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Ted Shaw's Artbeat: Kerr returns, Rocca rocks and more

Rocca rocks again for cancer

Johnny Rocca had quite a scare himself last year when it came time for the third annual Healing to the Beat concert. 426 more words


Mitch Ryder, Chicago, Doobies, ELO, Cheap Trick: Still Ignored By The Rock Hall

With tomorrow night’s Rock and Roll hall of Fame induction ceremonies taking place in Cleveland, I can’t help but reminded of those deserving artists who have yet to make the cut.   787 more words


The Mitch Ryder Show : Courtesy of George Shuba

In late 1966, Mitch Ryder broke with the Detroit Wheels and formed a 10-piece back-up band in the style of Wilson Pickett and others. This band, which included 5 musicians from working Baltimore bands, toured behind Mitch’s hit record, “Sock It To Me Baby” under the name emblazoned on the tour bus: “The Mitch Ryder Show.” 586 more words


Get up, Raise Your Hand, It's Mitch Ryder's Birthday

Mitch Ryder was a funky motherfucker, ain’t no two ways about it. Seriously, if all you know about Mitch Ryder is Devil With A Blue Dress On, do yourself a favor and dig deeper. 89 more words


Classic Rock Almanac February 26, 2015


2006-U-2 singer Bono is nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for the second time.

2004-Ronnie Wood joins his former Faces bandmate Rod Stewart at New York’s Madison Square Garden, playing on “Stay With Me.” 486 more words


Mitch Ryder - no stars, just heroes

“There are no STARS on the stage this evening” announced Mitch Ryder as he wiped sweat from his forehead with a bright white towel mid-set at the Harmonie on Sunday night, before adding: … 978 more words