Golden Earring’s George Kooymans Ill With ALS – He Can No Longer Play

What an amazing guitar player. George Kooymans of Golden Earring very ill with ALS. HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC https://teespring.com/stores/rock-history-music-store?page=1 OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin  Subscribe to this (RockHistoryMusic) Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChUv5CZuAuh08DfHA8klNSA?view_as=subscriber RockHistoryBook -Top 10 […]

Animals Guitarist Hilton Valentine Dead at 77

Who could forget the guitar in “The House Of The Rising Sun”. RIP Hilton Valentine. January 30, 2021 – Imagine, how many young guitarists tried to perfect the opening guitar part to “House of the Rising Sun” by the Animals – that was all Hilton Valentine. He was a highly […]

Legendary Producer Phil Spector Has Died

Phil has left the building. Huge figure in music…troubled man. Legendary Producer Phil Spector Has Died. #PhilSpector #RIPPhilSpector #PhilSpectorDead HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC https://teespring.com/stores/rock-history-music-store?page=1 OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin  Subscribe to this (RockHistoryMusic) […]

Vanilla Fudge Bassist Tim Bogert Dead at 76

Vanilla Fudge Bassist Tim Bogert Dead at 76 His former Vanilla Fudge drummer Carmine Appice, had this to say about Bogert. “Tim was a one of a kind bass player. He inspired many, many bass players worldwide. He was as masterful at shredding as he was holding down a groove, […]

Gerry Marsden of Gerry and the Pacemakers Dead at 78

January 3, 2021 – Gerry And The Pacemakers popular frontman Gerry Marsden has died at the age of 78. The singer shot to fame in the 1960s as the leader of the Merseybeat band when the whole world was watching and listening. Gerry and the Pacemakers had huge hits like […]

Music Legend Leslie West of Mountain Dead At 75

Music Legend Leslie West of Mountain Dead At 75. HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin  Subscribe to this (RockHistoryMusic) Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChUv5CZuAuh08DfHA8klNSA?view_as=subscriber RockHistoryBook -Top 10 Rock & Pop Hit Lists https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDKUUfqq_iuwk63pZEUOTIQ […]

‘Get Together’ The Story Behind The 60s Iconic Classic Via Jesse Colin Young – Youngbloods

‘Get Together’ is one of the most iconic tunes from the 60s and it’s just grown in popularity since then. We chat with Jesse Colin Young who sang it in the Youngbloods. Pre-order Jesse’s new album here https://jessecolinyoung.lnk.to/HighwayTroubadour Check out Jesse Colin Young’s YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChZhtflQ7FFxTVbatcKmAOA #GetTogether #JesseColinYoung #Youngbloods HELP […]

The Story Behind “Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress” from Hollies Drummer Bobby Elliott

In this one Hollies Drummer, Bobby Elliott talks about a few of their early hits and their 1972 hit “Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress.” Check out the Billy Elliott book at the Hollies site https://www.theholliesofficial.com HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC OUR […]

Interview: Hollies Drummer Bobby Elliott Talks The Beatle, George Martin, Elton & More

September 10, 2020 – Part one of our interview with Hollies drummer Bobby Elliott. In this one, he talks about their producer Ron Richards, what the Hollies would have sounded like with George Martin behind the board, Working with Elton & more. Check out Bobby’s new book & the Hollies […]