Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody Officially the Biggest Music Biopic EVER & That New Tour

Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody Officially the Biggest Music Biopic EVER & That New Tour As expected the movie broke the record just a few days ago making it the highest grossing music biopic ever. After five weeks of release Bohemian Rhapsody made another 8.1 million and coming in at #5 at […]

Actor Ken Berry of F Troop, Mayberry RFD, & Mama’s Family Dead at 85

Ken Berry of F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama’s Family Dead at 85 (November 3, 1933 – December 1, 2018) The multi-talented actor died yesterday. His ex-wife Jackie Joseph-Lawrence posted the news on Facebook Berry played many very likeable characters. He could act, sing and dance. Before playing Captain Parmenter on […]

Radio Station Stops Playing “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Over Lyrics In #MeToo World

Radio Station Stops Playing “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Over Lyrics In #MeToo World Is The song too racy for 2018? One Radio station thinks so. Star 102 in Cleveland It’s a tune that’s been around since the 1940’s but time have certainly changed. Star 102 in Cleveland pulled the tune […]

Bobby Rydell On Hearing his First Hit “Kissin’ Time” on the Radio (Interview #5)

CHECK OUT THE VIDEO HERE https://youtu.be/AKS0oV4DUBI (Interview Clip #5) Bobby Rydell On Hearing his First Hit “Kissin’ Time” on the Radio He was only 17 when he had his first hit with “Kissin’ Time’ in 1959. He would go on to have 19 Top 40 hits including “Wild One” from 1960, […]

Henry Gross Schools Us On Comedy (Interview #4)

Henry Gross Schools Us On Comedy (Interview #4) I first asked Henry Gross for an interview almost two years ago. He sang one of my favorite ballads from the seventies, “Shannon.” I like the song so much I wanted to name my first born Shannon. When I met my second […]

Three Philly Teen Idols and Great Friends – Bobby Rydell, Frankie Avalon & Fabian (Interview #3)

https://youtu.be/xSQ3nfqtWQ4   (interview #3) Three Philly Teen Idols and Great Friends – Bobby Rydell, Frankie Avalon & Fabian Between these three Philadelphia boys there were 37 hits on the US Top 40 charts. Fabian with seven, Frankie Avalon with eleven and Bobby Rydell at 19. There must have been something […]

Elliott Murphy Discovered a Kindred Spirit In Bruce Springsteen – INTERVIEW #5

The music business is filled with fair weather friends. Sure, you can say someone is your pal but it doesn’t mean it’s true. Singer/songwriter Elliott Murphy goes way back with two other east-coasters Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen and finds great value in their friendship. On this clip Murphy talks […]

INTERVIEW – Jonathan Cain On Prince Borrowing From ‘Faithfully’ For ‘Purple Rain’

INERVIEW CLIP #11 – That Time That Prince Might Have Borrowed Too Much From Faithfully The tune Faithfully has made the rounds, Bryan Adams once said that there was a tip of the hat for his tune ‘Heaven’ to ‘Faithfully.’ and One Direction did the same but of course then […]

Blues Brothers Guitarist Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy Dead at 88

Blues Brothers Guitarist Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy Dead at 88 An incredible blues guitarist that mainstream audiences first got to know when he played fictionalized version of himself in the 1980 Blues Brothers film playing opposite Aretha Franklin. Remember that famous scene where Aretha warns him about going on the road […]

INTERVIEW: Elliott Murphy Plays His Music On His Own Terms

INTERVIEW CLIP #1 Elliott Murphy Embraces Music On His Own Terms In the seventies I had a friend who introduced me to Elliott Murphy. I remember he said, “You should really get to know this guy…he’s the next big thing. He’s been compared to Bob Dylan” The album he lent […]