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  • Today in Rock: November 20
    Today in Rock: November 20
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1925 and 2010.On this day in 1925 future singer June Christy is born in Springfield, Illinois.On this day in 1964 John Lennon acts out his own "Deaf...
  • Dolenz by Partridge
    TBT: See 1968 drawing of Monkee Micky Dolenz by teenage Andy Partridge of XTC
    Throw back Thursday: Back in the U.K. during the “Swinging Sixties,” there were miniature, authorized magazines published monthly focusing on three of the decade’s hottest bands. There was one for the Beatles, another for the...
  • The Essential Kinks
    New Kinks CD includes praise from Bowie, The Who, Byrds, AC/DC, XTC, others
    To celebrate the band's 50th anniversary, RCA/Arista/Legacy has just released “The Essential KINKS," a new career-spanning, 48 track, 2 CD set. Compiled by Ray Davies, “The Essential KINKS" also includes a 28-page booklet...
  • Today in Rock: September 26
    Today in Rock: September 26
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1948 and 2003.On this day in 1948 future songtress Olivia Newton-John is born in Cambridge, England (and will be raised in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia....
  • Today in Rock: September 16
    Today in Rock: September 16
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1953 and 2009.On this day in 1944 Betty Kelly, future member of Martha and the Vandellas, is born in Attalla, Alabama.On this day in 1963 the number one...
  • Today in Rock: September 2
    Today in Rock: September 2
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1943 and 2004.On this day in 1943 Rosalind Ashford, future member of Martha and the Vandellas is born in Detroit, Michigan.On this day in 1961 The Beatles...
  • Today in Rock: August 17
    Today in Rock: August 17
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1958 and 1990.On this day in 1958 Belinda Carlisle future lead singer for the Go-Go's is born in L.A., California.On this day in 1960 The Beatles start...
  • Today in Rock: July 15
    Today in Rock: July 15
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1946 and 1991.On this day in 1946 future songstress Linda Ronstadt is born in Tucson, Arizona.On this day in 1953 future singer-songwriter Alicia Bridges is...
  • Today in Rock: May 13
    Today in Rock: May 13
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1943 and 2012.On this day in 1943 future singer Mary Wells is born in Detroit, Michigan.On this day in 1950 future singer-songwriter/musician Stevie Wonder ...
  • Today in Rock: April 6
    Today in Rock: April 6
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1942 and 2004.On this day in 1942 Christopher Franke, future musician for Tangerine Dream, is born in Berlin, Germany.On this day in 1944 Michelle Phillips,...
  • Millions view empty computer screens searching for Obamacare
    Millions view empty computer screens searching for Obamacare
    The authors of the “Affordable” Care Act” had well over three years to get the kinks out. Yet over 41 months later, the system can be summed up with one work – chaos.One thing the president can be grateful for is the...
  • The Kinks
    Kinks, Humble Pie shows can be downloaded free from Concert Vault this week
    Vintage shows by the Kinks and Humble Pie will be available as free downloads this week starting Wednesday for members of the Concert Vault, a spokesman told Vintage Rock 'n' Roll Examiner Sept 9.The Kinks show, recorded at the Felt Forum...
  • Shingled Curls
    How to shingle kinks to curls
    How many times have you turned the pages of a magazine or clicked through pictures online and envied someoneelse'scurls? No judgement here, we all do it. But the next time you're admiring someones hair, let go of the guilt because you too...
  • Info 101: vintage music 27: Queen; Kinks; Sucker Punch; new cd's
    Info 101: vintage music 27: Queen; Kinks; Sucker Punch; new cd's
    Greetings! Lots of great music this week. Please subscribe to this and the Mpls. Movies Examiner page. It's free to have both emailed directly into your life. Thank you!NEW CD'S; TUES., 22 MARCH '11:QUEEN: "QUEEN"; "...
  • The kinks to rerelease seven albums
    Seven of ten Kinks albums set for deluxe reissue this spring
    Although Kinks frontman, Ray Davies released his own album "Some of my Friends", last year, he'll also see a rise in sales this spring when thefirst seven of the ten Kinks albums are set for a deluxe reissue.According toGibson.com,...