Saw these guys last night in Providence at Richard Nader's "Doo-Wop & Rock & Roll All Stars Show". They were outstanding! The great harmony that was characteristic of this group during their heyday in … more
drifter51 posted a Quick Tip about Perry Mason.
August 31, 2013
The granddaddy of TV courtroom dramas. Always loved this show which ran from 1957-1966. CBS video began releasing these a few years ago. Thus far I own the first seven seasons and I have every intention … more
RabidChihuahua posted a Quick Tip about The Doors.
December 29, 2012
Imagine! It has been 50 years since a young singer from Brooklyn named Johnny Maestro made his very first appearance on the Billboard Hot 100 with a tune called "Sweetest One". At that time Johnny was … more
Etta James died today of leukemia in a California hospital surrounded by loved ones. I will be getting more information and writing a more detailed review of the woman whose voice is so beautifully haunting … more
I am a big Neil Diamond fan. I grew up in the seventies and eighties, but Neil's music is timeless. He can appeal to listeners of all ages. These twenty-three tracks convey a range of emotions from … more
John. Paul. George. Ringo. No last names are necessary here. Four musicians of breathtaking originality, talent, and ambition. Born in the unlikely city of Liverpool, England, and the changers and modern … more
The thing about Beatles albums is that so many of them are essential that none of them can really stand out in the overall Beatles discography as THE essential Beatles album. None of them really stand … more
An awesome collection Phil Spector's finest work including tunes by The Righteous Brothers, The Ronettes, The Crystals etc. As I recall there are about 60 songs in this collection. I paid a small fortune … more
2001: A Space Odyssey is a film concerning the developement of the human race, and is broken down into four parts. The Dawn of Man, TMA-1 or Monolith on the Moon (no title card), Jupiter Mission, … more
Otis Redding is the most underrated live performer. If you want to see the best performance ever by a rock star then check out Redding's appearance at the Monterey Pop festival. Backed up by Booker T … more
Without a doubt my favorite group of the 1960s. Led by singer/songwriter/guitarist The Spoonful as we lovingly referred to them way back when constantly came up with fresh and creative sounds. No two … more
Richard Harris can't sing a lick, the lyrics make absolutely no sense but I like it anyway. So did millions of others as the song was a huge hit in the summer of '68. Must have been the drugs although … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about Guantanamera.
December 11, 2010
The most famous Cuban song and one which I have loved since listening to it for the first time as a child. It was a song from one of my aunt's album and this song was so familiar that when I was in … more
drifter51 posted a Quick Tip about Mony Mony.
November 14, 2010