24th August 1963, Stevie Wonder became the first artist ever to score a US No.1 album and single in the same week. Wonder was at No.1 on the album chart with 'Little Stevie Wonder / The 12 Year Old Genius' and had the No.1 single 'Fingertips part 2'. This was also the first ever live […]

When you bought an album (LP) of your favorite group / band / artist back in the 60’s, you got the songs, usually about 10 to 12 of them, the liner notes and of course the album cover art work. Yes, and for some a new surface to de-seed…. On May 27, 1967, Columbia and […]

29th April 1945, Born on this day, American recording artist Tammi Terrell who had a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. She had had hits with Marvin Gaye, and scored seven Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100, including ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough’, ‘Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing’ and ‘You’re All […]

22nd February 1987, Andy Warhol, pop artist and producer died after a gall bladder operation. The founder of the Pop Art movement, produced and managed the Velvet Underground, designed the 1967 Velvet Underground And Nico ‘peeled banana’ album cover and The Rolling Stones Sticky Fingers album cover. Read it here

Every successful band / artist usually has a ‘guy’ behind the scenes that doesn’t get the fame or notoriety. That ‘guy’ may be a man or a woman who is invaluable to their success. Today we are remembering Mal Evans, who lost his life on Jan. 5, 1976. Mal Evans was a long time friend […]

Back in 1993, Country music artist Travis Tritt decided he wanted to do a cover of “Take It Easy” by the Eagles. He also decided that for the video he wanted the Eagles to be his band. The problem was, the Eagles hadn’t been together since 1980. (Ok here is where we cut through all […]

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