Great American Factory Tours – Gibson Guitar Factory

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by Christopher Hall | AARP Though Gibson has been around more than a century, it was in 1935 that the firm... Read More → Great American Factory Tours – Gibson Guitar Factory

HINTS ON HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR LOCAL MUSIC SCENE

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I just watched an amazing discussion at http://www.reverb.net.au It was a panel discussion regarding... Read More → HINTS ON HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR LOCAL MUSIC SCENE

GUESS WHAT HAPPENED 47 YEARS AGO TODAY?

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Jimi Hendrix released the song “Purple Haze” in England 47 years ago on December 26th. It was a success... Read More → GUESS WHAT HAPPENED 47 YEARS AGO TODAY?

ELVIS LIVES! (AS A 16 YEAR OLD CANADIAN DUDE)

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This is amazing – and creepy! Here’s something that will surely get Elvis fans “all shook... Read More → ELVIS LIVES! (AS A 16 YEAR OLD CANADIAN DUDE)

HOW MUSIC HELPED FREE – LITERALLY – NELSON MANDELA FROM PRISON

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Hugh Masekela, the great jazz trumpeter, wrote “Bring Him Back Home” in 1987 after receiving a letter of... Read More → HOW MUSIC HELPED FREE – LITERALLY – NELSON MANDELA FROM PRISON

U.S. AIR FORCE BAND WOWS CROWD WITH MOST CIVILIZED FLASH MOB EVER

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By Jennifer Carofano, Shine Staff | The Good News Military bands aren’t often considered cutting-edge. But... Read More → U.S. AIR FORCE BAND WOWS CROWD WITH MOST CIVILIZED FLASH MOB EVER

12 THRILLING FACTS ABOUT MICHAEL JACKSON’S “THRILLER”

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Article is interesting and informative and also has several of Jackson’s videos!... Read More → 12 THRILLING FACTS ABOUT MICHAEL JACKSON’S “THRILLER”

CLEMSON MARCHING BAND PULLS OFF AMAZING NINTENDO-THEMED HALFTIME SHOW

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Who needs a good football game when you have a halftime show like this? The Clemson University marching band... Read More → CLEMSON MARCHING BAND PULLS OFF AMAZING NINTENDO-THEMED HALFTIME SHOW

1893 RECORDING OF VOCAL GROUP AUCTIONED OFF

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Associated Press Biddeford, Maine (AP) — A 120-year-old wax-covered cylinder containing the earliest known... Read More → 1893 RECORDING OF VOCAL GROUP AUCTIONED OFF

GUESS WHOSE FIRST U.S. INTERVIEW WAS PRE-EMPTED BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S ASSASSINATION?

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  The Beatles’ first interview to be shown in the U.S. was scheduled for the night of November 22, 1963.... Read More → GUESS WHOSE FIRST U.S. INTERVIEW WAS PRE-EMPTED BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S ASSASSINATION?

TEEN CREDITS CONCUSSION WITH GIVING HIM HIS MUSICAL TALENTS

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DENVER (CBS4) – Several of the music ensembles at Kent Denver High School are impressive, but the story... Read More → TEEN CREDITS CONCUSSION WITH GIVING HIM HIS MUSICAL TALENTS

HERE’S WHAT ROCK STARS LIKE KURT COBAIN, JIMI HENDRIX AND ELVIS PRESLEY WOULD LOOK LIKE IF THEY WERE ALIVE TODAY

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By Ryan Perry | UpRoxx .com Kurt Cobain, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon… the list of music... Read More → HERE’S WHAT ROCK STARS LIKE KURT COBAIN, JIMI HENDRIX AND ELVIS PRESLEY WOULD LOOK LIKE IF THEY WERE ALIVE TODAY

U.S. POST OFFICE ISSUES STAMPS IN HONOR OF MUSIC GREATS

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Elvis is not the only music icon to grace the stamps the U.S. Post Office... Read More → U.S. POST OFFICE ISSUES STAMPS IN HONOR OF MUSIC GREATS

ROCK LEGEND ROGER WATERS TEAMS UP WITH WOUNDED VETERANS

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Pink Floyd musician teams up with Musicorps to help Army vets rock and roll.... Read More → ROCK LEGEND ROGER WATERS TEAMS UP WITH WOUNDED VETERANS

10 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT JOHNNY CASH

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By James Sullivan Ten years after his death, the Johnny Cash legend still looms large: from Sun Records and... Read More → 10 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT JOHNNY CASH

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