Category Archives: Rock & Roll

Trailer: All Things Must Pass – Tower Records

Established in 1960, Tower Records was once a retail powerhouse with two hundred stores, in thirty countries, on five continents. From humble beginnings in a small-town drugstore, Tower Records eventually became the heart and soul of the music world, and … Continue reading

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Joe Houston: Passing Of Tenor Sax Wild Man

By Steve Propes To properly cruise Hody‚Äôs Drive-In at PCH and Anaheim St. 1950s style, an in-dash 45 rpm record player to dazzle other cruisers, pedestrians and car hops with one‚Äôs unique taste in rock ‚Äėn‚Äô roll. L.A. honking tenor … Continue reading

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The Record Collector with Matt Ingebretson

Comedian Matt Ingebretson does a painfully accurate impression of a pretentious record collector in this hilarious comedy short.

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Dylan’s Theme Time Radio Hour – Excellent Short Film

Fans of Bob Dylan’s classic radio series Theme Time Radio Hour will love this film inspired by the incredible poster artwork Jaime Hernandez created for Bob Dylan’s radio show. You cam view the poster here – http://goodcomics.comicbookresources….¬† If you haven’t … Continue reading

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Jerry Lee Lewis At Sun Records – The Collected Works

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Trailer For New Documentary About Bluesman Slim Harpo

No further information at present other than this is a trailer for a proposed documentary on the life and work of the great bluesman Slim Harpo.

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New Taste Box Set Due August 28th

Taste, Rory Gallager’s first band are the subject of a four-CD boxset due on August 28th. ‘I‚Äôll Remember’¬†will include remastered versions of the band‚Äôs two studio albums, ‘Taste’ and ‘On The Boards, as well as plenty of previously unreleased material … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: American Epic Documentary Series

A three part¬†historical documentary – ¬†a feature length film will be broadcast¬†this autumn on PBS in the USA and on the BBC as part of the Arena series. The cxecutive producers of the¬†series¬†are T Bone Burnett, Robert Redford and Jack … Continue reading

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Record Store Day 2015

April 18th sees the eighth annual Record Store Day ‚Äď a day record when record collectors, vinyl freaks and independent record shops come together to celebrate the art of music – and to support small and specialist record shops not … Continue reading

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Slim Harpo Box Set Due

Bear Family Records have announced they will be issuing a five CD boxed set (LP-size) complete¬†ith 104 page hardcover book, 142 tracks and a total playing time approximately 410 minutes. Born in 1924, Slim Harpo was among the last of … Continue reading

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