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Jackson Browne- Running On Empty 40th anniversary

In 1977, highly-acclaimed Southern California singer/songwriter Jackson Browne found himself to be a new dad, a suddenly single parent, and a widower following the suicide of his wife. Conventional wisdom would assume that any one of those three…

Jackson Browne- Running on Empty 40th Anniversary12-11

You no doubt know and love many of the songs on Jackson Browne's December 1977 hit album Running on Empty ,  but do you know the complex, emotional circumstances under which it was recorded? As it turns out, riding in the back of the bus never…

Jackson Browne- The Pretender

The critical rave reviews for Browne's fourth effort, 1976's The Pretender, were still coming in for the acclaimed Southern California singer/ songwriter when Jackson found himself to be a new first-time dad, a suddenly single parent, and a widower from the suicide of his first wife...