An Archival Conversation with the Late Glen Campbell

An Archival Conversation with the Late Glen Campbell

The passing of country legend Glen Campbell earlier this year elicited warm tributes and outpourings of love and memories from those he impacted. Below, enjoy an archival interview with him, as conducted by Rock Cellar’s Ken Sharp a few years back, as our own tribute to the iconic Campbell. ——————————- Music fans first met Glen Campbell […]

Anatomy of an Album (Or is it an Autopsy?)

Anatomy of an Album (Or is it an Autopsy?)

Is the ‘album’ dead? If so, who killed it? Did it die of natural causes? Should we mourn its demise? I ask this question because, recently, I was with a young friend who loves music from the 60s and 70s. He was listening to The Beatles’ Abbey Road … on shuffle! I asked ‘why?’, he replied […]

Top 11 Long Songs

Top 11 Long Songs

Since the dawn of rock, hit singles have always been about three minutes in length. Radio stations, hoping to play as many songs as possible, routinely refused to play any record that approached four minutes or more. Artists and record companies, hungry for a hit single, went along with the unwritten rule. And fans, with […]

New Music Releases 9/10: Mark Knopfler, Jimmy Webb, The Clash, Earth, Wind and Fire, Sheryl Crow

New Music Releases 9/10: Mark Knopfler, Jimmy Webb, The Clash, Earth, Wind and Fire, Sheryl Crow

Happy new music Tuesday! Here are today’s top releases of note: Mark Knopfler Privateering Mark Knopfler’s Double LP ‘Privateering’ Receiving U.S. Release 9/10 (Order Now) Click here to Purchase Privateering from our Online Store   Jimmy Webb – Still Within the Sound of My Voice Stream Jimmy Webb’s New Star-Studded Duets Album ‘Still Within the Sound of […]

Stream Jimmy Webb’s New Star-Studded Duets Album ‘Still Within the Sound of My Voice’ (Pre-Order)

Next week, legendary singer/songwriter Jimmy Webb will release Still Within the Sound of My Voice, a special duets album featuring re-imaginings of songs from his lengthy career. Click here to pre-order a copy from our Online Store. Among the guests: Lyle Lovett, Carly Simon, Kris Kristofferson, Brian Wilson, Keith Urban, David Crosby, Graham Nash, Joe Cocker, […]

Stream Jimmy Webb’s New Star-Studded Duets Album ‘Still Within the Sound of My Voice’ (Pre-Order)

Stream Jimmy Webb’s New Star-Studded Duets Album ‘Still Within the Sound of My Voice’ (Pre-Order)

Next week, legendary singer/songwriter Jimmy Webb will release Still Within the Sound of My Voice, a special duets album featuring re-imaginings of songs from his lengthy career. Click here to pre-order a copy from our Online Store. Among the guests: Lyle Lovett, Carly Simon, Kris Kristofferson, Brian Wilson, Keith Urban, David Crosby, Graham Nash, Joe Cocker, […]

“The Wrecking Crew” – The Best Music Documentary You’ve Never Seen!

“The Wrecking Crew” – The Best Music Documentary You’ve Never Seen!

Music Documentary “The Wrecking Crew” – Musician Porn? Watching a screening of the music documentary The Wrecking Crew is like going 15 rounds with Manny Pacquiao Juan Manuel Marquez: the HITS  just keep on comin’ and comin’ and comin.’ God Only Knows! Wichita Lineman! I Got You Babe! Mr. Tambourine Man! Little Old Lady From Pasadena! MacArthur Park! Don’t Worry Baby! He’s a Rebel! These Boots are […]

Jimmy Webb Live: ‘What Does A Woman See In A Man?’

Jimmy Webb Live: ‘What Does A Woman See In A Man?’

Rock Cellar Magazine was fortunate to have the “songwriter’s songwriter,” Jimmy Webb perform for us recently. Here is a video of What Does a Woman See in a Man?  The must-read lyrics are below. LYRICS:  What Does A Woman See In a Man? He stinks to high heaven, half covered with hair And grunts just […]