In celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day, there are five Irish acts of notes who also scored with American audiences. Belfast gave birth to Them, fronted by Van Morrison. Though their garage band classic was covered by […]
Van Morrison will team up with a cavalcade of stars for his next LP, including Natalie Cole, Joss Stone and Michael Bublé.
He explained that he played “Crazy Love” for his wife (who was sitting in the front row with their children) at their engagement party, and then thanked his mother-in-law — who was hanging out at side stage — for allowing him to marry her daughter. Later on in the show, he covered another mellow classic from the same year, Cat Stevens’ “Trouble” — another far cry from the harder songs Cornell used to cover and name-check.
One of my Mom’s favorites was Van Morrison. I can remember her asking me if I had his music and if I could find some songs for her to have on her computer and on […]
I’m not sure why, but I had my Mom on my mind this morning. My mother passed away very unexpectedly a few years ago, and I’m not sure I have fully dealt with losing her […]
Last year saw the quiet release of Van Morrison‘s 34th album, Born To Sing: No Plan B. One of the reasons that it didn’t get a lot of press was that Van historically isn’t fond […]
To call Van Morrison prolific is a bit of an understatement. Since releasing his debut solo album “Blowin’ Your Mind!” in 1967, the Irish singer-songwriter has released 33 studio albums and a number of live albums. Now he’ll release his 34th album, “Born To Sing: No Plan B,” on October 2.
Have I told you lately that I love you? But, of course, I do.
Here at KOOL, we play a whole bunch of catchy songs. I couldn’t imagine having to pick the catchiest! I’ll leave THAT to the scientists. Oh, you think I’m kidding. The study actually exists! Dr. […]
The lone gold record in the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bay City Rollers[/lastfm] repertoire was just one of a vast number of hits by the songwriting team of Bill Martin and Phil Coulter.