All posts tagged "Featured"
A New Year With Classic U2
ARTICLE VIEWS: 726 U2 New Year’s Day U2 released “New Year’s Day” at the beginning of January 1983. This song is the lead single from the album “War. It ranks in as U2’s first UK Top 10...
- Posted January 1, 2019
12 Christmas Blues, R&B and Soul Songs
ARTICLE VIEWS: 739 It’s not the 12 Days of Christmas, but Blue Notes put together a playlist of 12 favorite Christmas Blues, R&B and Soul songs for the Holidays. Silent Night – Sharon Jones & The Dap...
- Posted December 20, 2018
Jose Feliciano’s Feliz Navidad
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,446 Jose Feliciano’s Feliz Navidad By Hector M. Montes “Feliz Navidad,” is an almost fifty-year-old musical tradition on the radio in the U.S. One of the most popular Christmas songs of all time, Feliz Navidad...
- Posted December 17, 2018
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019
ARTICLE VIEWS: 694 INDUCTEES ARE RECOGNIZED FOR HAVING CONTRIBUTED OVER 25 YEARS OF MUSICAL EXCELLENCE. The 34th Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, will take place on Friday, March...
- Posted December 13, 2018
Latin Rock and Rock En Español
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,386 “Despacito,” the recent mega-hit by Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee was hardly the first time that Spanish-language lyrics with Latin music and rhythms appeared in pop and rock music in the U.S. In fact,...
- Posted December 12, 2018
Charles Bradley – Black Velvet
ARTICLE VIEWS: 373 Charles Bradley, The Screaming Eagle of Soul, would have turned 70 last month. He passed away last year from stomach cancer, and the music community is still filled with sorrow over his death....
- Posted December 6, 2018
Blue Notes. Backstories and Insights
ARTICLE VIEWS: 615 Onstage Magazine is adding a new feature called Blue Notes so that we may help keep this important part of our musical heritage alive and thriving. Hector Montes is going to discuss blues artists of the...
- Posted November 22, 2018
Christmas Music. Too Soon? Too Loud?
ARTICLE VIEWS: 791 It’s that time of year again — when the demand from Burl Ives to “Have a holly, jolly Christmas!” or Bing Crosby dreaming of a “White Christmas” plays in every retail outlet we visit....
- Posted November 14, 2018
The Native Sibling Return with ‘How To Win’
ARTICLE VIEWS: 294 For Seattle born siblings Ryan and Kaylee Williams, having a musical career together was not their first choice. Each did decide on a musical path but it wasn’t until an informal 2012 sing-a-long in...
- Posted October 29, 2018
Jim Brown Releases “Richard” in Advance of ‘The Devil on the Other Shoulder’
ARTICLE VIEWS: 179 Sometimes giving some space to the thing you love is what is needed to make that thing better. So it would seem with Jim Brown and his musical career. Singer-songwriter Jim Brown is a...
- Posted October 29, 2018