Ray Davies of the Kinks (Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

Ray Davies, Donovan To Be Inducted Into Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Also being inducted: former 10cc member Graham Gouldman, who wrote “For Your Love” for the Yardbirds.


Thousands of participants perform Michael Jackson's "Thriller" zombie dance in Los Angeles. (AFP PHOTO/Robyn Beck/Getty)

10 Classic Songs For Halloween

We’ve come up with ten spooky-ish songs that are classic yet not total novelty tracks.


Epic Records - 1973

May 10 – Today In Pop Music

A recent inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame celebrates his 66th birthday along with a  member of two different successful groups in two different decades.  And on May 10, 1969, Tricia Nixon invited one of […]



This Week’s New Releases

A number of new releases featuring classic artists came out this week. Whether you get your music via downloading, online ordering or going to an actual store and buying it, here’s some music that’s available […]


Weakest Nominees Yet For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

First, here’s who’s not even nominated this year: No [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Monkees[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]E-Street Band[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Deep Purple[/lastfm], no[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Todd Rundgren[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Moody Blues[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Chicago[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Guess Who[/lastfm], no […]



Jimmy Page Joins the Black Crowes on Stage for a Jam Session in London

In case you were wondering, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jimmy Page[/lastfm] still has it. The legendary guitarist joined the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Black Crowes[/lastfm] on stage during their concert last night and let loose during their rendition of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elmore […]


Birthdays and Departures – Wednesday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES -2/10 1937 – DON WILSON ([lastfm]THE VENTURES[/lastfm]) 1939 – [lastfm]ROBERTA FLACK[/lastfm] 1946 – [lastfm]DONOVAN[/lastfm] 1951 – CORY LERIOS ([lastfm]PABLO CRUISE[/lastfm]) 1961 – [lastfm]ROBBIE NEVILLE[/lastfm] 1962 – CLIFF BUTRON ([lastfm]METALLICA[/lastfm])