Bob Seger Just Turned 75-Years Old

Bob Seger Just Turned 75-Years Old

Last November, after 56 years of touring, Bob Seger and his Silver Bullet band put a wrap on it. Seger turned 75 y/o May 6th --we Boomers remember his hard driving, high testosterone heartland rock and roll, softened with a poet’s insight; his gentle, often tender...

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Today is Ricky Nelson’s 80th Birthday

Today is Ricky Nelson’s 80th Birthday

"Father Knows Best," "Leave It to Beaver," "My Three Sons" -- these TV shows were iconic but the show that holds the record (14 seasons) for the  longest running live sitcom of all time is "The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet" which was also the launching pad for...

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Willie Nelson, We Love You

Willie Nelson, We Love You

Willie Nelson turned 87 y/o two days ago, and that's probably the nicest thing that's happened in the whole USA in the whole month of April, as most of us love Willie Nelson--for his music, for who he is as a person, because he's from Texas... ... he has a brand new...

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R.I.P.  John Prine

R.I.P. John Prine

John Prine, storyteller extraordinaire  and an icon of the Americana music scene, died April 7h after developing Covid 19. An early Boomer (born 1946), Prine’s story songs and melodies could be humorous, touching, witty, thought provoking, and emotional as they...

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R.I.P. Bill Withers.  “Ain’t No Sunshine” Without You

R.I.P. Bill Withers. “Ain’t No Sunshine” Without You

Bill withers had a short recording career--just 15 years--from 1970-85, yet in that window, his songs secured him a permanent place in the collective musical soundtrack of a generation. Everybody knows "Ain't No Sunshine," " Lean on Me (his biggest hit, which topped...

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Sunday Night is Country Night (on TV)

Sunday Night is Country Night (on TV)

The Academy of Country Music Awards show, scheduled for Sunday night, has been postponed until Sept., replaced by a special event, "The Academy of Country Music Presents: Our Country," a showcase with highlights from past ACM's, a Kenny Rogers tribute, and various...

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