In his book 31 Songs, Nick Hornby described Suicide’s 1977 “Frankie Teardrop” as a song you’d only listen to once. Pitchfork described it as “Taxi Driver: The Musical. The […]
John Lennon once said if you tried to give rock and roll another name you might call it “Chuck Berry.” Below is a video of Chuck and John on the […]
I came across this article last night and found it interesting. Also was kind of dumbfounded – this song has been at #1 for 7 weeks on the TOP […]
From Paul McCartney and Wings- “Give Ireland Back to the Irish” Wild Life album. [maybe Paul’s worst album}
“The Luck of the Irish”- by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, on their “Sometime In New York City” album from 1972.
The other day I saw one of the Billboard Top 100 singles charts from 1978. Paul Davis’s “I Go Crazy” was at its peak position #7 on that chart. “I […]
Eddy Grant turns 69 today. Grant is remembered for his big hit “Electric Avenue” which came out of nowhere to hit #2 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 in […]