Saturday, April 21, 2018

Record Store Day 2018





Happy Record Store Day to all!! 

Please follow the link to view the complete listing of exclusive vinyl to be released at your local indie record store.  

Friday, April 20, 2018

Hall of Fame Feuds (Ultimate Classic Rock)




Confirmation that Mark Knopfler wasn't performing with Dire Straits when his former band got inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame came as no surprise. After all, they'd long since split into competing musical camps: Knopfler moved on as a solo artist, while some of the others toured as "the Straits."

Read more @ Ultimate Classic Rock

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Eric Clapton's Life In 12 Bars Soundtrack to Feature Unreleased Tracks (jambands.com)




Showtime and director Lili Fini Zanuck’s new Eric Clapton documentary Life in 12 Bars will get a complimentary soundtrack this summer, and the 32 tracks included on the compilation—which takes from various eras of Clapton’s illustrious career—will include five previously unreleased tracks and more.

Read more @jambands.com: http://www.jambands.com/news/2018/04/13/eric-clapton-s-life-in-12-bars-documentary-soundtrack-to-feature-previously-unreleased-tracks/#ixzz5CePSLuUa

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

25 Totally Crazy Music Conspiracy Theories (UCR)




Insane, and maybe untrue, stories about famous people have been around for ages. Still, as you'll see in our list of 25 Totally Crazy Music Conspiracy Theories, this subgenre of celebrity buzz has really taken off in the internet age.

Read more @ Ultimate Classic Rock

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Huey Lewis Cancels All 2018 Tour Dates (jambands.com)




Huey Lewis and the News are canceling all of their 2018 tour dates, due to the lead singer’s ongoing hearing loss. In an official statement Lewis writes that he “can’t hear music well enough to sing” and that “lower frequencies distort violently making it impossible to find pitch.”

Read more @jambands.com: http://www.jambands.com/news/2018/04/13/huey-lewis-cancels-all-2018-tour-dates-describes-battle-with-hearing-loss/#ixzz5CeOigjCg

Sunday, April 15, 2018

On The Turntable This Sunday...Kings of the Wild Frontier




Kings of the Wild Frontier is the second album by English new wave band Adam and the Ants. It was released in November 1980 by CBS Records International. This album introduced the "Burundi beat" sound to popular music.

Kings of the Wild Frontier was released on 3 November 1980 by CBS Records in the UK and Epic records internationally. It reached No. 1 in the UK Album Chart,and spawned three hit singles: "Kings of the Wild Frontier", which was released in July and reached No. 2 in the UK Singles Chart; "Dog Eat Dog", which reached No. 4; and 'Antmusic', released in December and reaching No. 2, as well as No. 1 in Australia for five weeks.  The album was the UK number 1 selling album in 1981 (and the 48th best seller in 1980) and won Best British Album at the 1982 Brit Awards.