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  • No, They Didn't "Let It Be"
    For a song titled “Let It Be,” Paul McCartney has never really let it be. To date, not counting any live recordings, there are no fewer than 4 different versions of this Beatles’ classic on…
  • The Time Paul McCartney Came Home
    Here’s a nifty little concert you can enjoy that you probably didn’t even know existed: Paul McCartney Live at the Cavern Club. When his wife Linda passed away in 1998, Paul was understandably depressed. After…
  • R.I.P. David Crosby (1941-2023)
     A founding member of two supergroups of the 60s, David Crosby has passed away at the age of 81 following a long illness. David broke onto the national music scene as a member of the…
  • Scarborough Fair: The Story Behind the Song
    Most of us know that virtually all of Simon & Garfunkel’s hits of the late 60s and early 70s were written by Paul Simon, but did you know one of their very biggest not only…
  • From the Files of 16 Magazine
    Among those oldies but goodies, this heartfelt plea from a fan to Frankie Avalon from 16 Magazine, September, 1960! Frankie’s response follows below.
  • Revenge of the One-Hit Wonders: "Angle of the Morning" by Merilee Rush
    The True Stories Behind Rock’s “1-and-Done” Classics “Angel of the Morning” (1968) As is often the case with 1-Hit Wonders, the composer and producers of “Angel of the Morning” actually had long, successful careers, even…