KILLER COVER: BON IVER COVERS BONNIE RAITT I featured this cover in a prior blog entry, but Bon Iver does a heartbreaking cover of Bonnie Raitt’s classic “I Can’t Make You Love Me”. Chills. MUSIC INSTA-BABE: VICTORIA JUSTICE Victoria Dawn Justice (born February 19, 1993) is a singer-songwriter who actually got her start in the entertainment industry withContinue reading “Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 7/25/14 [MUSIC NEWS]”
MUSIC INSTA-BABE: JoJo Though her music career had been embroiled in contractual battles with her prior label, fresh off performing at South by Southwest and having inked a new deal with Atlantic Records earlier this year, it sounds as if JoJo’s music career is about to get some much needed major label support. I’ve always enjoyedContinue reading “Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 6/20/14 [NEWS]”
On January 15th, 1929, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was born. He was an American pastor, activist and humanitarian who helped advance the case of civil rights for all. I thought I would share with you a couple of my favorite songs that pay tribute to, or was inspired by, Dr. King. I hope you enjoy.Continue reading “Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Though Song”
Earlier this week, I attended the memorial service for a neighbor of mine. Her husband had emailed me a little over two weeks ago about the service, and I was shocked at the news. Although I do not live in the same condominium complex anymore, for the 5 years I owned property there, their familyContinue reading “The Day The Beatles Made Me Cry”
Did you know that in 1970, Grand Funk Railroad sold more albums than any other American band. By 1971, Grand Funk broke The Beatles‘ Shea Stadium attendance record by selling out in just 72 hours.