Dusty in the wind

Dusty in the wind

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On what would have been Dusty Springfield's 82d birthday, we figured it was a perfect occasion to talk about one of the greatest if most surprising proponents of Soul music...

16 April 2021

No Cheap Trick

No Cheap Trick

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On the day legendary Rock band Cheap Trick release their 20th studio album, it seemed fitting to revisit their cult 1978 live performance at Tokyo's Budokan...

9 April 2021

I (still) want to break free

I (still) want to break free

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Today, we celebrate one of the most acclaimed — and controversial — songs from legendary British Rock band Queen, the now classic "I want to break free"...

2 April 2021

Lady Diana

Lady Diana

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No, not this one, the other one. Perhaps the even greater one: that is Diana Ross we're talking about here... and she turns 77 today!

26 March 2021

Always Bob Dylan

Always Bob Dylan

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Today marks the 59th release anniversary of one of music history's most important records — although largely unnoticed then: Bob Dylan's eponymous debut...

19 March 2021

The fifth Beatle

The fifth Beatle

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At a time when music production evolves towards online marketplaces, we figured it would be interesting to take a moment and remember how the most important producer in modern music history did his thing...

5 March 2021

Still hurting

Still hurting

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In honor of Johnny Cash's birthday, we figured we'd revisit one of the more telling stories of the legend's later life...

26 February 2021

Pet sound echoes

Pet sound echoes

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As we hear the Beach Boys have joined other major artists in selling their catalog, now feels like a good time to remember the making of one of the most important albums in music history...

19 February 2021

Le freak c'est Chick

Le freak c'est Chick

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Legendary Jazz pianist Chick Corea passed away a few days ago. With him gone, a chapter of contemporary music closes...

12 February 2021

The day the music (almost) died

The day the music (almost) died

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2 days ago, we celebrated the 62d anniversary of the day the music died. Well, almost. Here is what happened, for those who were not around...

5 February 2021

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