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Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

Francis Levy | Posted 12.05.2014 | Arts
Francis Levy

here's an inner circle that hangs over all our lives, an inner sanctum to which we will never gain admittance. Of course the oedipal chamber, where the primal scene is enacted is the inner circle which all children are excluded from.

A Day Drinking Exclusive Webisode, Chatting With Glyn Johns, Sam Llanas and Debra Fine, Plus a Premiere by The Cush

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.13.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Debra Fine: Nobody told me how difficult it was to do these things, so we closed on money, we were off and running and putting out products and they were doing well and then the whole CD-ROM market went from $49 for a CD-ROM to about 10 cents.

How to Win Charts and Alienate People

Michael Sigman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

In Lenny Beer's first 48 hours as Record World's Chart Editor, he alienated many of the labels without whose advertising there would be no Record World and therefore no charts to edit.

The End of the '60s? Where Do I Begin...

Michael Sigman | Posted 12.01.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

It was winter, 1971, my last semester as a philosophy major at Bucknell University. Studying Plato, Kant, Sartre and company had been invaluable for its own sake; that it had taught me to think critically and act decisively was a bonus.

INTERVIEW: Paul Rodgers... Free, Bad Company, The Firm, and His Latest, "The Royal Sessions"

Binky Philips | Posted 11.26.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

If you've listened to Rock Radio in the USA for any length of time in the last 35 years, you have heard Paul Rodgers' voice over 200 times... easy! Paul is probably the most famous and well known rock vocalist that a whole lotta people don't know by name.

Get On Up

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.29.2014 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

Warts and all, in fits and starts, finally the Hardest Working Man in Show Business gets his story told.

Christopher Rosen

The 'Get On Up' Moment Mick Jagger Doesn't Want To Talk About

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment

Mick Jagger has been a James Brown fan for actual decades. The Rolling Stones lead singer, who turned 71 on Sunday, has admitted he copied many of Bro...

Great News For Beyonce And Jay Z

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.20.2014 | Entertainment

Just as quickly as the Internet can denounce Beyonce and Jay Z's On the Run Tour as an impending flop, Forbes uses some actual data to refute that cla...

Dog Ears Music: Love a Tree Day -- 'Stay Off the F****n' Flowers' Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 07.16.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist features music from Nada Surf, The Rolling Stones, Radiohead, Tears for Fears, and more.

Steve Tyrell's Nod to "Beautiful" at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Now in his tenth year performing at the Café Carlyle, Steve Tyrell started his set this week wondering why audiences rarely ask for songs by the song...

Dog Ears Music: Arbor Day -- 'Stay Off the F****n' Flowers' Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 06.25.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist features music from Grace Jones, Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Adele, and more.

Albert Maysles: Gimme Some Truth

Alex Simon | Posted 06.10.2014 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

Albert and David Maysles are generally regarded as the fathers of the modern American documentary film. Beginning in the early 1960s, their pioneering work with contemporaries helped launch the 'Direct Cinema' movement.

Billy Valentine's Brit Eyed Soul

Michael Sigman | Posted 06.08.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

Brit Eyed Soul, Billy Valentine's forthcoming album of songs by British rockers inspired by the American soul music of the '50s and '60s, hearkens bac...

Rolling Stones Return To Touring

AP | Posted 04.02.2014 | Entertainment

LONDON (AP) — The Rolling Stones are resuming a world tour after postponing several dates in the wake of the death of L'Wren Scott, girlfriend of si...

Silver Rails and Circus Hero: Conversations With Jack Bruce and Andy Summers

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.26.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"Nobody's coming up with something that's never happened before, not even somebody like Jimi Hendrix. It's all music, it's all influenced by whatever is around you at the time, there's a feeling in the air, these kind of things happen by osmosis, it's a generational thing; that's also very important."

From 'Sunrise' to a Place In The Sun: Chatting With Eric Carmen and Ozomatli's Raul Pacheco

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"What is really certain in this world? We could get bigger than ever or fall apart. But as long as we are a band I know we'll bring it as best we can."

The Rolling Stones Support Mick Jagger Following L'Wren Scott's Death

The Huffington Post | Hilary Miller | Posted 03.20.2014 | Celebrity

The Rolling Stones have been forced to postpone the remainder of their tour of Australia and New Zealand after the death of frontman Mick Jagger's lon...

Mo Foster Authors the History of British Rock Guitar

Tom Semioli | Posted 05.12.2014 | Books
Tom Semioli

From the Baby Boomers who experienced the British Invasion firsthand to the scores of alienated youth who found salvation in the sounds of Robert Smith's Fender Jazzmaster -- some of us owe our lives, for better or worse, to British rock guitar.

I Can't Wait To Teach My Kids About My Favorite Music

Lori Ferraro | Posted 05.07.2014 | Parents
Lori Ferraro

Is it ever too early to put what I consider good music into their little brains? I think not.

The Rolling Stones Rock 'Silver Train' For the First Time In 41 Years

Posted 03.06.2014 | Entertainment

It's always great to hear an unexpected oldie at a concert, and The Rolling Stones provided a major throwback on Tuesday, performing "Silver Train" fo...

Mike Bloomfield: The First Guitar Hero

Binky Philips | Posted 05.03.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

This is not about my first guitar hero. This is about the First Guitar Hero.

Backstage Pass: Two Rolling Stones Reunite in NYC

Bill_Robinson | Posted 03.31.2014 | Entertainment
Bill_Robinson

For four NYC shows over three nights in November, Ron Wood and Mick Taylor performed together and played the Blues of Jimmy Reed. The two guitarists with uniquely different styles, have admirably controlled the lead guitar duties for "The World's Greatest Rock 'N Roll Band" for over 45 years.

Interview: Kenney Jones, Drummer of Small Faces, Faces With Rod Stewart and The Who, Looks Back (and Forward)

Binky Philips | Posted 03.19.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

These two men are undiluted heroes to me, members of one of rock's greatest bands of all time, Small Faces.

19 Artists We'd Love To See During A Las Vegas Residency

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Britney Spears, Cher, Celine Dion, Faith Hill & Tim McGraw, Elton John, Prince, Bette Midler: So begins the roster of performers who've taken up resid...

Happy 70th Birthday, Keith Richards!

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

Happy 70th, Keith Richards! Since the band was founded in 1962, Richards has been rocking as the Rolling Stones' guitarist. He is credited as one o...