Rod McKuen Unlikely Star, Shunned Limelight Living His Introspective Poetry and Songs

Rod McKuen Unlikely Star, Shunned Limelight Living His Introspective Poetry and Songs

We somehow missed out on Rod McKuen during the day (late 1960s) even having grown up in his hometown of Oakland. But, we’re appreciating Rod’s beautiful music, lyrics and orchestrations (along with Anita Kerr’s). Interesting connection between other Bay Area folk, namely Glen Yarborough and Johnny Mathis and , of course, jack kerouoac. Never too […]

Joe Franklin was Ultimate Nostalgist, Mr 'Memory Lane'

Joe Franklin was Ultimate Nostalgist, Mr ‘Memory Lane’

“Joe Franklin’s Memory Lane,” read the sign nearly buried in an avalanche of ephemera in Room 305, off a nondescript hallway in a Times Square building. The office door bore a small “Joe Franklin Show” sign, and to venture inside on Tuesday was to wander — or squeeze, given the clutter — through seven decades […]

DICK DALE , THE LEGEND, RETURNS TO STAGE AFTER ANOTHER BOUT WITH CANCER

DICK DALE , THE LEGEND, RETURNS TO STAGE AFTER ANOTHER BOUT WITH CANCER

Classic 1963 performance by Dick Dale on Ed Sullivan show featuring Dick singing before breaking into ‘Miserlou’ IF YOU LIKE THIS PAGE THERE’S A LOT MORE – SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE TODAY! >>>   DICK DALE , THE LEGEND, RETURNS TO STAGE AFTER SERIOUS CANCER BOUT   Dick Dale, the King (and originator) of the Surf […]

TOP 13 HOLIDAY OLDIES (Food) SONGS plus Top Christmas  Rarities

TOP 13 HOLIDAY OLDIES (Food) SONGS plus Top Christmas Rarities

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