Archive for the ‘Oldies But Goodies Songs’ Category

“Godfather Of Go-Go” Chuck Brown Has Died

May 17, 2012 - 2:43 pm No Comments

Chuck Brown, better known as the “Godfather of Go-Go” has passed away.  The death, from complications from sepsis, was confirmed by his manager, Tom Goldfogle. Mr. Brown had been hospitalized for pneumonia.

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Nancy Wilson Of Heart Got Hitched (again)!

May 3, 2012 - 4:25 pm No Comments

Congratulations to Nancy Wilson of Heart, who got married for the second time Saturday (April 26) at Sammy Hagar’s restaurant in Mill Valley, California. Her husband is a Fox-TV executive in charge of, among other things, the music on “Glee.” Nancy was arried to director Cameron Crowe from 1986 to 2010. They have two children.

Tribute To Levon Helm

April 26, 2012 - 12:14 pm No Comments

Get The Band’s Greatest Hits For Only $10! Free Shipping… use code “oldies”.

Dick Clark – Dead At 82

April 19, 2012 - 2:41 pm No Comments

Host and TV producer Dick Clark has died. He was 82.

Spokesman Paul Shefrin said the “American Bandstand” creator had a heart attack Wednesday morning at Saint John’s hospital in Santa Monica, a day after he was admitted for an outpatient procedure.















http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-31749_162-57415954-10391698/dick-clark-dead-at-82/

Ever Wonder Who The First Boomer Was?

April 12, 2012 - 12:46 pm No Comments

We were wondering who the very first Baby Boomer was so we did a little research.  The very first baby was born after midnight on the night of December 31, 1945. In the early 80′s, author Landon Y. Jones found an account in the Philadelphia Inquirer which identified Kathleen Casey-Kirschling as having been born at one second after midnight. Though others may claim to be the first, the media has selected Ms. Casey-Kirschling as the first boomer.

Grammy Award Winner Adele

April 5, 2012 - 3:41 pm No Comments

Not exactly an Oldie But Goodie YET, but I absolutely love Adele’s new Grammy Winning CD 21!  Her voice reminds me of many Oldies singers and she sings with passion that I haven’t seen in years.

Happy Birthday Mike Love (Of The Beach Boys)!

March 15, 2012 - 11:35 am No Comments

Mike turns 71 today!

Come on… Are we really that old?

March 8, 2012 - 2:20 pm No Comments

Check out Larry from one of my all time favorite shows Three’s Company!

RIP Davy Jones

March 1, 2012 - 12:50 pm No Comments

Davy Jones passed away yesterday at the young age of 66 at his home in Florida.

I always loved the Monkees and Davy will be missed.  Here is a link with some of the Monkees Greatest Hits:

Monkees Greatest Hits

Think You Are Old… Really?

February 23, 2012 - 12:59 pm No Comments

Are You Old?  How Many Do You Remember?

> > Head lights dimmer switches on the floor.
> > Ignition switches on the dashboard.
> > Heaters mounted on the inside of the fire wall.
> > Real ice boxes.
> > Pant leg clips for bicycles without chain guards.
> > Soldering irons you heat on a gas burner.
> > Using hand signals for cars without turn signals.

If you remember the last one, then yeah, you may be pretty old!   :)