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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…