Thicker

Original KISS lead guitarist Ace Frehley was born on April 27th, 1951 making him 69. The third single off KISS‘s self-titled debut album, “Strutter” didn’t receive much love from music buyers or radio when it first came out,...

Where's my %$&@

Eddie Van Halen could have taken the life of Fred Durst according to photographer Andrew Bennett in his new photobook, Eruption in the Canyon: 212 Days & Nights With the Genius of Eddie Van Halen, Eddie was jamming...

He's BAD

25 years ago, eight and a half years after its release, George Thorogood and the Destroyers‘ Live was certified platinum for one million sales on April 21st, 1995. He’s bad!  That phrase was the inspration to his song...

CSNY: Crosby Still needs Young

David Crosby says he reached out to Neil Young before the COVID-19 pandemic about reuniting Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young for a get out the vote against Trump tour, but he never heard back, and he doesn’t...

No postage due?

Glenn Frey’s son Deacon was born on April 17th, 1993. He turns 27 today and he now sings “Peaceful Easy Feeling” when the Eagles are on tour. That song was a big hit and Glen Frye found it...

No Smog

The late Foghat singer and guitarist “Lonesome” Dave Peverett was born on April 16th, 1950. One of Foghat’s best know songs is “Fool for the City”. It was recorded in the country but Dave missed the city...

Ya Did

On April 15th, 1972, Roy Wood, Jeff Lynne and Bev Bevan — then better known as The Move — unveiled their classic rock side project. Electric Light Orchestra made its first public appearance that day at the Fox and Hounds, a pub in Croyden, South London. The...

Richie Returned

Ritchie Blackmore, the guitarist known for his many years in both Deep Purple and Rainbow, turns 75 today (April 14th)  The song by Deep Purple: “Perfect Strangers” was recorded after Ritchie rejoined the band. Bassist Roger Glover says he’s really...

The Beatles-This is the end

50 years ago yesterday, April 9th, 1970, and today, April 10th, 1970, it was a battle of press releases between The Beatles and Paul McCartney over the status of the group, which was rumored to be breaking...