This year’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction class features a group of artists who are (mostly) well-known to anyone with a passing familiarity with the last few decades of popular music : Rush, Heart, Public Enemy, Randy Newman and Donna Summer.
Over the weekend, ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons revisited his youth by reuniting with his pre-ZZ band, The Moving Sidewalks, for their first concert in 44 years at New York’s B.B. King’s.
“Remember the good times and how it used to be?” Billy Gibbons growled those lyrics on stage Saturday night (March 30) for the first time in decades. And it was on a stage that is a bit smaller than the ones he usually performs on with ZZ Top.
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we take a look at ZZ Top’s 1983 classic Eliminator, which turned 30 last week.
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.
As a member of the Eagles, Joe Walsh is part of one of the most influential forces in the cross-pollination of country, rock and pop. He takes that combination a step further with the premiere of his CMT “Crossroads” episode this Saturday.
One early, and lesser hyped, highlight of Saturday night’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony came with the posthumous induction of blues legend Freddie King. ZZ Top‘s Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill took […]
Photos: Texas Rockers ZZ Top Live…view gallery Even though Lollapalooza took over Chicago for the weekend, there was another concert taking place Sunday night just twenty minutes away. Legendary rockers [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]ZZ Top[/lastfm], “the little […]