Don't Come Around

The committee that was formed to explore honoring Eddie Van Halen with a statue in his former hometown of Pasadena, California is now under the direction of a close ally of the guitarist.  ...

Ethereal and Ballsy

20 years ago today (January 28th), Aerosmith were one of four performers during the Super Bowl 35 halftime show in Tampa, Florida....

Surprise!

J. Geils Band keyboardist Seth Justman, who wrote “Centerfold,” celebrates his 70th birthday today (January 27th) The band had no idea it would be a single, let alone a hit. It was on the album  Freeze-Frame and...

Help from a Foreigner member

The late Eddie Van Halen would have celebrated his 66th birthday today (January 26th). On the Van Halen song “Dreams” Eddie got help from a “Foreigner”.Sammy Hagar credits the producer of Van Halen’s 5150 album, Foreigner guitarist Mick Jones...

Strip Club Cool

Tommy Lee is proud of what they accomplished with the song “Girls, Girls, Girls” It peaked at number-12 on the Billboard Hot 100 but that’s not why....

From a Vamp to a Hit

Joe Cocker’s Mad Dogs and Englishmen tour movie premiered at London’s Festival Palace 50 years ago today (January 22nd)....