doobie brothers

Rock Flashback: The Bosstown Sound

In 1968, a record producer named Alan Lorber started hyping “the Bosstown Sound” as a marketing concept. Other American cities had their influential scenes — Detroit, Memphis, San Francisco — so why not Boston? The […]

08/12/2011

Doobies Perform At Walter Reed

You don’t have to be in the military to know the legend of Walter Reed Army Medical Center, just outside Washington in Bethesda, MD.  It’s the end of an era, as the doors officially close […]

08/01/2011

"Vices" album cover (portion)

Best Sellers From The ’70s: The Doobie Brothers’ “Vices”

The third in a triumvirat of Gold — and eventually Platinum — albums, the set commonly known as Vices spawned the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm]‘ most famous sing-along hit.

06/30/2011

Doobies DVD For You!

Let’s face it:  There are TWO different camps of Doobie lovers.  You’re either a fan of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Tom Johnston[/lastfm]‘s or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael McDonald[/lastfm]‘s [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm].  BOTH lead singers performed at the last show of […]

06/14/2011

Another Generation Of Doobies

Are you watching American Idol this season?  With [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Steven Tyler[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jennifer Lopez[/lastfm], the dynamic has certainly changed.  Another reason to watch is Lara Johnston.  She’s the daughter of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Tom Johnston[/lastfm] from […]

02/15/2011

This Week In Rock History: R.E.M., The Beatles, Motley Crue

This week in 1981, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]R.E.M.[/lastfm] made its first recordings at Bombay Studios in Smyrna, Georgia. The band recorded eight songs that day, including “Radio Free Europe”; three of them would eventually appear, in different […]

02/09/2011

Doobies Newbies

I recently blogged about the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm]‘ upcoming concert at the Birds Nest during the Waste Management Phoenix Open.  Did you know original lead singer [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Tom Johnston[/lastfm] is STILL with the group?  Did you […]

01/20/2011

Doobie Doobie Dooooooo

I was so happy to see the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Doobie Brothers[/lastfm] are doin’ their thing at the Birds Nest, as part of the Phoenix Open on February 2nd.  Take a look at the photos from their last […]

01/07/2011

Still need Chicago/Doobies Tix?

Text the word “WIN” to 2-2-9-4-5 this 70’s Playlist Weekend, and you could get FREE tickets to see legendary 70’s superstars [lastfm]Chicago[/lastfm] & [lastfm]The Doobie Brothers[/lastfm] THIS Tuesday at Dodge Theatre! Want FRONT ROW seats?  Thought […]

06/11/2010

BBC radio’s pick for best band ever is a BIG shocker

Lots of bands to choose from.  [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm], [lastfm]The Rolling Stones[/lastfm], [lastfm]Queen[/lastfm], [lastfm]Led Zepplin[/lastfm], [lastfm]Nirvana[/lastfm], [lastfm]The Who[/lastfm], [lastfm]The Doors[/lastfm], [lastfm]Pink Floyd[/lastfm], [lastfm]Jimi Hendrix Experience[/lastfm], [lastfm]U2[/lastfm], [lastfm]Bon Jovi[/lastfm], [lastfm]The Police[/lastfm] – they all received votes from […]

06/09/2010

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