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 […]

Watch Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters Play ‘The May Queen’ at the O2 Apollo

Watch Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters Play ‘The May Queen’ at the O2 Apollo

In October, Robert Plant released Carry Fire, a new album with his band, the Sensational Space Shifters. A rich, layered album finding the legendary vocalist accompanied by a world-class backing band of musicians, it’s definitely worth a listen. Plant and his colleagues have spent much of the time since the album’s release on the road, […]

Vanilla Fudge’s Mark Stein on Hendrix, His New Band … and the LP That Was “The Biggest Disaster of the 1960s”

Vanilla Fudge’s Mark Stein on Hendrix, His New Band … and the LP That Was “The Biggest Disaster of the 1960s”

Vanilla Fudge departed from the three-minute single in 1967 with their debut album Vanilla Fudge. The New York-area band – drummer Carmine Appice, bassist Tim Bogert, guitarist Vinny Martell and organist Mark Stein – released the groundbreaking LP with extended versions of “Ticket to Ride,” “She’s Not There,” “Eleanor Rigby” and “You Keep Me Hangin’ […]

Jimmy Page: ‘All Manner of Surprises’ Coming in 2018 for Led Zeppelin’s 50th Anniversary

Jimmy Page: ‘All Manner of Surprises’ Coming in 2018 for Led Zeppelin’s 50th Anniversary

Next year will be a big one for Led Zeppelin. It’ll mark the 50th anniversary since the legendary band formed in 1968. An anniversary like that ostensibly means some special events, releases and/or festivities, and guitarist Jimmy Page (who spoke with Rock Cellar a few years back about the band’s reissue series) has stoked those […]

Robert Plant Premieres ‘Bluebirds Over the Mountain’ ft. Chrissie Hynde; Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Robert Plant Premieres ‘Bluebirds Over the Mountain’ ft. Chrissie Hynde; Announces U.S. Tour Dates

On October 13, Robert Plant will return with a new album titled Carry Fire. The legendary former lead vocalist of Led Zeppelin has previewed it already with “The May Queen” and “Bones of Saints,” and now a third track from the record has been made available ahead of the LP’s release. Titled “Bluebirds Over the Mountain,” […]

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