Kim Mitchell The Story Behind The Hit “Patio Lanterns” Rock History Canada

We’ve been almost too busy with new interviews to get everything out from last year. Here Kim Mitchell talks about his big hit “Patio Lanterns.” Got to Kim’s website http://kimmitchell.ca 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 […]

The Top Christmas Albums of the 1960s – The Classic Years!

December 21, 2020 – Another great piece by Jason Klose​, head writer of “Rock History Book”..we put this one on our sister channel “Nail Sheet.” Ther Classic Years of Christmas music. The Best-Selling Christmas Albums of the ‘60s 1961 – Holiday Sing Along with Mitch, by Mitch Miller & the […]

The Best-Selling Christmas Albums of the ‘50s

Best-Selling Christmas Albums of the ‘50s – by Jason Klose 1950 – Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby Originally released in 1945 on Decca Records, the compilation album Merry Christmas by Bing Crosby was the best-selling Christmas album for six consecutive years (1945-50). The album includes Crosby’s signature song “White Christmas,” […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Eagles’ “Hotel California” Album

December 8, 2020 – We are doing a live broadcast to chat about John Lennon later today but let’s not forget the 44th birthday of this classic album. Jason Klose​, who is the head writer of our sister channel “Rock History Book” wrote this excellent look back at the album. […]

‘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 […]

That Interview with Jon Anderson – Prog/Rock Legend + John Beaudin

This is something we are going to start doing on our sister channel “Rock History Book”…the entire Jon Anderson Interview…all 90 minutes. Please my YES peeps please share in the appropriate groups…THANKS 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/ […]

Simon Phillips Was Not a Fan of Mike Oldfield’s ‘Moonlight Shadow’ & We Talk Bruce Hornsby

Simon Phillips talks about producing Mike Oldfield and we get into a Love-in around Bruce Hornsby in this clip. He also talks about the book he’s working on. I talk to a lot of musicians and most of the real top-notch players have a deep love for Bruce Hornsby. Unlike […]

‘Good Time Charlie’s Got the Blues’ Danny O’Keefe Looks Back

I was 12 when this song reached #9 on the Billboard charts. Since then it’s been recorded hundreds of times by other artists. Danny O’Keefe talks about writing, ‘Good Time Charlie’s Got the Blues.’ Pick up Danny’s new album at his website https://www.dannyokeefe.com HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR […]

Interview – Kim Mitchell Talks “Go For Soda” & Other Fan Questions

Fan questions with Kim Mitchell. Check out Kim Mitchell’s site http://kimmitchell.ca 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 […]

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 […]