All posts by Jack Brenn

  • DOnRickles
    Legendary Comic Don Rickles Dies at 90.

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 33 #RIP Don Rickles Dies at 90.  Don Rickles was an equal opportunity comic offender. He became famous for his politically incorrect jokes, and for insulting his audience. The New Yorker described him as a tough...

    • Posted April 6, 2017
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    CHRIS STAPLETON ’S ALL-AMERICAN ROAD SHOW

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 550 CHRIS STAPLETON ADDS SEVEN NEW DATES, ON SALE FRIDAY Chris Stapleton’s highly anticipated new album, From A Room: Volume 1, will be released May 5 on Mercury Records Nashville and is now available for...

    • Posted April 6, 2017
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    Chuck Barris Final Curtain Call RIP

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 41 Chuck Barris, the producer and host of The Gong Show took his final curtain call this week.  Chuck Barris was born on June 3, 1929, in Philadelphia. Having previously worked as an assistant to...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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    Black Mirror Soundtrack: Irma Thomas

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 554 Black Mirror is Charlie Brooker’s disturbing British science fiction anthology series about a dark, narcissistic, and dystopian world in the near future. The plots focus on technology and require the audience to consider whether...

    • Posted February 23, 2017
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  • Gordon Lightfoot Backstory: If You Could Read My Mind
    Gordon Lightfoot Backstory: If You Could Read My Mind

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 637 Gordon Lightfoot If You Could Read My Mind Feb 20 1971 Gordon Lightfoot was an established name in Canada by the late 60’s, but “If You Could Read My Mind” made Lightfoot a staple...

    • Posted February 20, 2017
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  • Back Pink Moon
    Gone But Not Forgotten: Nick Drake, Pink Moon

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,217 45 years ago, Nick Drake’s “Pink Moon” was released. It’s the third and final studio album by the English folk musician Nick Drake. Released in the UK by Island Records on February 25th, 1972,...

    • Posted February 17, 2017
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  • RockHOF_Newsmain
    OFFICIAL ROCK HALL CLASS OF 2017 ROSTER.

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 714 #RHOF YOUR OFFICIAL ROCK HALL CLASS OF 2017 ROSTER. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is proud to announce that 6 artists from the ballot are included in the Performer Category and 1...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • Blondie1977
    Blondie’s Debbie Harry Reigns On The Red Carpet

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 885 Debbie Harry, lead singer of Blondie, is 71 years old and rocks the red carpet on every occasion. She attended the Elite Style Awards Monday night and had no problem donning a crown and...

    • Posted February 16, 2017
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  • Lady Gaga & Metallica Rally: 59th Grammy Awards
    Lady Gaga & Metallica Rally: 59th Grammy Awards

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 596 This rocking performance, from Lady Gaga and Metallica on last nights 59th Annual Grammy Awards Show is  filled with technical difficulties and snafus but it illustrates why artists like Mariah Carey cannot headline, or maybe...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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  • Bruno Mars Prince Tribute Slideshow
    Bruno Mars Prince Tribute Slideshow

    ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,044 Bruno Mars and The Time honored Prince’s legacy at the 2017 Grammy’s on Sunday. It was a funky, raucous, stirring tribute to an artist fans are still mourning. Bruno Mars was the perfect artist...

    • Posted February 13, 2017
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