Ron Dante

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Rock Flashback: “Sugar Sugar”

Much popular music has pretensions to art, and some of it is. But “pop” by its very nature is also marketplace-driven and disposable, designed primarily to capture people’s attention, and their money. If a particular […]


How could this guy have a hit without his own name on it?

He’s [lastfm]Ron Dante[/lastfm]. He produces some of [lastfm]Barry Manilow[/lastfm]’s early albums and he was the lead voice of [lastfm]the Archies[/lastfm]. The cartoon group got their name on the record and Ron didn’t. So how did […]