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The Day Alice Met Elvis

When rock icon – and fellow Valley resident – [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Alice Cooper[/lastfm] met [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elvis Presley[/lastfm], the King handed him a gun and told him to “shoot me in the head.”  I cant make this […]

06/08/2011

Rock Flashback: Beyond “Brown Sugar”

As we noted earlier this week, “Brown Sugar” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]the Rolling Stones[/lastfm] hit the Billboard Hot 100 forty years ago. It was the highest-debuting song of the week. A couple of the other new songs […]

05/07/2011

Rock Flashback: Mr. and Mrs. Alice Cooper

This week in 1976, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Alice Cooper[/lastfm], then at the height of his self-strangling, shock-rocking prime, married Sheryl Goddard. Try to imagine the scene when she brought him home to meet her parents for the […]

03/24/2011

Cavalcade Of KOOL Concerts

You heard [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clay Aiken[/lastfm] with Tom & Maria this morning.  He’s performing tonight at Mesa Arts Center.  I’ll be a singing fool at the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Huey Lewis[/lastfm] concert at Talking Stick Resort.  But, there’s […]

03/10/2011

Here, Have Some AMEHOF

AMEHOF sounds like a dish you’d find at a German restaurant.  It’s not.  Though, it is scrumptious!  It’s the Arizona Music & Entertainment Hall Of Fame.  The next induction ceremony is THIS Sunday!  And, there […]

02/10/2011

Alice Cooper Muppet Memories

This morning, Maria blogged about [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Alice Cooper[/lastfm]‘s upcoming induction into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.  She’s right.  It IS about time!!!  One of my fondest Alice Cooper memories was his appearance on […]

12/15/2010

Induction Of Cooper…It’s About Time.

It’s been a long time coming for Alice Cooper… It’s official — Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Darlene Love and Tom Waits will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next […]

12/15/2010

Alice Cooper In Wonderland

Yesterday, I blogged on the 15 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame nominees.  One was our friend and Valley neighbor, [lastfm]Alice Cooper[/lastfm]!  It’s about time, right?

09/29/2010

Kids In The Hall

There’s a whole new batch of nominees for induction to the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.  15 to be exact.  One will be here in a couple weeks to perform.  Another lives in our […]

09/28/2010

Birthdays and Departures – Tuesday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/16 1926 – [lastfm]JERRY LEWIS[/lastfm] 1942 – [lastfm]JERRY JEFF WALKER[/lastfm] 1948 – MICHAEL BRUCE ([lastfm]ALICE COOPER[/lastfm]) 1951 – RAY BENSON ([lastfm]ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL[/lastfm]) 1954 – NANCY WILSON ([lastfm]HEART[/lastfm]) 1976 – […]

03/16/2010

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