Michael McDonald

John McFee, Tom Johnston, Patrick Simmons and Michael McDonald (Photo Credit: John Shea/courtesy of the Doobie Brothers)

Interview: The Doobie Brothers Go Country on ‘Southbound’

“I think it’s a bit of an illusion as to who likes what kind of music. Just cause you’re a country artist doesn’t mean you don’t like rock and roll, and just because you’re playing rock and roll doesn’t mean you don’t like country.” – Patrick Simmons

11/04/2014

(Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Capitol Concerts)

Ferguson Native Michael McDonald Speaks Out on Mike Brown Shooting, Whites vs. Blacks Being Killed

“We don’t hear of many incidents of young unarmed white males being gunned down for running away from police,” he wrote.

08/19/2014

NBA All-Star Game Halftime Performances

Michael McDonald Reunites With The Doobie Brothers For A Country Album

News has just been released that Michael McDonald who is currently on tour (he will be in Arizona on March 22nd) , will be reuniting with the Doobie Brothers for a country album! Johnson sat down […]

03/04/2014

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Justin Timberlake Imitates Michael McDonald, Alongside Michael McDonald

Last night (March 13) on Late Night, Jimmy Fallon and this week’s musician-in-residence, Justin Timberlake, donned the monstrous white coifs and dad suits (but not ties) of Michael McDonald for a very adult-contemporary version of “Row, Row, Row Your Boat.” […]

03/14/2013

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 8/10/12

What a fun weekend we’re gonna have, and I sure hope you’ll be tuned in! It’s a “Guess The Guest” weekend and we’re giving away tickets to see Michael McDonald in concert before you can […]

08/10/2012

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Michael McDonald Talks Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan Connection

Michael McDonald recently kicked off the Dukes of September tour in St. Louis, Missouri alongside Donald Fagen of Steely Dan and Bozz Scaggs. While in his hometown, the singer talked to local radio station Fresh 102.5 about the musical connection him and Fagen have had for forty years.

06/22/2012

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 6/9/12

He was great with the Doobie Brothers…He sounds great teamed up in duets with the likes of Patti Labelle, James Ingram and Kenny Loggins…He’s equally as KOOL as a solo artist! Today’s KOOL Kollective artist […]

06/09/2012

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A New “30 Rock” Cartoon?

  I think “30 Rock” on NBC is hilarious!  Though, I must be one of only a few people watching.  The ratings just aren’t there!  Alec Baldwin and Tina Fey make me laugh out loud […]

02/03/2012

Five Things About … Steely Dan’s “Aja”

The other morning I was in the car running an errand when the title track from [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Steely Dan[/lastfm]‘s Aja came on the radio — and the errand had to wait until the song finished. […]

03/08/2011

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

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