Souther may not be a household name, but many of the songs that he wrote or co-wrote are among the biggest hits of the past few decades, including The Eagles’ “Best Of My Love,” “Victim Of Love,” “Heartache Tonight,” “New Kid In Town” and “How Long.” He also co-wrote, and sang with, James Taylor on “Her Town Too.”
As a member of the Eagles, Joe Walsh is part of one of the most influential forces in the cross-pollination of country, rock and pop. He takes that combination a step further with the premiere of his CMT “Crossroads” episode this Saturday.
“Hotel California” will always be a classic staple in music. Honestly, whatever genre you prefer, be it rock, pop, country…whatever! You know and recognize the song when it plays. It was released in 1977 and […]
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Fans may identify him as the Eagles’ guitarist/vocalist, but […]
With a new solo record, Analog Man available June 5, and a string of tour dates, Joe Walsh is indeed living life in the fast lane. He kicks off his solo tour in May, and […]
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.
One of the most fascinating aspects of Tony Soprano’s character is his taste for thoroughly mainstream classic rock. We expect literary heroes (and Tony Soprano is one) to have distinctive or quirky taste, but there’s […]
Thirty years ago this week, “Keep on Lovin’ You” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]REO Speedwagon[/lastfm] hit #1 on the Billboard singles chart as the album Hi Infidelity continued its run atop the album chart. For a lot […]
(Review by Dave Morales) When you have a “hit list” like [lastfm]The Eagles[/lastfm], it’s not so much a question of what to play, it’s more like “how do we fit everything in a two-hour set?” […]