It was filmed during the course of the last two of five sold-out nights … Read the rest
Month: September 2015
I tend to spend a lot of time in my car and as a result, I listen to the radio quite a bit. I know, I know I should listen to CDs or better, get a cord to plug … Read the rest
Peter looks at Do It For The Love, a live music, wish-granting foundation started by musician Michael Franti and his wife Sara Agah. Bring tissues.
Peter Finch has been a Bay Area radio staple for more than three decades at … Read the rest
Seems hard to believe but it was indeed 30 years ago that guitar God Joe Satriani first came across our radars. Back then he released what was called a “C.D. (or compact disc”) and he even had glorious, flowing metal … Read the rest
REO Speedwagon guitarist (1970-1989) Gary Richrath has died at the age of 65. While the band saw many different formations over the years it’s clear the apex of their success came with Richrath on lead guitar. He and lead singer … Read the rest
Hi there, my name is Don Lewis and as you may have read in this columns title, I have way too much time on my hands. As a result, I tend to overthink many, many things including rock music. My … Read the rest
The restaurants surrounding AT&T Park were packed to the gills as people pre-gamed before the Billy Joel concert in San Francisco on Saturday, September 5. I know this because upon arriving in The City at 6:00 pm in order to … Read the rest
Peter celebrates the history of the late, great Candlestick Park, and chats with Bay Area reporter Jenna Lane, who made a surprising discovery while camping with her family. You’ve heard the term “take your seat?” Apparently, that’s exactly what happened.… Read the rest
On the 30th anniversary of the release of their first album, Norwegian band a-ha is back together after a 6 year hiatus to release new music.
Morten Harket, Magne Furuholmen and Paul Waaktaar-Savoy fondly remember their performance at the … Read the rest