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James Taylor vs. Warner Bros. Records Over Digital Royalties

James Taylor is the latest artist to sue his former label over digital royalties (among other things), on a contract that was in place long before the MP3 was even conceived.

09/17/2012

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Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Sting, Tina Fey To Appear At Children’s Health Fund Celebration

The bill features a number of husband wife combos: Paul Simon and Edie Brickell, Tina Fey and her husband (and “30 Rock” music composer) Jeff Richmond, Sting and Trudie Styler, Amy Grant and Vince Gill and James and Caroline Taylor. Stevie Wonder is on the bill with his daughter Aisha Morris, and Steve Martin is going “stag,” appearing on the lineup solo.

09/10/2012

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DNC 2012 Soundtrack: Springsteen, James Taylor, Tom Petty & More

As President Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention came to a thunderous close in Charlotte last night, viewers heard the triumphant sounds of an anthemic artist tailor-made for the occasion: Mr. Bruce Springsteen.

09/07/2012

James Taylor and Taylor Swift

James Taylor And Taylor Swift, Together Again

Taylor Swift performed three songs with James Taylor during his show this week at Tanglewood–a duet on “Fire and Rain” and two of her own songs.

07/06/2012

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Summer Tour Guide

Summer’s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours […]

05/26/2012

On stage with Stephen Stills (L), Graham Nash (C), and David Crosby (R) (Getty Images/Robert Vos/AFP)

Rock Flashback: The Stephen Stills-Graham Nash-Rita Coolidge Triangle

If you need a Christmas gift for a music fan or want to put something cool on Santa’s list for yourself, we strongly recommend David Browne’s book Fire and Rain: [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Beatles[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Simon […]

12/13/2011

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Rock Flashback: J. D. Souther

Singer/songwriter [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]J. D. Souther[/lastfm] celebrates his 66th birthday last week. If you don’t know his name, you probably know some of his work.

11/08/2011

James Taylor Performs At 9/11 Memorial

I watched a bit of the 9/11 programming this weekend.  But, at times, it was just too difficult to re-live.  I had to turn the channel for distraction.  One thing I did catch was a […]

09/12/2011

Best Sellers From The ’70s: Neil Young’s Harvest

Love and death, set to country rhythms and steel guitars. So it was with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Neil Young[/lastfm]’s most popular record, Harvest.

07/29/2011

Carole King: Idol Worship

Tonight on American Idol, you’ll hear the music of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Carole King[/lastfm]!  They won’t perform just the songs Carole King sang.  They’re pulling from her songwriting catalog, as well.  Having been one of the famed […]

04/27/2011

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