| Jan 16, 2012
If there's such a sound as "authentic" Chicago blues, there's one player, one man, one artist who still delivers that musical genre like no one else. Buddy Guy is now the nation's most influential blues guitarist. He's won six Grammys, he's in the Rock...
| Jan 19, 2012
Pioneering rhythm-and-blues singer, songwriter, drummer, bandleader and disc jockey Johnny Otis made the kind of conscious life choice early on that few people have the inclination, or circumstance, to carry out.
Born white, the son of Greek immigrant...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:01 PM
You might not recognize their names. But if you're a fan of "Malcolm in the Middle," "The Simple Life," "Dateline NBC," MTV's "Road Rules" and "Real World," you probably recognize their music.
After all, their work has been featured on some of the top...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:38 AM
Eleven years ago, Eric Clapton bought three paintings by Gerhard Richter for a total price of $3.4 million. Now he's selling just one of them. It's expected to fetch up to $19 million. Nice return on an investment. Read the Reuters story here.
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:23 AM
Next year, Eric Clapton will be celebrating his 50th year in music in a way fitting of a man once known as God. In a post on his official website, the multiple Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee announced he will release an all-new studio album in...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:05 AM
The ’70s was the era of the Big Family Band. Joe Cocker’s Mad Dogs and Englishmen toured with more than 30 musicians. The Grateful Dead, the Allman Brothers, Delaney and Bonnie and Friends (with Eric Clapton), Santana, the Mothers of...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Here are this weeks Mixtape winners!
1.) Billy Joel- My Life
2.) Jim Croce- LeRoy Brown
3.) Elton John- The Bitch is Back
4.) Chicago- Saturday in the Park
5.) Paul Simon- You Can Call Me AL
2.) Steve Romero1.)...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 12:20 AM
Some say there’s nothing between Ocotillo and El Centro aside from agricultural fields, but that thought overlooks a manmade oasis called Imperial Lakes.
“A lot of people don’t know we are here and people tend to disregard there is a...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:00 PM
John Mayall has a knack for finding talented bandmates. Possibly the best knack of all time. For his Bluesbreakers, he once recruited Eric Clapton to play guitar. And Mick Fleetwood. And Mick Taylor. His newest find is a guy named Rocky Athas. Tickets are...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 11:14 AM
2 stars (out of 4)
On his first album since 2007, “Kisses on the Bottom” (Hear Music), Paul McCartney tosses his dinner jacket over his shoulder and takes a casual stroll down Tin Pan Alley, revisiting songs his father used to play on the...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:59 AM
BELLEFONTE, Pa. -- When all was said and done, Jerry and Dottie Sandusky did not ask the judge for mercy.
They did not try to extol Jerry's virtues, list good deeds or express regret. Instead, they depicted the boys he sexually assaulted as ungrateful...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 3:47 PM
No. 6 Tigers: 25th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Diamondbacks.
This not just in: Justin Verlander is a stud.
He makes an in-his-prime Richard Gere look like Don Knotts. If he was a guitarist, Eric Clapton would never go on stage...