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We Remember Bo Diddley

June 2, 2008 – Ellas McDaniel better known as Bo Diddley, American singer-songwriter and guitarist passed away aged 79. He is remembered.

Island publish Grace Jones’ fourth album : ‘Warm Leatherette’…

Grace Jones’ ‘Warm Leatherette’ is her fourth (more reggae & New Wave than disco) studio album released on May 9, 1980 by Island. Track Listing : 1.Warm Leatherette (Daniel Miller) – 05:38 . 2.Private Life (Chrissie Hynde) – 06:19 . 3.A Rolling Stone (Deniece Williams, Fritz Baskett, Grace Jones) – 03:30 . 4.Love Is The […]

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 07

Bob Seger, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Aerosmith, Queen, AC/DC, Focus, Blue Öyster Cult, Leon Russel, JJ Cale, Mink DeVille, Elvis Costello & the Attractions, Al Stewart. They are the 12 ’70s Throwback’ performers selected among the 209 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

Happy Birthday to Steve Ferrone. ‘Three Concerts with Steve Ferrone’

Drummer extraordinaire, Steve Ferrone, who turns 68 today – Happy Birthday – , has been for 23 years a “Heartbreaker”. Very much in demand, Steve has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Three Concerts with Steve Ferrone’ are with his own band Average White […]

Singing Chuck Berry

To celebrate Chuck Berry – who passed away tomorrow two years ago – we have selected twelve “contemporary” artists or bands who perform songs that Berry made famous. They are Leo Moracchioli, Jamie Kent, Larkin Poe , Sheryl Crow, Sabina Ddumba, Melinda De Lange, Joe Bonamassa, Conan O’Brien, Rod Stewart, Tom Petty, The Heartbreakers, Jools […]

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers visit Winterland (1978)

December 30, 1978 – upcoming band from Florida Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – that is Tom Petty (ld voc, g, harmo), Ron Blair (b), Mike Campbell (g, voc), Stan Lynch (d), Benmont Tench (kb, voc) – performs at Winterland in San Francisco, CA

Singing With Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his Pearl Jam colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Natalie Maines, Glen Hansard, Yusuf/Cat Stevens, The Rolling Stones, Neil Finn, Ben Harper, Chris Martin, Tom Petty, R.E.M., The […]