Forever Young

August 19, 2021

Barbara Harris – ‘A Lovers Concerto’ plays on !

In 1965, at the height of the British Invasion and the reign of Motown, BARBARA HARRIS and THE TOYS spent six weeks at #1 with “A […]
August 13, 2021

Jim Kale – b-day for Guess Who bassist

As the british invasion was in full swing during 1965, in Canada a new act made their mark in the US, with a catchy band name […]
August 6, 2021

The Voice, The Man, The Legend – Tony Bennett at 95

When you think about male song stylists, who have made a lasting imprint on the great American songbook, a few names come to mind… Frank Sinatra, […]
July 29, 2021

Paul Anka – from ‘Diana’ to stardom!

In between all the teen idols that came and went during the late 1950s into the 60s, there were few that had lasting power – enter […]
July 23, 2021

Herman’s Hermits – Barry Whitwam rocks at 74

During the landslide of the British Invasion which took us by storm in 1964, four chaps from England caught on with us thru their pop tunes, […]
July 15, 2021

Dion Di Mucci – Still a teenager in love, at age 81 !

In 1959, four kids from Bronx N.Y. sang their way to stardom, with a little ditty entitled “I Wonder Why,” followed with another million seller, “A […]
July 8, 2021

Back To the Hop at age 82 – Frank Maffei

If you had to make a list of ten of the biggest songs of the early rock era, “At The Hop” by DANNY & THE JUNIORS, […]
July 1, 2021

Beyond the ‘Concrete & Clay’ with Eddie Rambeau

In 1961, just after graduating from high school, Eddie Rambeau had his first hit “Skin Divin’, “released on Swan Records, but it wasn’t until 1965, when […]
June 21, 2021

Still knockin’ on wood at age 84 – Eddie Floyd

In 1966, Eddie Floyd recorded a song originally intended for Otis Redding. Good thing that Eddie put his stamp on it, as it was a mega […]
June 15, 2021

Beatles & Beach Boys … timeless & ageless

It’s hard to believe the music and magic of Sir Paul Mc Cartney and Brian Wilson, have been a part of our lives for decades, both […]
June 8, 2021

The Shirelles – Shirley Alston Reeves at age 80

June 1, 2021

White bucks and all – Pat Boone rocks on!