April 30, 2016

 

Today in 1976…

Bruce Springsteen…fresh from a Memphis concert…tries to climb over the fence at Elvis Presley's Graceland estate in an attempt to see Presley….He is escorted off the premises by guards who inform him the King is not at home anyway…!

April 30, 2016

Visit Wild Sound Studios and enjoy a different take on some of your familiar songs and perhaps some you have never heard.  The music features the talents of Bobby Corcione, John Wiggins, Lou Torrieri, Barry Anechiarico, and Hank Lawler.  All music is mixed by four time...

 

Paisley Park Studios, the factory-sized bunker where Prince recorded 30 of his own and many other albums is a 65,000 square-foot, $10 million complex that housed recording suites, sound stages, ballrooms and more. It has been alternately described as a museum and a ja...

April 23, 2016

 

Tonight in 1978…

The Blues Brothers…John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd…make their debut on Saturday Night Live…

Later becoming the first characters from the show to get their own movie…

They're not so much a comedy act as a musical one as both Belushi and Aykroyd love to play...

April 20, 2016

 

Today in 1968…

Apple Music ran advertisements soliciting tapes from unknown artists offering financial grants as part of a deal to release records on the Apple label…

Artists such as Badfinger, James Taylor, Mary Hopkin, Jackie Lomax, David Peel and Elephant's Memory we...

Eddie Cochran, the man behind “Summertime Blues” and “C’mon Everybody,” was killed on this day in 1960 when the taxi carrying him from a show in Bristol, England, crashed en route to the airport in London, where he was to catch a flight back home to the United States....

April 17, 2016

 

Tonight in 1972…

Electric Light Orchestra make their live debut at Croydon, England's Fox and Greyhound pub.

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