The Eagles, Glenn Frey & the Days of Youth: A Reflection

The Eagles, Glenn Frey & the Days of Youth: A Reflection

This piece originally appeared in 2016, shortly after the passing of Eagles legend Glenn Frey. Today, Frey would have turned 70 years old, so as a tribute we’ve re-run the piece.  My favorite band in the early 1970’s was the Raspberries. After their last album in 1974 and eventual breakup, I felt a musical void. […]

The Story Behind ‘A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg,’ with Jean Fogelberg and Norbert Putnam

The Story Behind ‘A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg,’ with Jean Fogelberg and Norbert Putnam

The Eagles, Jimmy Buffett, Boz Scaggs, Michael McDonald and Others Record A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg The Seventies was a golden era for singer-songwriters, as James Taylor, Carole King and Jackson Browne dominated the charts. One of the best was Dan Fogelberg, whose “Part of the Plan” was his first hit in 1974. Over the […]

Stream the New ‘A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg’ LP with Michael McDonald, Train, Garth Brooks, Donna Summer, Eagles and More

Stream the New ‘A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg’ LP with Michael McDonald, Train, Garth Brooks, Donna Summer, Eagles and More

Musician/songwriter Dan Fogelberg is held in high regard for his contributions to the evolving musical landscape in the late 1970s and early 1980s. And while he passed away in 2007, his status as one of the more influential artists of the era is apparent today. On Friday, the star-studded A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg was […]

Richie Furay: A Man’s Claim to Fame (Interview)

Richie Furay: A Man’s Claim to Fame (Interview)

Watching Richie Furay and his talented band plow through an accomplished set at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, California in late February of 2015, one walks away not only extraordinarily impressed by the enduring nature of his songwriting catalog but with his robust and expressive voice, an ageless wonder which still resonates with the […]