All posts tagged "Music"
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
Tristen: Big Dreams, Intimate Halls
ARTICLE VIEWS: 25 by Joe O’Gara Some musicians dream of playing in a big arena, in front of tens of thousands of fans, raising the roof off the place. Others prefer to scale their dreams down just...
- Posted February 14, 2017
Movies W/ Music: The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper
ARTICLE VIEWS: 5,194 #Sgt.Pepper With all the choices in the world to watch on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu we watched Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band to celebrate Valentine’s Day. It’s a big-budget, movie musical released in...
- Posted February 13, 2017
Mac McAnally Likes Being a “Nobody”
ARTICLE VIEWS: 456 Growing up in rural Mississippi Mac McAnally was raised to blend in and not try to be the center of attention. And it was that manner of upbringing that inspired the title of his...
- Posted November 23, 2016
Jake Shimabukuro at The Palladium 11/7/16
ARTICLE VIEWS: 334 Jake Shimabukuro at The Palladium 11/7/16 by Joe O’Gara While some people may only associate ukulele music with swaying palm trees and ocean waves crashing on the shore of a tropical island, those who...
- Posted November 16, 2016
Beatles Trivia 2. Test Your Knowledge!
ARTICLE VIEWS: 238 The Beatles appeared on the “Ed Sullivan Show” September 12, 1965. What was the date that this footage was filmed? Answer: August 14, 1965 # Beatles Trivia — This footage was recorded live and...
- Posted November 8, 2016
Prince Music History: Backstory
ARTICLE VIEWS: 464 Prince Music History by: Victor Cruz Backstory — THE SCREAMS OF PASSION Prince Music History 1 — The first song we’re looking at is an obscure track written by Prince for the 80’S band, The...
- Posted November 8, 2016
Beatles Trivia; Test Your Knowledge 1
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,316 Which # Beatles album consisted only of Lennon/McCartney compositions? # Beatles Trivia #1. A Hard Day’s Night This was the title song to the first of five Beatles movies. It got two Oscar nominations and...
- Posted November 7, 2016
Prince Tribute. Purple Reign.
ARTICLE VIEWS: 11,838 Prince Tribute by, Victor Cruz #RIPPrince #DiaDeLosMuertos #HonoringTheDead. Victor Cruz has worked at radio stations up and down the dial. He now broadcasts daily from El Paso, Texas on Fox 92.3. Victor takes care of...
- Posted November 2, 2016
Jake Shimabukuro; Nashville Sessions
ARTICLE VIEWS: 255 Hawaiian born, Nashville bound; Jake Shimabukuro’s style of playing ukulele is more like Jimi Hendrix than Don Ho. By Joe O’Gara Much like the albums Nashville Skyline and Beaucoups of Blues were projects that...
- Posted November 1, 2016