My 50 Great, Forgotten and sadly Ignored Albums,Artists and Songs #49 Kimono My House

What can I say, SPARKS may not be a big name today but during my high school years they released some amazingly different albums that even then did not get radio play. KIMONO MY HOUSE along with PROPAGANDA was released in 1974, and was a pop oriented album that cashed in on the Glam rock [...]


My 50 Great Unknown,Forgotten and Sadly Ignored Albums,Artists and Songs. #50 Manassas

Manassas was a short lived band that released 2 albums, the self titled Manassas in 1972 and Down The Road in 1973. The band was the brainchild of Stephen Stills and included Chris Hillman of the Byrds and the Flying Burrito Brothers, and the great session drummer Dallas Taylor, who just  passed away on January [...]

The Lost 5 of 2014

Every year we lose more and more of our cultural Icons and 2014 sure had its share of them. Jack Bruce, Phil Everly, Pete Seeger, Bobby Womack, Jesse Winchester, Paul Revere, Wayne Static, Tommy Ramone, Acker Bilk, and from the entertainment field, Joan Rivers, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Richard Attenborough, Jan Hooks, Sid Ceaser, Lauren Bacall [...]