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Ten Socially Conscious Christmas Tunes

As the music of the ’60s began to take on more social relevance, the same began to occur with original Christmas songs.  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Stevie Wonder[/lastfm] made a plea that “Someday at Christmas men won’t be boys, […]

12/22/2011

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How Did Sarah McLachlan’s Song “Angel” Come To Be?

This week in music history, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jonathan Melvoin[/lastfm] keyboard player of the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Smashing Pumpkins[/lastfm] died in 1996.  Several songs were inspired by his death, including [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sarah McLachlan[/lastfm]’s hit single ‘Angel.’  Click “more” to […]

07/11/2011

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Chuck Allen’s Cuban Adventure – Day 3

God I miss coffee but I’m determined not to drink any water unless it comes from a plastic bottle. Only one of 12 in our group felt a little queasy. They warned us about the […]

06/15/2011

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1967, The Summer Of Love

  This week in music history, the three day Monterey Pop Festival in California began. All proceeds went to charity when all the artists agreed to perform for free, and the “Summer of Love” was […]

06/13/2011

Jennifer Hudson To Stream Live On Letterman Concert June 13th!

Sultry soul vocalist, ex-American Idol competitor, and Academy Award winning Actress[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Jennifer Hudson[/lastfm]will be performing a free streaming Live on Letterman concert from the Ed Sullivan Theater on June 13th at 9 PM ET. […]

06/02/2011

John & Yoko’s Eight Day “Bed In”

This week in music history, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] & [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Yoko Ono[/lastfm] spend eight days in bed to promote world peace while recording “Give Peace a Chance”.  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jerry Lee Lewis[/lastfm] is exposed for marrying […]

05/23/2011

Top Ten Coolest Couples In Rock ‘N Roll

We’ve known for a while that beautiful actress (and spawn of the hilarious Goldie Hawn), Kate Hudson, is pregnant from her rock star boyfriend, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Matt Bellamy[/lastfm] of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Muse[/lastfm]. There wasn’t any immediate wedding […]

04/28/2011

Yoko Ono Finally Realizes John Lennon Was A Genius

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] knew all along he was a genius Yoko Ono Photosview gallery but [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Yoko Ono[/lastfm] has just come to realize her late husband’s genius status. In 1970 John Lennon told Rolling Stone that […]

04/15/2011

Beatles Win Historic GRAMMY Award

Jason Merritt/Getty Images Remember [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm]’ remastered box set of all their classic albums? The compilation got its due last night at the GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles.

02/14/2011

Beatles Are Now Digital

Soon, you can take your Beatles anywhere you want.  You’ll be up all night doing your downloads.  Get more details, click ‘more.’

11/16/2010

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