On February 3rd, 1959 — the Day the Music Died — musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa.
Mariah Carey’s former live-in helper Simonette Da Costa has filed a lawsuit against the singer saying she was forced to work 100 hour weeks while being refused overtime pay, breaks, meals and sleep.
It boggles the mind how Tommy James and the Shondells consistently get overlooked by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ~Dan Taylor
“Somebody will come back to me after the show and say, ‘Ok Smoke, where’s the party?’ I just had the party!”
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A burglar managed to break into actress Susan Sarandon’s apartment Saturday night, police said.
This week I’m spinning hits from Ray Parker Jr. and Major Harris, but I’m going to focus on “Diamond Girl” from Seals and Crofts.
Ron Howard will direct a documentary on The Beatles — the first theatrical film featuring the band in over 40 years — focusing on the Fab Four’s live performances.
While Outkast is currently reunited for a globe-spanning festival tour, band member Andre 3000 (AKA Andre Benjamin) is getting added exposure thanks to the release of the first trailer from upcoming feature film, Jimi: All is By My Side, a biopic starring the rapper in the titular role of Jimi Hendrix.
The rent is too damn high. And because of that, Fifth Avenue Record and Tape Center in Park Slope, Brooklyn will be closing its doors for good.