Newly published is Hipgnosis Portraits, by longtime Pink Floyd collaborator and video director Aubrey “Po” Powell. Powell and his late partner Storm Thorgerson, conceived and created legendary and timeless album and singles covers for Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Peter Gabriel, Paul McCartney & Wings, Yes, the Scorpions, AC/DC, Peter Frampton, Black Sabbath, Styx, 10cc, and countless others.Robert Plant supplies the book’s forward.
A music teacher in a galaxy far, far away (or in California) has created perhaps the most incredible Christmas light display on his house.
Van Morrison will release his upcoming album on RCA Records. The deal announced this morning (Wednesday) covers the still-untitled disc, which the legendary Irish rocker expects to go on sale early in 2015. Other details weren’t available.
Peter Frampton has posted a Christmas greeting and a performance of “O Holy Night” on his website, Frampton.com. In his message he reflects on getting his first guitar and hopes that all his fans “get […]
Whatever happened to the motto of the season being “peace on earth and good will to men?”
As some of you may know, I played football for Central Michigan University in the 70’s. I’m so proud of the progress that football program has made in recent decades.
Today (December 8th) marks the 34th anniversary of John Lennon’s death. As is the custom every year, several hundred fans are expected to stand vigil for Lennon across the street from the Dakota building in Central Park’s Strawberry Fields. The triangular patch of land was designated by the city of New York in 1984 to celebrate the former Beatle’s life and work.
The WOMC Christmas Concert featuring Mannheim Steamroller is Sunday night at Detroit’s legendary Fox Theater. It’s the 30th anniversary of “Chip Davis’ Mannheim Christmas”. Behind the drums Sunday you’ll find fellow Detroiter Tom Sharpe.
A fan-produced video of Tommy James and the Shondells’ reunion single “I Love Christmas” is now posted on Tommy’s website.
Coming on December 8th, will be Paul McCartney’s new single, called, “Hope For The Future.” The tune, which was written four the recently released video game Destiny, has until now has been exclusively available within the Halo game itself.