The Pretenders play in New-Jersey (1980)

September 27, 1980 - Chrissie Hynde and the Pretenders will be on stage at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Pretenders-debut-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt=''Pretenders'' width='190'…

German TV tapes the Pretenders (1981)

July 17, 1981 - German TV show 'Rockpalast' tapes The Pretenders at Sartory-Säle in Cologne<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Pretenders-debut-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt=''Pretenders'' width='190'…

The Pretenders are in Dortmund (1984)

June 24, 1984 - The Pretenders will be on stage at Westfalenhalle in Dortmund, Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Pretenders-debut-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt=''Pretenders'' width='190'…

The Pretenders are live in Detroit (1984)

April 8, 1984 - The Pretenders "Learning to Crawl" tour stops at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, MI<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Pretenders-debut-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt=''Pretenders'' width='190'…

Chrissie Hynde teams up with Moreno Veloso (1993)

November 13, 2004 - Chrissie Hynde (of Pretenders fame) will share the stage with Adam Seymour (g), Moreno Veloso ("my dad is Caetano", cello), Domenico Lancellotti (d, perc) and Alexandre Kassin g, kb). at Luna Park in Buenos Aires,…

Singing With Neil Young

Neil Young whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has performed with, beside his famous colleagues Crosby, Stills & Nash, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. Among them, we have selected Crosby Stills and Nash,…

Happy Birthday John Mellencamp

October 7, 1951 - John Mellencamp, American musician & singer, known before as John Cougar is 69. Happy Birthday Sir John Mellencamp's 'The Lonesome Jubilee' is his ninth studio album released on August 24, 1987 by Mercury Records.…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 36/52

Rickie Lee Jones, Santana, David Bowie, Gary Numan, John Lennon, Frank Zappa, The Who, Ramones, Pretenders, Janis Joplin, Joni Mitchell, Pink Floyd They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week.…

Happy Birthday Chrissie Hynde

September 7, 19** - Miss Christine Ellen Hynde simply known as Chrissie Hynde, an American singer, founding member of The Pretenders. is @)_!. Happy Birthday Miss 'Pretenders' is their debut eponymous studio album released on 7 January…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 36/52

Peter Gabriel, Echo and the Bunnymen, Pet Shop Boys, Gary Numan, Pretenders, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Kate Bush, Miles Davis, The Beach Boys, Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, Pat BenatarThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the…

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 - Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 33/52

Def Leppard, Eddie Money, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Rainbow, Santana, Bruce Springsteen, Pretenders, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Yes, Icehouse, MadonnaThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 421 Posts we publish this week. Here,…

Happy Birthday Slash

July 23, 1965 - Saul Hudson better known as Slash, English-American guitarist, long time member of Guns N' Roses is 55. Happy Birthday SirRihanna 's 'Rated R' is here fourth studio album featuring (among others) Young Jeezy, will.i.am,…

Happy Birthday Martha Reeves. Vandellazing’

This day (July 18, 1941), in Eufaula, Alabama, is born Martha Reeves, an American R&B and Pop singer and former politician who was the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha and the Vandellas.Digest Tracklist : Dancing In The…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 29/52

Supertramp, Sade, Santana, Spandau Ballet, Paul Young, The Police, The Pretenders, Stray Cats, Lou Reed, Echo & The Bunnymen, Status Quo, Guns N' RosesThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 412 Posts we publish this…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 25/52

Cyndi Lauper, Prefab Sprout, Pretenders, Depeche Mode, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Fleetwood Mac, Elton John, Lionel Richie, Robert Palmer, Bobby Brown, Tom Tom ClubThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 444 Posts…

Happy Birthday Boz Scaggs

June 8, 1944 - Boz Scaggs, American singer, guitarist, lead singer with the Steve Miller Band in the sixties is 77. Happy Birthday SirBoz Scaggs' 'Silk Degrees' is his seventh album (that will eventually spend 115 weeks on the Billboard…

We Remember Greg Allman

May 27, 2017 - Mr.Gregory Lenoir Allman simply known as Greg Allman, American singer-songwriter and musician, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band. passed away aged 52. He is remembered.Allman Brothers Band' s 'Eat a Peach' is…

Happy Birthday Bob Dylan. ‘We Do Look Back’

This day (May 24, 1941), in Duluth, Minnesota is born Robert Allen Zimmerman better known as Bob Dylan, American singer, poet & songwriter and Nobel prizeDigest Tracklist : Blowing In The Wind (1963) . Mr. Tambourine Man (Newport Folk…

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 76. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and…

Happy Birthday Eric Burdon. ‘Once An Animal’

This day (May 11, 1941), in Walker, Newcastle upon Tyne, is born Eric Burdon, an English singer best known as vocalist of The Animals, and War.Digest Tracklist : w/ Paint In Black (2019) . Spill the Wine (2017) . It's My Life (2015) .…

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop. ‘Most For Life’

This day (April 21, 1947), in Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.A., is born James Newell Osterberg, Jr. better known as Iggy Pop, American singer-songwriter, front man for The StoogesDigest Tracklist : 1970 (w/ The Stooges, Goose Lake 1970) .…

Happy Birthday to Al Green. ‘Al(leluia) Green’

This day (April 13, 1946), in Forrest City, Arkansas, is born Albert Greene a.k.a. Al Green, an American gospel and soul music singer.Digest Tracklist : Simply Beautiful (2019) . I'm still in love with you . How Can You Mend A Broken Heart…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 14/52

Daryl Hall & John Oates, Toto, Rick James, Santana, ABBA, Van Morrison, Europe, The Pretenders, The Temptations, Todd Rundgren , Joe Cocker, Ziggy MarleyThey are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 255 Posts we publish this…