The 80s-YEAH! (A Must Listen To!)

The 80s-YEAH! (A Must Listen To!)

Almost five years ago, Boomer Music Update raved about Dawes,  a four-man Los Angeles/Laurel Canyon indie folk/rock band fronted by lead singer and guitarist Taylor Goldsmith with his drum playing younger brother Griffin. Fast forward to next month, when Dawes...

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We Are Charmed:  The Head and the Heart Sing “Honeybee”

We Are Charmed: The Head and the Heart Sing “Honeybee”

Note to readers:  All the  artists and acts that make it to our website are top tier-talent, or they wouldn't have made it far enough in the music business to get a shot at the chart and stardom, yet, to paraphrase George Orwell, all the artists who chart are...

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“Too Much Television”

“Too Much Television”

On the one hand, "too much television" inspired Bruce Springsteen's steamy, sultry, smokey, simmering "57 Channels (And Nothin' On)" and on the other hand, long time Texas based Country alt-rockers Old 97's solution to "too much TV" is  a rollicking, frolicking,...

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Pop Punk Star MGK Sings “Bloody Valentine”

Pop Punk Star MGK Sings “Bloody Valentine”

Machine Gun Kelly (born Colson Baker), multi-talented singer/songwriter, rapper and actor, was only 10 y/o in 2000, when Blink 182's  #1 hit,  "All The Small Things," helped define Pop Punk. Today, MGK, as he's sometimes known, is a star with his own brand of Pop...

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Matt Maeson:  From Down in the Dumps to Hitsville

Matt Maeson: From Down in the Dumps to Hitsville

You’ve got to be pretty depressed to write these lines: ...I crawled back to the life that I said I wouldn't live in... Pushing past the limit Trippin' on hallucinogenics My cigarette burnt my finger 'Cause I forgot I lit it Last Jan. Boomer Music Update posted...

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Devon Gilfillian:  Soothing and Groovy with an Old School Vibe

Devon Gilfillian: Soothing and Groovy with an Old School Vibe

In 1965, Billy Stewart’s "Sitting in the Park" was everywhere, with a sound that's still around today, noticeably, in the silky-smooth R&B vibe of Neo-soul artist Devon Gilfillan’s "The Good Life," currently #17 on the Adult Alt chart. Singer/songwriter Gilfillan...

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Weezer Amps Up the Energy!

Weezer Amps Up the Energy!

“Hero” is Weezer’s newest single, and as lead singer/songwriter/guitarist Rivers Cuomo put it, their last album “didn’t have any guitars and this one is just all guitars.” And it rocks, in the way that the Foo Fighters’ top 10, 1998 hit,”My Hero,” rocks:  a driving...

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