Feb 23, 2018 by David Farrell Fyi Music News Reports: Paul Anka, the Ottawa born singer, songwriter, and actor – who transcended the '50s, '60s, and '70s with hit songs such as "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder", and "(You're) Having My Baby" – is the latest and final inductee into the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards, as recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. Anka wrote such well-known music as the theme for The Tonight Show Starring John
Despite all of the stories about the music of the 50s and 60s being phased out, we Baby Boomers still love to hear oldies. In fact this is their favorite music. People in their 50s 60s and 70s are being cheated from their favorite music. Terrestrial radio stations have all but eliminated oldies from their formats yet when I go into stores, oldies are playing and people our age are singing along. The music we grew up with is timeless! Everyone can remember a Beatles tune, or a
The following information was provided by Excellentwebworld.com Internet radio is growing in leaps and bound but internet technology in general is about to take a big leap getting you connected to a city's infrastructure. Smart City Smart City IoT projects will focus on improving the lives of people that live in the world’s biggest metropolises. This technology will help to streamline transportation, by collecting massive amounts of data regarding traffic, parking lots, and p
We always associate music with certain times in our life. That's why Edgewater Gold Radio emphasizes great times and great memories. Today I want to focus on 1971. It was the year that I graduated High School. The reason why I chose 1971 is because an old friend from my class texted me and reminded me of a reunion they are having later this year. I pulled up the top 100 songs of that year and looking at each of them triggers so many great memories! Here they are! Billboard Ye
Jefferson Starship will be appearing at the Rollins Center at Dover Downs on Friday, June 22 at 9:00PM. They are from San Francisco, California and evolved out of the group Jefferson Airplane following the departure of bassist Jack Casady and guitarist Jorma Kaukonen. The band has undergone several major changes in personnel and genres through the years while retaining the same Jefferson Starship name. The band name was retired in 1985, but picked up again in the early '90
The Steven Miller Band and Peter Frampton head out on their summer tour together starting June 12 in Indiana. And this year’s outing for the Steve Miller Band marks 50 years of touring and recording. To celebrate this milestone anniversary, a vinyl box set of 9 remastered albums, called Complete Albums Volume 1 (1968-1976), will be released before the summer tour gets underway on May 18. The following information was obtained from Radio.com.
The 2018 inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were announced Wednesday morning, and this year’s class includes a trio of ’80s legends: Bon Jovi, Dire Straits and The Cars. Also included this year are progressive rock icons the Moody Blues and the late jazz/soul songstress Nina Simone. Additionally, rock pioneer Sister Rosetta Tharpe will earn a special honor, the Award for Early Influence, to recognize her contributions to the nascent genre. Perhaps the biggest questi
Canadian vocalist Neil Donell has just joined Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band Chicago. The announcement quickly followed the news that vocalist/bassist Jeff Coffey was leaving Chicago after a less than two-year stint. Donell is an in-demand session vocalist as well as a songwriter, producer, arranger and vocal coach. Toronto-based, he has made guest appearances with Chicago in the past. Since 2008, he has been a vocalist in Brass Transit, a popular Chicago tribute band from C
We don't normally post disturbing news stories but the events that unfolded in Florida this week really angered me. Steps to controlling this growing problem are so simple yet politicians are so greedy and self centered that they refuse to take any action. Evil continues to spread through our country! Below is an article published by Rolling Stone Magazine. In the wake of yet another mass shooting in America, the predictable responses are already pouring in. The do-nothing c
This article was published by Billboard News on Feb. 13, 2018. Gladys Knight caused the Internet to collectively clutch its pearls when she stepped out for Clive Davis’ annual Grammy party last month. Now, as the saying goes “black don’t crack,” but it is understood that it may begin to sag at some point. Not for Ms. Knight! The 73-year-old stunned wearing a floor-length gown while showing off her mega-watt smile, smooth skin and minimal make up to enhance her natural beauty.