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Eric Clapton- Tell the Truth- Crossroads Guitar Fest Chicago 2007

This weekend Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival comes full circle back to Dallas Texas where the first one was held ( Cotton Bowl 2004 ). Just some of the players scheduled to appear: Billy Gibbons, Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy, Gary Clark…
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Win Essential Ramones "It's Alive!" 40th Anniversary Deluxe Set

The ironic Ramones reissue series continues with the 4-CD/2-LP remastered deluxe edition of Its Alive!  Recorded New Years Eve '77-'78 at London's Rainbow Theater, it was only available in the UK and Japan for many years. One of my personal…
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The Cars' Co-Founder Ric Ocasek Passes Away, 75

The Cars' co-founder inger/songwriter Ric Ocasek has died, 75.
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"The Band" 50th Anniversary- Robbie Robertson

When The Call's main songwriter/singer Michael Been passed away recently , a quote was attributed to him in his obituary where he claimed to have seen The Band in concert at age 18 , which set Been on a life's course of music literally until the day that he died . Watching Martin Scorsese's The Last Waltz , The Band's Thanksgiving 1976 swan song , shows how that kind of epiphany could happen . But the earliest work of this quintet with the generic name is no less impressive : when Rolling Stone magazine writers compiled their Top 500 Albums of All Time , The Band's 1968 debut Music from Big Pink ranked at #34 . That's almost twenty places higher than The Beatles' debut !... (more)
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Bachman Turner Overdrive- Not Fragile 45th Anniversary- Randy Bachman

It is the notable anniversary of original Guess Who songwriter/guitarist Randy Bachman's topping  the charts forty-five years ago  with Not Fragile  , huge sounding warm-blooded draft horse rock from the Great White North of Canada. Between…

Bad Company- Runnin' with the Pack- Dallas/Ft.Worth 7-10-13

Bad Company has the dubious distinction of being just about the only arena-filling Seventies band which never released a live album during its original incarnation. And even though the three surviving original members Paul Rodgers, Mick Ralphs,…

R.E.M.- Monster 25th Anniversary- Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, Mike Mills 10/7

As you will hear in this in-depth conversation with R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, and Mike Mills, the near-death loss and subsequent retirement of drummer Bill Berry after recording 1994's Monster  shook R.E.M. to the core near the apex…

Eddie Money Passes Away from Cancer

We are sad and dismayed that singer Eddie Money passed away from stage four esophageal cancer, which had metastasized to his liver. Our heartfelt prayers are offered up, and condolences to his wife, friends and co-workers. https://www.msn.com/en-us/music/celebrity/eddie-money-reveals-stage-4-esophageal-cancer-diagnosis/ar-AAGgMgd?ocid=spartandhp …

SHOWCO- Robin Magruder 3

The conclusion of our interview of EVP/GM Robin Magruder. [jwplayer config="Audio Player" file="https://showco-interviews.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/showco-robin-magruder-3.mp3" image="https://www.inthestudio.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Showco-Assorted.jpg"…
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Cheap Trick- Dream Police 40th Anniversary- Rick Nielsen, Robin Zander

You may know the basic facts of Cheap Trick's live 1979 album At Budokan   which effectively started the Rockford quartet on a long road which  now travels through the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but unless you actually lived through it, there…