Bryan Adams – Still Rockin’ and Reckless (Interview)

Bryan Adams – Still Rockin’ and Reckless (Interview)

2014 marks a milestone in Bryan Adams’ illustrious career, the 30th anniversary of Reckless, the multi-platinum 12 million plus selling smash that catapulted the Canadian rocker into a global superstar on the heels of five radio-ready, perfectly crafted pop rock miniatures—Run to You, Summer of ’69, Heaven, Somebody and It’s Only Love, their million dollar hooks […]

Top 11 Worst & Weirdest #1 Hits

Top 11 Worst & Weirdest #1 Hits

Some were woeful, some were wacky but all inexplicably sold millions of records and topped the charts. You’ve labored for years to dislodge these tunes from your memory, so be warned: Our Top 11 Worst and Weirdest No. 1 Hits will soon be bouncing around your brainpan once again. 11. Ebony and Ivory by Paul […]

Not Living in the Past

Not Living in the Past

I was going to review the new Ian Anderson album.  Not exactly review; more of a think piece.  I was a big fan of Jethro Tull‘s, particularly in the early days.  My brother and I saw them at Devonshire Downs, which was a San Fernando Valley version of Woodstock in ’69.  In three days and […]

Creedence Clearwater Revival Vinyl Reissues Announced – ‘Cosmo’s Factory’, ‘Bayou Country’ Due in January (Pre-Order)

Creedence Clearwater Revival Vinyl Reissues Announced – ‘Cosmo’s Factory’, ‘Bayou Country’ Due in January (Pre-Order)

Fantasy Records will help celebrate the 45th anniversary of Creedence Clearwater Revival‘s breakthrough years of 1969-1970 with some vinyl reissues. First up are Cosmo’s Factory and Bayou Country, which will both be released on January 14. Bayou Country was the first of three albums released in 1969, and featured Proud Mary and Born on the […]

Six-CD Creedence Clearwater Revival Box Set Announced, Out 11/11

Six-CD Creedence Clearwater Revival Box Set Announced, Out 11/11

On November 11th, Concord Music will release Creedence Clearwater Revival: Boxed Set, a six-disc, 121-track collection of CCR’s studio output from between 1967-1972. Included in the set is all seven studio albums (Creedence Clearwater Revival, Bayou Country, Green River, Willy and the Poor Boys, Cosmo’s Factory, Pendulum, and Mardi Gras), as well as all of their classic […]