3 days ago | Books
Love Becomes a Funeral Pyre By Mick Wall Chicago Review Press, 416 pp., $28.95 Does the world really need another book on the Doors? With a groaning shelf of them already written by music journos, managers and executives, friends, lovers...
4 days ago | Books
Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music By John Fogerty Little, Brown; 416 pp.; $30 As the lead singer and guitarist for Creedence Clearwater Revival, John Fogerty was hit-writing machine in the late 1960s and early ‘70s. But anybody going to a Foge...
12 days ago | Classic Rock Corner
Hall and Oates, Mutlu Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion September 26, 2015 In the brilliant viral Web series “Yacht Rock” – which fictitiously imagines the lives and interactions of the Super Soft Rockers of the seventies – “Hall and Oates” are...
15 days ago | Classic Rock Corner
As one of the of the biggest hits of their career, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons had every right to be stoked about the success of their single “December 1963 (Oh, What a Night).” The uptempo, compellingly danceable tune hit No. 1 on the...
16 days ago | Classic Rock Corner
In the revolving door-lineups of classic-rock bands over the years, the lead singer is usually the most difficult to replace. His or her look and sound are often the most distinctive, and locked in the collective audience memory. For the Atlanta R...
22 days ago | Concerts
Carmel, California (officially “Carmel-by-the-Sea”) on the Golden State’s Monterey Peninsula is best known by some for its beautiful scenery, others for its literary legacy, and still more as the tony town where Clint Eastwood served as mayor for ...