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James Brown Live In Tampa 1966
Prepare to be blown away, by the "Godfather of Soul".
James Brown, singing his Number One song "It's A Man's Man's Man's World", recorded live in concert on April 23rd, 1966 at Tampa's Fort Homer W. Hesterly Armory, over on North Howard.
GRAMMYS Will Now Allow Samples, Interpolations in All Song Categories
The GRAMMYS have just changed the game, at least in relation to what songs can be nominated for awards.
Linda Ronstadt's Awesome Induction Into The R&R Hall Of Fame
Every year one of my favorite nights is the debut of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions on HBO.
And this year, the air date had been blocked out since the inductees were announced; for one reason, above all else.
Linda Ronstadt made it....
The Beach Boys Pet Sounds Turns 48!
May 16, 1966. The Beach Boys released their epic masterpiece "Pet Sounds".
Brian Wilson's epic masterpiece, "Pet Sounds" is ranked in the Top 5 of virtually every "best all-time list", including #2 on Rolling Stone's list of the 500 Greatest LP's...
Paul McCartney 'Out There' To Make A Stop In Florida
Paul McCartney can't get enough of America. Fans have been waiting for him to tour again and it's happening!! His concerts have been said to be a once in a lifetime experience!
PHOTOS: Paul McCartney Performance
After spending a good chunk of...
Ray Davies & Donovan to Songwriters Hall of Fame
Ray Davies of The Kinks ("You Really Got Me", "All Day and All Of The Night") and British folk-singer/songwriter Donovan ("Sunshine Superman", "Mellow Yellow") lead this year's inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
Also being inducted, are...
Carl Wilson The Soul Of The Beach Boys
It's been 16 years, today-February 6th, since rock and roll lost Carl Wilson to complications of brain and lung cancer.
Some have said that brother Brian was the brains, and brother Dennis (left, above) the spirit; but Carl was the soul of the...
New York Port Authority to Landmark 50th Anniversary of Beatles' First U.S. Trip
It's been 50 years since the Beatles first landed in the United States for their earthshaking debut appearance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show' and people are still going crazy for the Fab Four. Even New York's Port Authority.
The Essential Pete Seeger Songbook
Earlier today, I stumbled upon Rolling Stone Magazine's 20 Essential Pete Seeger tracks, each with short commentary to help illuminate the song, and Pete's "relationship"to it.
Some of the songs will surprise you, some may bring back fond...
Kendrick Lamar Goes All 'Power of Positive Thinking' After GRAMMY Snub
Kendrick Lamar might have gone home empty handed at Sunday night's GRAMMYs, but he's not letting it getting him down. Instead he's embracing the art of positive thinking.