All posts by LB Bowen
Words to Live By: Learn To Play Guitar
ARTICLE VIEWS: 69 Here is a list of the best websites we found containing FREE information and instructions to help you along your musical career path. You may find a cushy job and I hope that you...
- Posted May 3, 2017
iHeartMedia: Life Support Fail
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,243 While spokespeople at iHeartMEDIA won’t officially refer to this as a Reduction In Force, there are a number of employees exiting the company. Most of the employees being “let go” (in order to operate...
- Posted May 2, 2017
Willie Nelson – Still Not Dead
ARTICLE VIEWS: 591 Willie dropped a new video for “Still Not Dead,” a tune that pokes fun at the reports of Willie’s demise over the years. Co-penned by Willie and Buddy Cannon, the song opens with...
- Posted April 30, 2017
iHeart Is Flatlining. Q1 2017
ARTICLE VIEWS: 975 iHeart Media Inc., once known as, Clear Channel Communications, is experiencing a financial and existential crisis. After cultivating a corporate culture that values form over substance, they have managed to demonize their own brand...
- Posted April 27, 2017
Backstory Peter Frampton: Frampton Comes Alive!
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,216 Peter Frampton: Frampton Comes Alive! Number #1 April,1976 In 1976 two important cultural events happened in America: the country celebrated its bicentenary and Frampton Comes Alive! was released. The album captured the era of...
- Posted April 11, 2017
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Review
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,072 Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are on the last leg of a three-year world tour. Let that sink in… three years… on tour… OnStage Magazine caught the Saturday night...
- Posted April 9, 2017
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2017
ARTICLE VIEWS: 687 Rock Hall of Fame Drama Every year, when new inductees are announced, there’s an outcry over which nominees got in and which ones did not. When it began in 1986, the Rock and Roll...
- Posted April 7, 2017
The Beatles & The Blues
ARTICLE VIEWS: 2,323 #The Blues Beatles It’s Sacrilege! To Reinvent The Beatles??? Not so much… Well, yes — as sacrilegious as it might sound, to give the fab-4 a new spin – it’s happened. And it’s good....
- Posted April 3, 2017
Happy Birthday Jimmy Cliff
ARTICLE VIEWS: 316 #Aries Jimmy Cliff International reggae star Jimmy Cliff, born James Chambers on April 1, 1948, in St. James, Jamaica, began making music as a child. In his adolescent years, he began releasing singles and...
- Posted April 1, 2017
Legal: Determining Songwriters’ Future Revenue
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,129 #LEGAL Streaming Revenue. Determining Songwriters’ Future The Copyright Royalty Board is setting hearings to determine a new mechanical royalty rate. The current statutory mechanical royalty rate for physical recordings (such as CDs) and permanent...
- Posted March 31, 2017