https://www.youtube.com/embed/dV3AziKTBUo?version=3&rel=1&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&fs=1&hl=en&autohide=2&wmode=transparent Billboard #1 Hits: #314: “The Joker”- Steve Miller Band. January 14, 1974. #1 for 1 week in Billboard Hot 100. Single: “The Joker”- Steve Miller Band Record Company- Capitol Genre: Rock Written by Eddie Curtis, Steve Miller and Ahmet Ertegun Time: 3:35 B-side: “Something To Believe In” Album- The Joker Grade: C Peaked at … Continue reading BILLBOARD #1 HITS: #314: “THE JOKER”- STEVE MILLER BAND – JANUARY 12, 1974 — slicethelife (Reblog)
A review of U2’s classic album release of 1987 – The Joshua Tree.U2 – The Joshua Tree (1987) — The Ultimate Music Library
A review of the best album by Progressive Rock group Deep Purple – Machine Head.Deep Purple – Machine Head (1972) — The Ultimate Music Library *Remastered version here.
“Sweet Seasons” is a song written by Carole King and Toni Stern which appeared on King’s 1971 album Music. It was the only charting single from the… Read more "Carole King – Sweet Season"Carole King – Sweet Season — AMERICA ON COFFEE *Her classic album Tapestry here.
https://www.youtube.com/embed/Gbfnh1oVTk0?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent 706 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee- the home of Sun Studio- considered by many to be the birthplace of Rock “N” Roll. Sam Phillips-[pictured above} founded Sun Studio and Sun Records in the early 1950’s. At first he recorded the blues artists such as B.B. King and Howlin’ Wolf got their start at Sun- but … Continue reading THE BIRTHPLACE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL- SUN STUDIO-SUN RECORDS- MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE// SUN SOUNDS-“ROCKET 88”- JACKIE BRENSTON AND HIS DELTA CATS — slicethelife (Reblog)
This was a change of direction for Yes, and the last great album by the classic group lineup. Rick Wakeman had returned to the band after being gone …Going for the One (1977)
Mr. Blue Sky (Electric Light Orchestra) – Postmodern Jukebox ft. Allison… Reblogged by Francis Barker 2020
https://www.youtube.com/embed/s6tzeDK-RX4?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent In 1981 I remember hearing Destroyer on the radio and was confused…Wait…is this a new version of All Day and All of the Night? I wanted that song so I bought the album. Give The People What They Want combines different styles. Punk, Rock, and a little New Wave was thrown in on a … Continue reading 2020 ALBUM DRAFT- ROUND 8- PICK 4- BADFINGER20 SELECTS- THE KINKS- GIVE THE PEOPLE WHAT THEY WANT — slicethelife (Reblog)
https://www.youtube.com/embed/LemG0cvc4oU?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #433: “Lola”- The Kinks. August 29, 1970. Single:”Lola”- The Kinks Record Company- Reprise Genre: Rock Written by Ray Davies Time: 4:06 B-side:” Mindless Child Of Motherhood” Album-Lola versus The Powerman and the Moneygoround Part 1. Grade: A+ Peaked at #9 14 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. The Kinks- … Continue reading EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #433: ” LOLA”- THE KINKS — slicethelife (Reblog)
Legendary guitarist and two-time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jeff Beck, one of the great collaborators in music history, has once-again found an unexpected co-conspirator… … 28 more wordsJeff Beck and Johnny Depp “Isolation” John Lennon cover — AMERICA ON COFFEE *Amazing. Jeff is still my pick as No.1
Photo by vectors icon on Pexels.com These are my own considered three qualifications/prerequisites for this position, in British rock's top 5 front men: Stage presence, charisma, probably the key factor - is his character larger than life?Looks - the ability to turn all the heads in whatever way.Musical talent - can he contribute by playing … Continue reading My Top 5 British Rock Front Men/Lead Singers