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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

Rock Flashback: Carly Simon And James Taylor

Legend has it that [lastfm link_type=””]Carly Simon[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]James Taylor[/lastfm] first met 40 years ago this week, following her performance at the Troubadour in Los Angeles. About 18 months later, they would get married, […]

04/08/2011

Five Things About . . . Outrageous Box Sets

Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]

02/17/2011

Carole King/James Taylor Pt. 4

Today marks the last in my 4 part podcast on the [lastfm]Carole King[/lastfm]/[lastfm]James Taylor[/lastfm] “Troubador” reunion tour. While I realize it hit the Valley a few weeks ago, many missed it – or want to re-live […]

06/10/2010

Carole King/James Taylor Pt. 3

Each day this week, I’ve been posting a podcast from the [lastfm]Carole King[/lastfm]/[lastfm]James Taylor[/lastfm] “Troubador” reunion tour. KOOL was excited to be part of it here in the Valley a few weeks ago. Now, you […]

06/09/2010

Carole King/James Taylor Pt. 2

The [lastfm]Carole King[/lastfm]/[lastfm]James Taylor[/lastfm] “Troubador” reunion tour hit the Valley a couple weeks back, and was awesome. I’ve heard from so many people how KOOL it was.  Then, there are those who just couldn’t make it due […]

06/08/2010

Carole King/James Taylor Pt. 1

I’ve gotten lots of calls and e-mails about the [lastfm]Carole King[/lastfm]/[lastfm]James Taylor[/lastfm] “Troubador” concert a couple weeks back.  They range from “What an incredible show” to “I couldn’t make it, can I get a recording?”  […]

06/07/2010

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