   sounds positively inspired, thick with boogie and lathered up with funk, the band finally comfy in the Memphis Ardent studio,…

Collective Soul 25th Anniversary- Ed Roland

The story of Collective Soul emerged a little more than twenty-five years ago from the basement of Stockbridge Georgia songwriter Ed Roland's parent's basement. It is not the first time that a song demo such as "Shine" was recorded at home by…