All posts tagged "death"

  • Elvis Presley RIP Aug 16th, 1977

    August 16th marks 42 years since the passing of Elvis Aaron Presley. Like most people alive in 1977, I remember the death of Elvis Presley, even though I was nothing but a snot-nosed kid. I was staying...

    • Posted August 16, 2019
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  • Chuck Barris Final Curtain Call RIP

    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 Dick Clark, Barris...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Sharon Jones Life & Death RIP

    Sharon Jones, the soul and funk singer who fronted Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, died Friday, November 18, 2016, at a Cooperstown, New York hospital after a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 60. The message...

    • Posted November 19, 2016
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  • Janis Joplin and the Haunted Hotel Room

    Janis Joplin’s Haunted Hotel Room Room 105 Hollywood Highland Gardens Hotel (formerly the Landmark Motor Hotel) “On stage I make love to twenty five thousand people; and then I go home alone.” ~Janis Joplin Janis Joplin was only...

    • Posted October 31, 2016
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  • The Avett Brothers, Prince Tribute

     

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Prince’s Final Performance

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Prince dies at age 57

    Photo credit: Larry Philpot.  Updated at 1:15pm: It is being reported that Prince has passed away.  The artist’s publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, said in a statement that he died at his Paisley Park home Thursday morning in Chanhassen,...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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  • Album Review: The Easthills – Death of a Salesman

      Album: Death of a Salesman Artist: The Easthills Label: Campbell Barada Music Release Date: April 16, 2013 Run Length: 12 tracks – 47:08 Band Website: http://www.theeasthills.com   Reviewed by Jack Smith     As a person...

    • Posted August 15, 2013
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