Top 11 Los Angeles Songs

Top 11 Los Angeles Songs

I don’t want to live in a city where the only cultural advantage is that you can make a right turn on a red light. – Woody Allen Despite its earthquakes, traffic, smog and pretentiousness, Los Angeles has inspired great tunes like those on our list of Top 11 L.A. Songs. Know any more? Take […]

Top 11 Gambling Songs

Top 11 Gambling Songs

“Part of the $10 million I spent on gambling, part on booze and part on women. The rest I spent foolishly.” – George Raft Established rock acts today often appear at casinos, where musicians like Elton John, Kiss and Guns N’ Roses have played residencies. So enjoy our Top 11 Gambling Songs – but please, […]

Report: Glenn Frey of the Eagles Has Died at 67

Report: Glenn Frey of the Eagles Has Died at 67

Sad news for this Monday via TMZ: Glenn Frey of the Eagles has reportedly passed away at the age of 67. The TMZ report cites Frey’s recent battle with ‘intestinal issues’ as being responsible for his death. The Eagles confirmed Frey’s passing with a post on Facebook: Frey’s Eagles band mate Don Henley posted his […]

Top 11 Car Songs

Top 11 Car Songs

September marks the start of the new car season. It’s that time when your dreams of a flashy red convertible lie crushed as you drive off in a new (and significantly safer and more practical) minivan. At least rockers don’t have to worry about fuel efficiency, cargo capacity and child safety seats. They’ve produced our […]

A Peaceful, Easy Chat with Singer/Songwriter Jack Tempchin

A Peaceful, Easy Chat with Singer/Songwriter Jack Tempchin

His name may not be familiar to most music fans but over the past for decades the extraordinary body of work by singer/songwriter Jack Tempchin has served as the musical soundtrack for millions of listeners around the globe. His C.V. is impressive, notching covers by the likes of Eagles, Emmylou Harris, Glen Campbell, Johnny Rivers […]

Love Him Two Times: Robby Krieger of the Doors (The Interview)

Love Him Two Times: Robby Krieger of the Doors (The Interview)

As songwriter and guitarist for the Doors, Robby Krieger earned his rightful place in rock and roll history. Penning such timeless hits as Light my Fire, Touch Me, Love Me Two Times, and Love Her Madly, Krieger’s free-form jazz-flamenco inflected licks fueled the Dionysian darkness of the Doors’ musical milieu and helped transform the fledgling local […]