What's He Doing?

With the world basically coming to a standstill, we reached out to the ever punctual, cooperative and gentlemanly Graham Nash. How are you passing the time at home? GN: “Passing the time by making sure I’m prepared...

Rock A-What?

Queen was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on March 19th, 2001, along with Steely Dan, Paul Simon, Michael Jackson and others. Their song  “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” became the band’s first # 1. Guitarist Brian...

Loose Ends

Original Doobie Brothers drummer John Hartman was born on March 18th, 1950. He turns 70 today. There was a loose jam that got turned into an iconic Doobie Bros. song.  It was “Rockin’ Down the Highway” and...

It really was!

Thin Lizzy guitarist Scott Gorham celebrates his 69th birthday today (March 17th). Ironically, the American guitarist in the Irish band was the one born on St. Patrick’s Day. One of their most popular songs “Jailbreak” was never...

A horse not a fish

Heart guitarist Nancy Wilson was born on March 16th, 1954. She is the blond younger one.  The song “Barracuda” despite its fishy title, makes Nancy Wilson think of a horse. the song peaked at number-11 on the...

Not Happening

Here’s what’s NOT happening due to the Coronavirus. Mohegan Sun has postponed all live events through March 23rd.  The Brit Floyd show at the Toyota Oakdale Theater has been postponed until August 8th. On a national level...

The Brothers

What’s left of The Allman Brothers Band came together Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden in New York to mark their 50th anniversary. Calling themselves The Brothers, original member Jaimoe was joined by latter day members Warren...

Tossed Paper Glider

On March 11th, 1970, Crosby Stills and Nash won the Best New Artist Grammy, and Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young released their debut album, Deja Vu. The song: “Carry On” came about because they needed an opener for the album. It was the last...

Give the Finger

Boston guitarist and sometime keyboardist Tom Scholz celebrates his 73rd birthday today (March 10th). He says he risked losing a finger to create the effect at the end of the organ solo on the song “Hitch a...

Get Rich Doin' Nuthin

If you paid me this kind of money to do nothing, I would KEEP doing nothing.  STEVE PERRY hasn’t been the lead singer of JOURNEY for 23 years.  But it turns out he still makes a ton...