Otis Redding closes day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Janis Joplin rocks day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Miriam, Joe, Sting et al get together for Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday (1988)

June 11, 1988 – Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela, Sting, George Michael, Eurythmics, Graham Chapman, Lenny Henry, Al Green, Joe Cocker, Jonathan Butler, Freddie Jackson, Ashford & Simpson, Fry and Laurie, Wet Wet Wet,Joan Armatrading, Paul Carrack, Fish, Paul Young, Curt Smith, Tears For Fears, Bryan Adams, Bee Gees, Jackson Browne, Aswad, Sly & Robbie, Peter […]

Happy Birthday Peter Gabriel. ‘Big Timer’

This day (February 13, 1950), in Chobham, Surrey, England, is born Peter Brian Gabriel simply known as Peter Gabriel, English singer and songwriter , best known as original singer with Genesis before going solo and co-founding the WOMAD festival

The Byrds release their fourth album : ‘Younger Than Yesterday’…

The Byrds’ ‘Younger Than Yesterday’ is their fourth album featuring ‘So You Want to Be a Rock ‘n’ Roll Star’ and released on February 6, 1967 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.So You Want To Be A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star (Jim Mcguinn, Chris Hillman) – 02:05 . 2.Have You Seen Her Face (Chris […]

We Remember Paul Kantner

January 28, 2016 – Mr.Paul Kantner, American guitarist, co-founder of Jefferson Airplane and its offspring, Jefferson Starship passed away aged 74. He is remembered.