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Classic Songs That Gained New Life In 2013

These songs came firing back into our lives through some strange pathways: a fictional chemist, an overzealous Celtics fan, blurry courtroom controversies and a Toyota commercial.

12/11/2013

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Badfinger Gets Sales Bump After ‘Breaking Bad’ Finale

In the pivotal final scene of Breaking Bad (No spoilers ahead, but really, why haven’t you watched the finale yet?!) fans found out the fate of Walter White while Badfinger’s song, “Baby Blue” played in the background. But it turns […]

10/07/2013

Nilsson - "Without You" (RCA, 1972)

Number 1 With A Bullet: Nilsson And “Without You”

In the fog of one too many beers, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Harry Nilsson[/lastfm] picked out his only #1 hit, “Without You.”

12/26/2011

Folkk Singer Mary Hopkin was one of Apple's highest profile Artists ... other than the Beatles, of course. (YouTube)

Top 10 Artists To Record For Apple Records

It was the tax shelter turned disaster turned catalog of some of the best (and most diverse) music to come out during the 1960s and 70s. It was Apple Records. Here are the Top 10 […]

12/13/2011

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

Five Things About . . . Outrageous Box Sets

Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]

02/17/2011

Birthdays and departures – Friday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/12 1940 – AL JARREAU 1942 – PAUL KANTNER ([lastfm]JEFFERSON AIRPLANE[/lastfm]/[lastfm]STARSHIP[/lastfm]) 1946 – [lastfm]LIZA MINNELLI[/lastfm] 1948 – [lastfm]JAMES TAYLOR[/lastfm] 1949 – MIKE GIBBONS ([lastfm]BADFINGER[/lastfm]) 1951 – JACK GREEN ([lastfm]T-REX[/lastfm]) 1956 – […]

03/12/2010

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