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6/20/24-Queen Catalogue: 1 Billion!

Source: music-news.com Queen has reportedly agreed a £1 billion deal to sell its music catalogue to Sony Music. The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' band - which still includes founding members Sir Brian May and Roger Taylor - has been in talks with for years about a sale for their enviable catalogue of songs and albums, and now it's believed a deal is imminent. As reported by Variety, the music catalogue and other […]

todayJune 20, 2024

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Listen NOW Ad Free thru 6/23-The SUN!

Theme: Sun! “Lost 45” Conversations with Bill Withers, Marilyn McCoo, Mags from A-ha, Paul Revere/Raiders, Skip Prokop/Lighthouse & Paul Layton/New Seekers! Plus an Elton John rarity, shuddabeen hits & a “Sunshine” 3-fer!          

todayJune 17, 2024

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6/12/24-Mark James passes: See what he wrote!

Trusted Source: BBC Legendary songwriter Mark James, who penned enduring hits like Elvis Presley's Suspicious Minds, has died at the age of 83. The Texas-born musician scored a US number one with the song Hooked On A Feeling and also wrote Presley's Always On My Mind. Over the course of his career, his compositions were recorded or covered by artists including Willie Nelson, Bill Withers, Brenda Lee, Jay-Z, Pet Shop […]

todayJune 12, 2024

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6/11/24-Chaka Khan said no to Stevie Wonder!

Source: music-news.com Chaka Khan told Stevie Wonder she didn't like the song he offered her funk band Rufus. The 74-year-old music legend gave the 'Ain't Nobody' hitmaker 'Come and Get This Stuff' to put her spin on, but she refused and asked if he had anything else. In an interview with The Independent, the ever-candid star recalled: “And I told Stevie, ‘I don’t like it – what else you got?’ […]

todayJune 11, 2024

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Next New England Dance: Sat. August 10th!

  💃🏽 New England listeners: Our next 70s/80s Retro Summer Dance is Saturday, August 10th, 7-10pm! Doors @ 6:30. The first one was a huge success! 🔥 Fox Run Dance Hall in Newington, NH! 🕺🏻 Big Beautiful dance floor! Reserve tix/info or cash only at door! Boogie with us! BYOB & food! Take West Park Rd & park in lot across from Savers: They have their own back entrance.

todayJune 10, 2024

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6/4/24-Cyndi Lauper’s Final Tour!

Trusted Source: CNN By Amarachi Orie "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" and “Time After Time” singer Cyndi Lauper has announced her farewell tour. In what will be her first major tour in more than a decade – and her final – the Brooklyn-born singer-songwriter will headline concerts at 23 cities across North America from October 18 to December 5, according to events promoter Live Nation. Also known for songs […]

todayJune 4, 2024

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5/18/24: Paul McCartney a Billionaire!

Trusted Source: CNN At 81, Paul McCartney is worth £1 billion for the first time By Eva Rothenberg, CNN Published 1:02 PM EDT, Fri May 17, 202 Baby He’s a Rich Man. Paul McCartney has added another feather in his cap as the United Kingdom’s first billionaire musician, the Sunday Times reported in the 2024 edition of its annual Rich List, published Friday. According to the Times, the 81-year-old Beatles […]

todayMay 18, 2024

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5/15/24: Cher about Rock Hall!

Source: Billboard by Gil Kaufman | May 15, 2024 | 4:12 AM Cher Turns Back Time on Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Slam, Warns She'll 'Have Some Words to Say' At Induction The “Believe” superstar appears to have changed her mind after all. Never say never. Back in December, before she was announced as one of this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees, Cher had some choice […]

todayMay 15, 2024

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5/15/24: Beach Boys want new Brian Wilson music!

Source: music-news.com Beach Boys are hopeful Brian Wilson can make new music with them. The 81-year-old musician has been placed under a conservatorship after the death of his wife, Melinda Ledbetter Wilson, due to struggling with a “major neurocognitive disorder”, but his cousin and former bandmate in the 'Good Vibrations' group, Mike Love, 83, says his musical abilities are still intact and they'd love to get in the studio again. […]

todayMay 15, 2024

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