REO Speedwagon – Tropicana Showroom – Atlantic City (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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REO Speedwagon – Tropicana Showroom – Atlantic City (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

REO Speedwagon – Tropicana Showroom – Atlantic City, NJ – December 4, 2021 REO Speedwagon brought out thousands of excited fans on Saturday night to the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, NJ. While most of the crowd fell in the fifty something category, younger fans were represented too, as this band keeps bringing it fifty-three … Continue reading

Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

BRIAN WILSON: LONG PROMISED ROAD (2021) Featuring Brian Wilson, Jason Fine, Al Jardine, Don Was, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Nick Jonas, Jim James, Jakob Dylan, Gustavo Dudamel, Linda Perry, Taylor Hawkins, Steven Page, Bob Gaudio, Blondie Chaplin, Stephen Kalinich, Melinda Wilson and Andy Paley. Written by Brent Wilson and Jason Fine. Directed by Brent Wilson. … Continue reading

Ken Sharp – Miniatures (A PopEntertainment.com Music Review)
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Ken Sharp – Miniatures (A PopEntertainment.com Music Review)

Ken Sharp – Miniatures (Jet Fighter) Miniatures couldn’t be a more apt title for the latest album by singer/songwriter power pop artist Ken Sharp. None of these 32 (count ‘em, 32!) songs clocks in at even two minutes long, and the shortest is the album-closing title track which clocks in at 37 seconds. However, just … Continue reading

Blackmore’s Night – Nature’s Light (A PopEntertainment.com Music Review)
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Blackmore’s Night – Nature’s Light (A PopEntertainment.com Music Review)

Blackmore’s Night – Nature’s Light (earMusic) Although guitarist and songwriter Ritchie Blackmore is undoubtedly best known as an original member of classic rock staples Deep Purple and as the leader of the early metal band Rainbow, he has been in this band – together with his wife, singer Candice Night – longer than he was … Continue reading

Late British Deejay John Peel’s Legendary Radio Sessions Are Findable Again
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Late British Deejay John Peel’s Legendary Radio Sessions Are Findable Again

Late British Deejay John Peel’s Legendary Radio Sessions Are Findable Again by Brad Balfour Back when I was a rebel-rock whippersnapper, the British/UK scene – and by association, that meant Ireland and Scotland as well – were considered pop culture highlands that one wanted to visit and climb. Going to England was the idea; to … Continue reading

Jaan Uhelszki – Creem Rising to the Top
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Jaan Uhelszki – Creem Rising to the Top

Jaan Uhelszki Creem Rising to the Top By Jay S. Jacobs “America’s Only Rock ‘N’ Roll Magazine.” That’s a pretty brash statement. A little defiant. Perhaps even a touch naïve. That’s why the catchphrase fit the legendary rock mag Creem – the magazine was proudly all of those things. Born in Detroit in the late … Continue reading

Suzi Quatro – Looking at a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life with Little Suzi from Detroit
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Suzi Quatro – Looking at a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life with Little Suzi from Detroit

Suzi Quatro Looking at a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life with Little Suzi from Detroit By Jay S. Jacobs Suzi Quatro kicked open the door for women in rock and roll. But do her a favor, though, don’t think of her as a woman rocker. She is just a rocker, full stop. “I never thought of … Continue reading

Russ Giguere of The Association – Words He Uses to Describe…
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Russ Giguere of The Association – Words He Uses to Describe…

Russ Giguere of The Association Words He Uses to Describe… by Jay S. Jacobs In the introduction to his new autobiography Along Comes the Association, long-time band member Russ Giguere good-naturedly explains to the reader who exactly he is and why he felt the need to write about his life in The Association. It is … Continue reading