Yep this is us

Tom Petty would’ve been 70 today.  Bands always search for their “sound”.  Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers found it with “Even the Losers” in...
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It wasn't even a song yet

Patrick Simmons, singer and guitarist from the Doobie Brothers turns 72 today.  He is the only member that has been there continuously since they...
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Too Expensive

The long-awaited reissue of Tom Petty‘s 1994 album, Wildflowers, is out today. Petty recorded 25 songs for it over a few years in the...
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Burying the Hagar Hatchet

Sammy Hagar says he decided it was time to reach out to Eddie Van Halen earlier this year after learning that cancer was getting...
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He Did Not Know

Justin Hayward singer, song writer and guitarist for the Moody Blues is 74 today.  One of their more well known songs “Nights in White...
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And his Mustache!

There have been so many times over the years when all DAVID CROSBY had to do was not be a raging [A-hole] . . ....
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Inspiration out of Desparation

The Jethro Tull song “Bungle in the Jungle”from “War Child in 1974 came about from an abortive attempt to record an album in France....
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Cuz I Said So

Today would have been John Lennon‘s 80th birthday. Born in Liverpool, England in 1940, he was killed outside his New York City apartment building...
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Sammy NOT first choice

When David Lee Roth left Van Halen in the mid-’80s, Eddie Van Halen turned to Scandal singer Patty Smyth. It turns out that Eddie’s...
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Ozzy talks Eddie

Ozzy Osbourne speaks about Eddie Van Halen, who died Tuesday from cancer. “I knew he was battling an illness. I have the same doctor...
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