Monthly Archives: May 2014

May 31, 2014 Record of the Day

Neil Young first gained fame with Buffalo Springfield and then as part of one of Rock’s greatest bands: Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young. Following that he went solo with a very successful career. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall … Continue reading

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May 30, 2014 Record of the Day

          It seems strange and unbelievable that with all the classic hits he had, Chuck Berry’s only #1 Billboard Hot 100 hit came in 1972 with “My Ding-a-Ling.”  The closest he came prior to that was … Continue reading

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May 29, 2014 Record of the Day

Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the top 100 guitarists ranks Eric Clapton at #2, Jimmy Page at #3, and Jeff Beck at #5. It’s amazing to think that at one time they were all together in the Yardbirds with 1960s … Continue reading

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May 28, 2014 Record of the Day

One of the true Blues legends was Big John Wrencher also known as One Arm John after losing his left arm as a result of an auto accident. He was an itinerant musician but best known for his performances on … Continue reading

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May 27, 2014 Record of the Day

Rock ‘N’ Roll Dance Party” was released by King records in 1958. It featured some of the great Rhythm & Blues artists of the day including Little Willie John singing “Fever,” Billy Ward & the Dominoes doing “Have Mercy Baby,” … Continue reading

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