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Jimmy Webb on Johnny Lennon

By jackallday|2018-02-05T18:26:33+00:00April 20th, 2017|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: george martin, Glen Campbell, Harry Nilsson, Jimmy Webb|

(Online) FROM ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE // Jimmy Webb was arguably the most successful mainstream songwriter alive during the late Sixties and early Seventies, churning out sweeping, richly orchestrated hits for Glen Campbell, Barbra Streisand and Frank Sinatra, among others. Yet while that success made him famous, it also saddled him with a "middle road" reputation that [...]

Paul McCartney Explains How the Beatles Wouldn’t Exist Without Chuck Berry

By jackallday|2017-03-21T10:04:19+00:00March 21st, 2017|Categories: Paul McCartney, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Chuck Berry, John Lennon. Paul McCartney, Johnny b.Goode, legend, Sweet Little Sixteen, The Beatles|

BY MATT MILLER MAR 21, 2017  In early 1958, Chuck Berry released "Sweet Little Sixteen," a song that would change the course of music history. It ignited the urge to celebrate rock and roll in kids throughout America, but it also traveled the world and influenced four boys in Liverpool during their defining years. "From the first [...]

The 10 Most Uplifting Songs in the World, According to Science By Chris Matyszczyk

By jackallday|2017-01-04T13:59:37+00:00January 4th, 2017|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Abba, Billy Joel, Bon Jovi, Cyndi Lauper, Good Vibrations, Queen, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, The Monkees, Walking on Sunshine|

No, there are no Beatles songs. But Billy Joel is there. You want uplift? You want downlift? Billy is always there for you. CREDIT: Getty Images Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.  You're a user, aren't you? You use it to make you feel better. And [...]

Allan Williams, set up Beatles’ early gigs, dies at 86

By jackallday|2018-02-05T16:34:21+00:00January 2nd, 2017|Categories: Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: 1958, Allan Williams, Hamburg, Jacaranda, Liverpool, manager, Paul McCartney, The Beatles|

Allan Williams, a fixture on the Liverpool music scene who gave the Beatles a place to practice and helped them get early gigs, has died. He was 86. Graham Stanley, manager of the Jacaranda club that Williams used to own, said Saturday that Williams died Friday night. He did not have further details. Williams, who opened the Jacaranda in 1958 in [...]

The Bridge Between the Brill Building & The Beatles Passes Away

By jackallday|2016-10-24T14:56:28+00:00October 24th, 2016|Categories: Beatles Music, Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Alzheimers, Bob Dylan, Bobby Vee, Brill Building, Buddy holly, George Harrison, The Beatles, The Big Bopper, The Crickets. the Shadows|

by Pat Matthews More sad news in the music world to report today. Bobby Vee, a teen idol of the 1960s, who The Beatles covered in their early days, has died. He was 73. The always smiling pop singer whose career was born when he took a Midwestern stage as a teenager to fill in after [...]

Brian Wilson on the Influence of the Beatles and Rolling Stones

By jackallday|2016-10-11T11:50:23+00:00October 11th, 2016|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, California Girls, Carnie Wilson, Dr. Landy, George Harrison, God Only Knows, Good Vibrations, Greek Theater, I am Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Paul McCartney, Paul Simon, Pet Sounds, Rubber Soul, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones|

Brian Wilson releases his long-awaited memoir, I Am Brian Wilson. In this excerpt, he discusses the influence of two of the Beach Boys’ only true rivals in the ’60s: the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. And also, how bandmate/rival Mike Love helped him to finish “Good Vibrations.”  The one that really got me was Rubber Soul, which came [...]

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