Category: Rock ‘n Roll News

Moody Blues rocker Ray Thomas dies before Hall of Fame induction ceremony

(from Fox News) Ray Thomas, a founding member of British rock group The Moody Blues, has died at 76, months before the band is due to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His music label, Esoteric...

/ January 7, 2018

Sexually Inappropriate Songs Thru The Years

by Pat Matthews I was trying to come up with a more interesting title to this piece….to no avail. So, I think I’m going to run with the one I have. Hopefully, I have your attention by now. I received...

/ November 20, 2017

Ringo Starr Remembers His ‘Good Friend’ Tom Petty, Talks New Album

from Billboard Magazine 10/14/2017 by Gary Graff Last week’s music world tragedies were a double whammy for Ringo Starr. Rock’s leading proponent of “peace and love” had advanced book to Las Vegas for Oct. 2, the day after the Route 91...

/ October 18, 2017

‘We were just knocking about in the park. Then the Beatles turned up’

In July 1968, the well-known war photographer Don McCullin was commissioned to photograph the Beatles in different locations around London, for a session known as the Mad Day Out. It was for Life magazine. I think they moved around a lot...

/ September 15, 2017

This is why Brian Epstein Billboards are appearing Around the City

Posters and signs dedicated to the late Beatles manager are being spotted across Liverpool by Ellen Kirwin The Liverpool Echo dpc_watchdog_violation windows 10   If you have been out and about in the city today you may have noticed to...

/ May 24, 2017

Unseen Footage of The Beatles during filming of Help! Emerges After 50 years

from The Guardian 5/12/17   Filmed by late actor Leo McKern, who starred in the film, the clip shows the Fab Four messing around between takes during filming in Austrian Alps A still from the newly discovered footage of the...

/ May 12, 2017