She just wants a payday.

Elton John’s ex-wife Renate Blauel has broken her three-decade silence about their marriage and launched legal proceedings against him. While not going into details about what the suit is about, her lawyer says she felt the need to seek...

Thanks for Nuthin'

Former Clash guitarist and singer Mick Jones was born on June 26th, 1955. The song “Should I Stay or Should I Go” has an interesting history. It was on the album Combat Rock in 1982 and peaked...

That's How They Got Their Name

Original Foreigner multi-instrumentalist Ian McDonald, who co-wrote “A Long, Long Way From Home,” was born on June 25th, 1946. McDonald was also an original member of King Crimson.That song was the first song Mick Jones and Lou Gramm wrote...

You're The Bloody Lead Singer!!

Zombies singer Colin Blunstone is 75 today (June 24th, 1945). Their biggest hit was “Time of the Season”, number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1968. His vocal didn’t come easy. In fact, it almost didn’t...

Ball or Box

The late Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter was born today  (June 23rd, 1941.) The music to the song “Box of Rain” was written by bassist Phil Lesh to sing to his dying father. It was on American...

Schmoozey Guy

Happy Birthday to Ann Wilson of Heart.  She celebrates 70 (June 19th) The songs her and her sister nanvy write tend to be about guys they like but mostly guys the do not. By the time Heart...

Small Talk

Sir Paul McCartney turns 78 today.  When he and John Lennon wrote Beatles songs, he felt that the title was very important.  The song title: “Eight Days a Week” came from something a chauffeur said to him...

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Last week, Brian May said he wasn’t yet ready to comment on the racial unrest that has swept the world following the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis Police Department. At the time, May...

Lauren Danner from Teach Connecticut Dot Org

Picozzi talked to Lauren Danner, who, with Teach Connecticut Dot Org is recruiting more teachers to work! Check out her resume!   2017 Connecticut Teacher of the Year 2017 Excellence in Secondary Science Teaching Award (Computer Science...

Bill's Excellent Donation

Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman has made a big donation to MusiCares to aid music professionals who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. He says: “When MusiCares reached out to me about providing something for...