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On October 21 Sandy West of The Runaways passed away...

On October 21, 2006, Sandy West passed away. 

Sandy West is best known for being the drummer, as well as one of the founding members of The Runaways. 197 more words


Band Practice

She is counting down the minutes, watching the clock, longing for the bell to ring and signal the end of another school day. The hour where schoolbooks are left in the locker, a guitar is placed firmly in her hands and band practice begins. 112 more words


A Brief History of The Quick

Power pop has never been one of the more exalted musical genres, but there was a brief period during which it was possible to put a cool face on it. 2,593 more words


Gram Parsons End At Joshua Tree, No Nukes, Simon And Garfunkel Play To Half-Million At Central Park: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Creedence Clearwater Revival were at their peak today in 1969. Their album Green River was at number one on the U.S. album charts, and the song… 507 more words


The Runaways

Spoon answered the door.  His face fell.

“I knew this time would come,” he said flatly.

Lady Ladle held out her arms.  “You don’t have a hug for your mother?   355 more words

William Stafford

Weekly Playlist: Best of CBGB

At this point I’m fairly certain that anyone who has ever read my blog knows just how much I adore the mid-seventies New York City music scene, especially CBGB. 338 more words