40th Anniversary

Traffic at their 2004 Rock and Roll of Fame induction (L to R): Steve Winwood, Dave Mason, Stephanie Wood (sister of Chris Wood), and Jim Capaldi (Getty Images/Frank Micelotta)

Rock Flashback: Traffic and “The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys”

Many of our favorite song lyrics and titles sound great, but what do they mean? (How does one buy a stairway to heaven, and why might one do it?) It’s not necessary to know in […]

11/25/2011

Hell Freezes Over Yet Again!

When the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Eagles[/lastfm] broke up in 1980, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Don Henley[/lastfm] was asked if there’s a chance of a reunion.   His response: “when hell freezes over!” [photogallerylink id=54576 align=left]14 years later, it got a little chilly […]

11/18/2011

Alan Klein: The $ And Cents Of The Concert For Bangla Desh – 40 Years Ago Tonight

Can you imagine how much it would have cost to get [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bob Dylan[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Leon Russell[/lastfm] to perform?  Throw in [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Eric Clapton[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Billy Preston[/lastfm], and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ringo Starr[/lastfm] […]

08/01/2011

Concert For Bangladesh: Now Online

While [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm] fans eagerly await the debut of Martin Scorcese‘s documentary on HBO in October, we get a little George this week! [photogallerylink id=49835 align=left]His famous “Concert for Bangladesh” was released online yesterday […]

07/27/2011

KOOL FM & Earth, Wind And Fire Both Celebrate 40 Years Tonight!

Ladies and gentlemen, the night is finally here!  2011 really Is The Year To Be KOOL!  The legendary group Earth, Wind & Fire are also celebrating their 40th anniversary together this year, so we are all celebrating together […]

05/25/2011

Derek And The Dominos Celebrate 40th Anniversary Of “Layla”

One of [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]’s defining albums marks its 40th anniversary with a deluxe, multi-format release featuring new and long-unavailable music. The [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Derek and the Dominos [/lastfm] package also includes a collection of never-before-seen photos.

04/25/2011

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