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All hail the American Folk Blues Festival
A couple of weeks ago, we talked about Blues pioneer Robert Johnson and his astounding long term impact on music. Today, we will see how.
11 June 2021
Still born in the U.S.A.
Bruce Springsteen's classic Born in the U.S.A. turns 37 today. And, somewhat unfortunately, it is still quite timely...
4 June 2021
Kanye before Kanye
As the first sounds from DMX's posthumous "Exodus" are being released, we took it as a pretext to talk about one of the album's contributors' beginnings, a certain Kanye West...
28 May 2021
More than OK Computer
Today marks the 24th anniversary of Radiohead's landmark third studio album, OK Computer. And here a few reasons why it actually is a landmark...
21 May 2021
Crossing the Delta
In honor of the Black Keys releasing their Blues cover album Delta Kream today, we figured it would be as good a time as any to talk about Blues' greatest myth: Mr. Robert Johnson...
14 May 2021
Paint it red
On the day we celebrate the release of the Rolling Stones' classic "Paint It Black", let us revisit one of the most infamous episodes in the band's storied existence...
7 May 2021
Allen has no end
Today marks the first anniversary of Tony Allen's passing. Today marks the first anniversary of a great man's passing...
30 April 2021
Too Old to Rock 'n' Roll, Still Too Young to Die...
Today celebrates the 45th anniversary of Jethro Tull's ninth studio album release, their last concept album, and one of Rock history's greatest moments...
23 April 2021
Dusty in the wind
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