Moon at the drums on stage with The Who in London, England during a March, 1977 concert The legendary rock band known as The Who had originally evolved out of a band known as the Detours, which featured three members who would become well-known to music fans over the coming years and decades Roger … Continue reading Rock & Roll Heaven: Keith Moon
In case you were wondering, that's former 'tween' star Miley Cyrus in the picture to the left. A few years ago, you and your kids knew her as the star of the "Hannah Montana" franchise from Disney Channel.Those days are apparently long gone, at least as far as Miley herself is concerned. Last week in … Continue reading All This Twerking’s Got Me Smirking
One of my all-time favorite songs is the beautiful ballad "Heaven Can Wait" recorded by the artist 'Meatloaf' from his classic "Bat Out of Hell" album and written by his longtime collaborator Jim Steinman.The message of the song is that the singer has found such a deep, fulfilling, passionate love in their life here on … Continue reading Heaven can’t wait
If there's a rock-n-roll heaven, you know they got a hell of a band" are the famous lyrics from a song that was itself called "Rock and Roll Heaven" released as a comeback reunion hit by the 60's duo The Righteous Brothers. In 1974, the song rose to #3 on the U.S. charts, talking … Continue reading Rock & Roll Heaven?
Stevie on tour with Fleetwood Mac in 1978, when a 16-year-old me was first falling for her It's been a bit 'heavy' here at the blog lately, so I thought that I would lighten things up a bit as we ease out of July, and as I ease into my summer vacation. Last night … Continue reading The gypsy that remains