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This Week In History: The Song That Trumped "Billie Jean," "Come On Eileen"

The music history books are vast and full of interesting bits of knowledge. “Big” Jay Sorensen gives you a recap of the biggest and most interesting music news from the week; something from the 1960s, ’70s and ’80s… 1,210 more words

Shows

It's Record Store Day!

By Caitlin Kelly

I love this idea – an international celebration of indie record stores.

Record? What, you ask, is a record?

Some of us are old enough to remember 78s and 33s, not just cassettes or 8-tracks (really) or CDs or…downloads. 323 more words

Business

Elton John: "Soul Train's" First White Singer

This week’s news that the legendary TV show Soul Train could be headed to Broadway comes just weeks after Elton John celebrated the 40th anniversary of his Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. 115 more words

Features

ROCKET MAN REIGNS!

HELLO EARTHLINGS,

I am writing from Cloud 9 after spending an evening with the one and only, Sir Elton John at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas! 237 more words

Zen Eyes

#117: Date Night

When my parents
were going out,
the house stank
of perfume and cologne,
aftershave and hairspray,
a suffocating amalgam
of indescribable smells
found nowhere
in nature, 84 more words

Poetry

Rocks In The Attic #321: Billy Joel - ‘An Innocent Man’ (1983)

Pianists are seldom taken seriously in the world of rock ‘n roll. I don’t know what it is, but for some reason, after the likes of Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis ripped up the piano in the 1950s, the instrument has tended to have a hard time. 196 more words

Vinyl

'Super Duper Alice Cooper' Documentary Trailer [Watch]

Alice Cooper has participated in a documentary about his career that’s being billed as a “doc opera.”  Super Duper Alice Cooper premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival with… 84 more words

Music