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Yesterday | Ink 19

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

To many, CSNY is a artifact of the hippie era, known more for writing a song in an insurance ad then for the other accomplishments they achieved.


Related Topix: Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Pop/Rock, Stephen Stills, Buffalo Springfield, The Hollies

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Folio Weekly

How Emmylou Harris Became Americana's Leading Lady

For years, I thought of Emmylou Harris as just another aging country singer - one of a hundred my middle-aged mom and music-loving aunt adored.


Related Topix: Emmylou Harris, Country, Alabama, Pop/Rock, Chris Hillman, Gram Parsons, Rodney Crowell

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers stare at 'Hypnotic Eye'

Before easing into a conversation about his new album with the Heartbreakers, "Hypnotic Eye," the longtime Malibu beach-dweller Tom Petty has a score to settle.


Related Topix: Punk, Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Tom Petty, The Heartbreakers, The Doors

Sat Jul 19, 2014


Greek Festival to Provide Santa Barbara with a Taste of the Old Country

Sponsored by St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church , the July 26-27 celebration will include as many as 20 booths selling authentic Greek dishes like gyros and souvlaki prepared by parishioners.


Related Topix: Santa Barbara, CA, Chris Hillman, Country, Pop/Rock

Thu Jul 17, 2014


12 Amazing Songs With Just Three Chords

Perhaps nothing epitomized the accessible DIY nature of punk more than what iconic fanzine Sideburns quipped in its first issue back in 1977: 'This is a chord.


Related Topix: The Sex Pistols, Punk, The Ramones, Pop/Rock

Sun Jul 13, 2014


U. Mt. Bethel Supervisors ready to duke it out in 1989 - Almanac July 13, 2014

In 1985, "Live Aid," an international rock concert in London, Philadelphia, Moscow and Sydney, took place to raise money for Africa's starving people.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hamburg, NJ

Wed Jul 09, 2014

USA Today

My fave Music Vault finds: R.E.M., U2, Blondie and more

Yesterday Music Vault made headlines when it posted more than 13,000 videos of rare concert footage to YouTube.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Blondie, Passaic, NJ

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'So many groups used studio musicians': Micky Dolenz...

The Monkees have been knocked around by critics since their meteoric late-1960s rise for not playing on their first songs.


Related Topix: Comedy, The Monkees, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Peter Tork

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Madison Magazine

Art for Every Purpose Under Heaven at MMoCA

The opening verse of Ecclesiastes 3 greets visitors to Turn Turn Turn at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Photography

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Pasadena Weekly

Brothers in Song

Friday night offers an opportunity to catch three local folk-rock stalwarts when the Jangle Brothers play a set at Coffee Gallery Backstage.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KDXY-FM Jonesboro


1975: Sonny and Cher Bono's divorce was finalized in Santa Monica, California. They had married in 1964.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Dance, Cher, Santa Monica, CA, Van Halen, David Lee Roth, Sammy Hagar