The Byrds Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for The Byrds.

Results 1 - 20 of 201 in The Byrds

  1. Music Review: Gene Clark [The Byrds] - 'Two Sides to Every Story' [2014 Deluxe Edition]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    I've been a huge fan of the music of Gene Clark . In fact, when I purchased the 2006 Byrds 4-CD box set, There Is a Season , the first thing I did was to find all of the songs written or co-written by Clark and place them on a single disc.


  2. The Byrds, "Mr. Tambourine Man" from The Only Folk...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Something Else! Reviews

    A Bob Dylan song reimagined into something like the Beach Boys, and also something like the Beatles - and nothing like folk music - propelled the Byrds to their first No. 1. Oh, and started the folk-rock movement.


  3. Hear The WindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Stereophile

    ... than Gene Clark. To paraphrase the immortal words of Yoda: "There was another." Preceding Parsons tenure in the Byrds (the Missourian Clark was gone by 1967), the singer songwriter who wrote "Eight Miles High" among other early Byrds classics, had a ...


  4. Eliane Elias, Julie Halston and Julie Gold to Play Birdland the Week of Dec 1Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 |

    ... Distance" include Nanci Griffith, Donna Summer, Patti LaBelle, Sir Cliff Richard, Raul Malo, Jewel, Elaine Paige, The Byrds, and Judy Collins. Jim Caruso's Cast Party is a wildly popular weekly soiree that brings a sprinkling of Broadway glitz and ...


  5. Guy Webster Captured Hollywood ZeitgeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... (and Sonny) and just about anyone else making the scene. He also did album covers, like "Turn! Turn! Turn!" for the Byrds, which was shot at Webster's studio in his parents' Beverly Hills home, according to guitarist Chris Hillman. Webster is the ...


  6. Download "I Saw A Dream Come True" by Gene ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Singer-songwriter Gene Clark 's long out of print 1977 album, Two Sides To Every Story , has been reissued by High Moon records. Clark was a founding member of The Byrds, writing or co-writing several of the band's hits including "Here Without You," "I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better," and "Eight Miles High".


  7. The Mother Hips brings their quintessential California sounds to SLO Brew on Nov. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | New Times SLO

    In the 1960s and '70s, one of California's most creatively potent hotspots was Laurel Canyon, a Los Angeles neighborhood that became the epicenter for folk and rock performers such as Joni Mitchell; Jackson Browne; David Crosby; Stephen Stills, and Graham Nash; The Turtles; Mama Cass; The Byrds; Frank Zappa; Jim Morrison; and many others. The Mother Hips are a contemporary act that would have fit right into that scene, but it was before their time.


  8. Hear Former Byrd Gene Clark Perform Bluesy Rendition of 'No Other'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | RollingStone

    After falling out of print for two decades, Gene Clark's Two Sides to Every Story receives the reissue treatment this week. Recorded in 1976, the solo album captured Clark at a musical crossroads, arriving just after the breakup of his marriage and three years after the dissolution of his biggest project, the Byrds, whose five original members had briefly reunited in 1973 before permanently calling it quits.


  9. David Crosby Releasing Deluxe Digital Version of Latest Solo Album, Limited-Edition Vinyl SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WJZW-FM Washington

    David Crosby is treating us to two special releases in celebration of the holiday season: a limited-edition 10-inch vinyl single featuring two songs from his 2014 solo album, CROZ , and an expanded digital version of the record. The single, which hit stores Monday, contains the CROZ tunes "Dangerous Night" and "Radio," and comes on red vinyl.


  10. Gene Clark Releases Lost Album 'Two Sides To Every Story'Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 |

    Two Sides To Every Story, the criminally long out-of-print solo album from Gene Clark , a founding member of The Byrds, is out today, November 18th as a deluxe CD via High Moon Records. The album, which came out in 1977 will be available as an expanded CD with bonus tracks.


  11. The Next Bend: 10 Essential B-Bender Guitar SongsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Guitar World

    ... list with songs with mind-blowing B-bender solos by Diamond Rio's Jimmy Olander, the Hellecasters' Will Lee and the Byrds' Clarence White. Instead, we've gone for a more well-rounded approach, attempting to include as many different guitarists as ...


  12. Birthday salute this weekend for Byrds founding member Gene ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Los Angeles Times

    Much of the attention to the Byrds historically has gone to lead guitarist Roger McGuinn for his key role in the group's distinctive sound. After McGuinn, the spotlight often landed on fellow members David Crosby and Chris Hillman for their considerable contributions to the Byrds and a string of influential bands thereafter.


  13. CALENDAR: John York in Concert, California friendly landscape, Acorn Festival, charity ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Claremont Courier

    ... ext. 224. JOHN YORK IN CONCERT Singer, composer, guitarist and former member of the legendary '60s folk rock group the Byrds with Roger McGuinn, Clarence White and Gene Parsons. He also played with the Sir Douglas Quintet (with Dr. John), The Mamas ...


  14. Michael Feinstein, Erich Bergen & More Set for Birdland in DecemberRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 |

    ... include Nanci Griffith , Donna Summer , Patti LaBelle , Sir Cliff Richard , Raul Malo , Jewel, Elaine Paige , The Byrds, and Judy Collins . All tickets $30, $10 food/drink minimum There's no question about it: Five time GRAMMY Award Nominee, four ...


  15. The Byrds' Roger McGuinn to play at the Michigan TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 |

    Roger McGuinn - a founding member of the 1960s folk-rock band The Byrds, and a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee - will play a show at the Michigan Theater on May 16, 2015 at 8 p.m.; the...


  16. A Denver Tribute to Gram Parsons Featured Two of His Original BandmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Denver Westword

    ... legions of fans. "We followed him as a kid," Macy says. "Ever since his he was in the Flying Burrito Brothers and The Byrds. But that tour was when he had really broken off on his own and had his first solo record. We were just huge fans." Years ...


  17. Nashville's folk rock era is topic of new exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Post and Courier

    The city's talented session musicians helped create some of the seminal country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan's "Blonde on Blonde" and "Nashville Skyline," The Byrds' "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" and Neil Young's "Harvest." Nashville's rock period is the subject of the next exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, called "Dylan, Cash, and the Nashville Cats: A New Music City," which opens in March.


  18. Live This Weekend: Gram Parsons Tribute Night, Android Amaker, Julia Massey, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Seattle Weekly

    ... contributions. The set list will include songs from all Parsons' bands-including International Submarine Band, the Byrds, and the Flying Burrito Brothers-and both his solo releases, , played in their entirety. Also with Aaron Harmonson, Jesse ...


  19. 'Wrecking Crew' brings background sound to the forefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | The Daily Republic

    ... The musicians highlighted in the film worked with artists such as The Beach Boys, Jan & Dean, Sonny and Cher, The Byrds, The Righteous Brothers, Nancy Sinatra and The Fifth Dimension. They were heard on hits such as "Up, Up and Away," "Little Old ...


  20. ...Read moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... the piece, journalist David Browne talked with a variety of musicians and other associates of Dylan, including The Byrds ' Roger McGuinn ; veteran folk singer Happy Traum ; Sally Grossman , the widow of Bob's former manager Albert Grossman ; My ...