Reflecting on his career in a 1999 radio interview, Mitchell said he wasn’t bothered by “Louie Louie” being the focus of his band’s legacy. “We’re just happy to have any success, that we can still do this,” he said. “It’s actually a wonderful career that we’ve had.” Mike Mitchell, Guitarist on Kingsmen’s ‘Louie Louie,’ Dies […]
18 April 1992, Annie Lennox went to No.1 on the UK album chart with her debut solo release ‘Diva.’ The album won the Brit Award for British Album of the Year at the 1993 Brit Awards and received nominations for Album of the Year, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance and Best Long Form Music Video, […]
18 April 1987, Aretha Franklin and George Michael started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘I Knew You Were Waiting’ also a No.1 in the UK. Aretha Franklin set a record for the artist with the longest gap between US No.1 singles, it had been 19 years, 10 months […]
The upbeat blues-rocker opens the album that marks a decade since Moore’s death. Listen to Unreleased Gary Moore Song ‘I’m Tore Down’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5444623598944299
One of the most fascinating questions in American cinema is about the long comedic dry spell from the late 1960s to the dawn of the 1980s, when funny movies mostly turned terrible, and films like the Ringo Starr vehicle ‘Caveman’ – which premiered on April 17, 1981 – dominated the landscape. 40 Years Ago: Ringo […]
On this Saturday night we dig into Benediction’s Transcend The Rubicon! What are you listening to? Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
Black Sabbath began their first tour with new singer Ronnie James Dio on this date in 1980: When Black Sabbath Played Their First Tour With Ronnie James Dio Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5439797599426899
32 years ago Annihilator released Alice In Hell! Although credited as a five-piece the album was recorded by Randy Rampage, Ray Hartmann, and Jeff Waters. All-time thrasher, crank it! Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
This month in 1984, Styx released their last album for more than a decade: Why Styx Stumbled Toward the Live LP ‘Caught in the Act’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5439785472761445
Bodom After Midnight – “It’s Been Such A Rollercoaster Of Feelings” https://bit.ly/2QC761u