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Carole King’s Story To Hit Broadway In 2014

Carole King is coming to Broadway! Well, not Carole King exactly, but the story of her life in a biographical musical entitled Beautiful: The Carole King Musical which is currently slated to open on Broadway […]

03/18/2013

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Bonnie Rait’s “Slipstream,” Carole King & Fleetwood Mac Books

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: This week’s spotlight release is not actually an album, […]

04/10/2012

2011 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductee Profile: Neil Diamond

Photos: Neil Diamondview gallery The legendary [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Neil Diamond[/lastfm] started his career while taking pre-med classes at NYU when he took a job writing songs for $50 a week at the Brill Building. He first found […]

03/10/2011

Don Kirshner Is Dead

No question, Don Kirshner was one of the biggest superpowers of music publishing/promotion in the 50′s and 60′s.  Don worked closely with the Brill Building artists like [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Neil Sedaka[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Carole King[/lastfm]; controlled […]

01/18/2011