Alan Parsons on 35+ Years of ‘Eye in the Sky,’ Proper Speaker System Setup and His New Album (Q&A)

Alan Parsons on 35+ Years of ‘Eye in the Sky,’ Proper Speaker System Setup and His New Album (Q&A)

Alan Parsons made his initial mark in the music world by engineering or producing successful late 1960s and ‘70s releases by The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Paul McCartney & Wings, Al Stewart, Ambrosia and others. After forming The Alan Parsons Project with Eric Woolfson and a releasing a run of bestselling albums, they emerged with the […]

Wayne Coyne on the Flaming Lips’ Legacy: ‘We’re Trying to Find Some Version of Ourselves’ (Q&A)

Wayne Coyne on the Flaming Lips’ Legacy: ‘We’re Trying to Find Some Version of Ourselves’ (Q&A)

The Flaming Lips are unique for a major label, chart-topping band. They don’t compromise on their artistic vision, and they’re not afraid to make flops, especially if they scratch the band’s collective creative itch, or lead to something greater in the future. Along the way during the group’s 30-plus year career, core members Wayne Coyne […]

A Guitar George Harrison Played at the Beatles’ Final Cavern Club Gig is Up for Auction

A Guitar George Harrison Played at the Beatles’ Final Cavern Club Gig is Up for Auction

Got a few hundred thousand dollars (or pounds) just aching to be traded for some legendary Beatles gear? You’re in luck, then, as an upcoming auction will offer up a guitar that George Harrison played for the group’s final performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club in 1963. Specifically, it’s a Maton Mastersound MS-500, and auction house Gardiner […]

Top 11 Songs About Opposites

Top 11 Songs About Opposites

“Why are a ‘wise man’ and a ‘wiseguy’ opposites?” – George Carlin “Right Place, Wrong Time” by Dr. John “Right Place, Wrong Time” was Dr. John‘s biggest hit, cracking the Top 10 in 1973. It was the first single from his In the Right Place LP. Dr. John described how the song was written in […]

Celebrate Ringo Starr’s 78th Birthday with an Exclusive Video Interview from Las Vegas

Celebrate Ringo Starr’s 78th Birthday with an Exclusive Video Interview from Las Vegas

Over the weekend, recently-knighted Sir Ringo Starr celebrated his 78th birthday — and yes, he got by with a little help from his friends in the All-Starr Band (and Johnny Depp and Joe Perry): Bands on the run peace and love 😎✌️🌟❤️🎶☮️🦏☯️ pic.twitter.com/DvytofehEi — #RingoStarr (@ringostarrmusic) July 8, 2018 78 is a big birthday for […]

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