One of the biggest surprises around the release of 2014's Guardians of the Galaxy (besides it totally owning the box office) is the success of its classic rock-heavy soundtrack affectionately called Awesome Mix Vol. 1.
Legendary producer Sir George Martin would’ve turned 91 today (January 3), and while he is best known for his work with The Beatles, Martin worked with countless other artists in his incredible career. Here’s a five non-Beatles track sampling of from his astounding career.
Daryl Hall celebrates his birthday today (October 11th), and in addition to his continued touring with John Oates, he also hosts the show Live From Daryl’s House, which features live performances of Hall with a variety of guests.
Just out is "Greetings From Bunezuela!," the first solo album from exiled Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos. The set features power pop and garage rock covers played by Carlos and a variety of guests, including Hanson, Soul Asylum's Dave Pirner, Guided By Voices' Robert Pollard and more. Carlos tells us that the project is…
For a lot of people, especially fans, Cheap Trick's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is well overdue. So was its nomination; the group has been eligible since 2002, but this year marked the first time they were nominated.