Dave Davies of the Kinks recently hung out for an interview with our friends at our sister station K-HiTS in Chicago, performing acoustic versions of Kinks songs and taking questions from morning host Dave Fogel and […]
Dave, as has been widely reported, suffered a stroke in 2004, and had to learn to walk, talk and play guitar again. Happily, he’s quite active these days, promoting his latest solo album, I Will Be Me, released over the summer. He’s been touring to support the record and filming a documentary on his life, Dave Davies’ Rock N Roll Journey.
Nearly 20 years after publishing his “unauthorized autobiography” X-Ray, former Kinks frontman Ray Davies is preparing to return to bookstores this October with Americana. According to the publisher’s website, the book traces his complicated relationship with the United States. “As […]
[getty id="82759" title="The Kinks (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images)" src="http://cbskool2.files.wordpress.com/2011/12/56189813.jpg?w=385&h=253"] Get your mind out of the gutter. When I say “Kinky,” I’m referring to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Kinks[/lastfm]! [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ray Davies[/lastfm] is putting together a musical based […]
There aren’t quite as many musical birthdays today as there were yesterday. I only found one that’s notable. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ray Davies[/lastfm] of the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Kinks[/lastfm] turns 67 today. Happy birfday, Ray!
BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES -2/15 1941 – BRIAN HOLLAND ([lastfm]HOLLAND-DOZIER HOLLAND[/lastfm] SONGWRITING TEAM) 1944 – DENNY ZAGER ([lastfm]ZAGER ABD EVANS[/lastfm] – IN THE YEAR 2525) 1944 – MICK AVERY ([lastfm]KINKS[/lastfm]) 1945 – JOHN HELLIWELL ([lastfm]SUPERTRAMP[/lastfm]) 1947 […]