Now & Then
In case you didn't know, I love the Beatles...Now and Then was part of two cassettes of material Yoko Ono gave Paul McCartney many years after John Lennon’s death. Of course, George Harrison is no longer with us, having passed away in 2001, but in the mid-90s, the three remaining Beatles took two songs John wrote and released them as Beatles tunes. They were Real Love and Free as a Bird, which I...
A Fender guitar that Jimi Hendrix scorched in 1967 has been sold at auction to a 51-year-old American collector for just under $500,000.
Picture of the Day and B'days for Dec. 8
Today is Monday, Dec. 8, the 343rd day of 2008. On this day in 1980, John Lennon was shot to death by a deranged fan. Birthdays include actresses Terri Hatcher who turns 44 and Kim Basinger who turns 55.
For more than 40 years, rock photographer Bob Gruen has had an all-access pass to some of the greatest stars and moments in music history.
A Five-Minute Masterpiece
Brian Olsen is as much a work of art as his pop culture portraits. He's a blur of brushes, hands, color and energy. His mentor's untimely death sent Brian on a profound journey to inspire others to find outlets for creativity and self-expression.
So the Beatles are Finally on iTunes ...
Anyone else underwhelmed by this news today? Personally, I already own every Beatles CD, anthology and most of Paul and John's solo works. I've already loaded them onto to my computer so that I can listen to them through iTunes or my iPod.
So maybe this is big news for the casual fan who already doesn't own everything.
What do you think? Will you be snapping up any Fab Four downloads? Is this...
Micky Dolenz says he struggled for years to make people realize that the Monkees were real musicians. These days, he's letting his new music do the talking.
His Camera Documented History of Rock
Bob Gruen is arguably the greatest rock photographer of all time. Over the past 40 years his subjects have included Bruce Springstein, Madonna. Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stones, Elvis, John Lennon.