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Breathtaking Cover Of Joni Mitchell’s “Woodstock” by Johanna Sillanpass #AmazingCover

Johanna’s website Follow Johanna on Facebook… John Beaudin has been in major market radio (Edmonton, Vancouver & Calgary) for 33 years and a music journalist since 1989. He graduated from Broadcasting school as a news man so he would have the skills to write about the artists that inspired him since he bought his first album, “Madman Across The Water” by Elton John as a teen. In the 80’s Beaudin was the host of the syndicated radio show “The Cross Canada Report” which had two version (Rock and A/C). Beaudin was also asked to be a judge...

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Bobby Kimball On The Many Roads Before and After Toto & His New CD

It’s been a big week for former Toto singer Bobby Kimball with the release of his brand new album “Where Not In Kansas Anymore.” A tip of the hat to his old band and a move to slightly different territory even though it’s sounds very much like Toto in spots. The new project is project is co-written by Kimball and John Zaika who also produced the album. The first “Too Far Behind” is an amalgamation of Blues, Rock, Pop and that thunder that gets us speeding tickets. Another favorite is “Hey, It’s Me” demonstrates that the Bobby Kimball story...

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Prog Rock Fusion Icon Allan Holdsworth Dead At 70 – Tribute & Story

He was one of the most innovative, technically, original guitarist who ever lived. His daughter Louise released the following statement on Facebook: “It is with heavy hearts that we notify everyone of the passing of our beloved father. We would appreciate privacy and time while we grieve the loss of our dad, grandad, friend and musical genius. We will update close friends and family when service arrangements have been made and will notify the public of an open memorial service, which all would be welcome. We are undeniably still in shock with his unexpected death and cannot begin to...

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Big Trouble In Heart After Ann’s Husband Sentenced For Choking Nancy’s Kids

There is trouble in every family but right now it’s more like “The Shining” than the Copacabana. Arguing is one thing but hitting someone creates a darker story. The husband of Seattle rock band Heart’s Ann Wilson was handed a suspended sentence today for choking Nancy’s twin boys who were 16 at the time. Dean Wetter, 66 received a suspended sentence of 364 days in jail, which means no jail time. His plea agreement includes restitution, two years of probation, he need to go to counseling and have no contact with his nephews. The whole thing went down in...

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Steve Hackett Shares The Odds Of Getting A Call For A Genesis Reunion

The guitarist knows that’s what the fans want. Getting him and Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel, Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford on the road together again or even better also in the studio. So what does Hackett think? In 1979 I was 19 and very hungry for anything Genesis. In May Hackett released his superb 3rd album “Spectral Mornings.” It came out 5 months before Tony Banks’ first solo project “A Curious Feeling,” (Oct 1979) ten months before “Smallcreeps Day”(Feb 1980) Mike Rutherfords first. Phil Collins would not release his debut “Face Value” until Feb. 1981 and Gabriel was working on...

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