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Elvis as a hologram? (Photo credit should read STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Elvis Is Alive… In Hologram Form

The hologram trend started with a deceased rap star and now it’s getting a visit from The King. Digital Domain Media Group, who created a shockingly realistic Tupac Shakur hologram for a Coachella “performance” back […]

06/06/2012

Undated picture of US rock star Elvis Presley (STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Elvis For Sale: The King’s Tomb To Be Auctioned, Auctioneer Explains

The auction house that sold Michael Jackson’s death bed will now auction off another music king’s resting place. The original crypt that housed the body of Elvis Presley and his mother Gladys following Elvis’ death […]

05/29/2012

The Wrecking Crew - KOOL FM Interview (9)

The Wrecking Crew Is The Most Famous Group You’ve Heard – But Won’t Recognize

Tuesday evening at the screening for The Wrecking Crew Movie at Skye in Peoria, Arizona, a sold out crowd became familiar with the names of  Tommy Tedesco, Don Randi, Carol Kaye, Hal Blaine,  Earl Palmer, […]

04/18/2012

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The Most Amazing Music Story Of 2011 – And Maybe The Last 200 Years

[sponsored] That statement is not just another attention grabbing headline. It’s an incredible story  about a 12 year old boy named Jay Greenberg, who also likes the nickname Bluejay because, as he puts it, blue […]

12/28/2011

Despite the negative associations involved with book burning -- Nazi Germany and Ray Bradbury's novel "Fahrenheit 451" -- those who want to make a point about the moral state of popular culture have never been shy about using fire to do it. (Getty Images/Jorge Guerrero/AFP)

Rock Flashback: Tallahassee Roasts the Rolling Stones, 1975

Records by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elvis Presley[/lastfm] were burned in the ’50s; in the 1960s, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beatles[/lastfm] records were consigned to hellfire. And in December 1975, a public record burning was held in Florida.

12/06/2011

Top 10 Veterans Day Songs – Soldiers And America

You’ll hear six of these on tonight’s Top 6 @ 6, but ten has such a nice ring to it, I decided to add four more for the blog.  To all men and women of […]

11/11/2011

Rock Flashback: Too Fast To Live, Too Young To Die

The date was September 30, 1955. Rising young actor James Dean was killed in a traffic accident in California at age 24. Although his life overlapped what we consider to be the rock era by […]

09/30/2011

Lady Gaga Is A Tramp

Tony Bennett is getting ready to release his ‘Duets II’ album on Sept. 20, and now he is opening up about his seemingly unusual pairing with pop diva Lady Gaga. With a bit of cheekiness, […]

09/16/2011

Video Classics: “Jailhouse Rock” – Elvis Presley

There’s no doubt that “Jailhouse Rock” is an all-time classic song, and the movie of the same name is often considered to be Elvis’ best (so sorry, Viva Las Vegas). And yet, The King never […]

08/31/2011

Yesterday Was NOT Elvis’s Birthday!

I don’t get political in this blog.  Discussing politics and/or religion in mixed company NEVER ends well!  But, I just HAD to post a video of Presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann.  Yesterday, she started a speech […]

08/17/2011

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