Despite his association with some of the most biting lyrics ever written in the 80s, and his fine run as a solo rock artist (not to mention his day job in the Eagles), Don Henley is back with his first … Read the rest
Rosebud Agency head Mike Kappus recalls booking George Thorogood to play the Philadelphia portion of Live Aid. There was only one problem with the show: no racial diversity whatsoever. No problem! We’ll just makes some calls. That’s where the fun … Read the rest
DEF LEPPARD has completed recording its new album for a late 2015 release. On his Planet Rock radio show, lead singer, Joe Elliott said: “Yes, I do sound very jolly, don’t I? I’m jolly because we have finished the new… Read the rest
Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk celebrate all things 1985, with a 30th anniversary look back at the amazing performances and surprising no-shows of Live Aid, Back to the Future, Nintendo, Rambo, and New Coke. Plus, classic tracks from Dire Straits, … Read the rest
Have you ever met someone vaguely familiar looking (maybe with cheap sunglasses) who claimed that were a rock star? If so, this edition of the Finch Files may get you under pressure!
Peter Finch has been a Bay Area radio … Read the rest
Huey Lewis. One of those rock names that seems inexorably tied to the ‘80s thanks to back to back to back smash albums (Picture This, Sports and Fore!), music videos on heavy rotation on MTV, and a hit single and … Read the rest