Fitz & The Tantrums Continue To Defy Genres On New Album More Than Just A Dream
May 24, 2013 - The Los Angeles band Fitz & The Tantrums broke through in 2011 with their debut Picking Up The Pieces. The undeniable songs and a truly
exciting live set led them to festival appearances that had them called the “hardest working band of Summer 2011.”
How Sleep Deprivation Helped The National Refine Their Music on "Trouble Will Find Me"
May 21, 2013 - The rise of the career of The Brooklyn based band The National has been slow and steady. Critical kudos begat bigger crowds and sales. But each of the band’s albums have also showed increasing awareness of their strengths as well. Today we hear how sleep deprivation lead the band to more straightforward songs.
From Barry Manilow To Patti Smith, Clive Davis Can Hear A Hit
May 10, 2013 - At the age of 81 music biz mogul Clive Davis slowed down enough to write his autobiography The Soundtrack of My Life. But talking with him you realize that it is just a moment before he is off again.
Rod Stewart’s Best Songs Are the Ones He Writes Himself!
May 10, 2013 Rod Stewart has little to prove as a rock star. He has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame twice, once solo and once with The Faces. Of late he has had enormous success with a series of albums singing other people’s songs including standards of The Great American Songbook.