The Beatles VI was recorded on Capital Records and released in the US and Canada in 1965. It is a window into The Beatles early influences, and the listener gets a chance to hear the creativity that was to become even more pronounced as time went on.
Ringo Starr had a big hit with this his 3rd album. He had help from his former band mates, and it was great to have them all together on this album even though it wasn't all at the same time.
Part Two of Great Things about America continues the vein of what makes America so great and the reasons why America is like no other counttry.
The United States has been going through a little of a rough patch lately. It is time to see all the wonderful things that can be found in our great country.
I watch all kinds of movies, but romantic comedies have never been my genre. Recently I changed my mind after viewing these two movies.
Doug and Carrie have the relationship of sweet and sour, and it makes it fun for the viewers to watch them interact and make us laugh.Here are five episodes that could have lost some laughs, but found them instead.
Every year since I was 13 I have gotten a new Christmas album for the season. This year I thought I was going to go without one, but then I saw this album on YouTube and I just had to get it. The album doesn't disappoint.
The sights and sounds of the Christmas season always prevail. Here are some of the bestselling Christmas albums through the decades.
When the fall season comes around it always seems to bring to mind books that take place during this season. Three books always seem to come to mind. Let us see what makes them so memorable.
ABBA had a reign of success beginning in the early 1970's and lasting till 1981. This album is number 7 and it was a lucky number. This album has so many great songs in it, and shows just how talented they were.
Buddy Holly inspired so many famous rock stars: The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, and so many more. Holly's music provided the template for some of the best rock songs ever written. Here are some of his best.
Canned Heat introduced the world to their blues and rock sound. It is a magical blend. Here are some of the best songs from their greatest hits.
The album With The Beatles, showed how much they had grown from the first album Please, Please Me. The listener got to hear more original songs, and songs that the Beatles picked from other artists to make their own. This album made them even more famous. It was the start of their future creativity.
The first time I heard Madness it was during the 1980's. "Our House" was the song that brought them the most success in America. They have much more songs that need to be mentioned and enjoyed let's get started.
Paul McCartney tops the charts after 36 years with his new album Egypt Station. Let us explore what makes this album a #1.
The Kinks released this concept album in 1970, and we can find out all about the music industry and how it affects the band by listening to this album. Ray Davies created a masterpiece and it is one of his favorites of the albums he released through the years.
Aretha Franklin has gone, but her music lives on. Here are some of her best songs she released throughout the decades.
Elvis Presley had so many wonderful songs in his career. What were 10 of his best songs from some of the movies he made?
Hunky Dory is David Bowie's 4th album. It is the album that got David going into the musical direction he wanted to go. This album will give the listener glimpses of future great David Bowie songs.
A Hard Days Night album by The Beatles was the first album of theirs that contained all original compositions. It was the start for great things to come for this group, and led to Beatle mania.
The Kinks issued this concept album in 1968 and, with good reason, it is one of Ray Davies's favorites. This album will take you to the magical world Ray created to find peace and harmony.
Ringo, Elvis, and CeeLo bring Christmas joy with their albums. These three albums should be on everyone's Christmas rotation.
Tom Petty and his band created music that will keep the pulse of rock and roll beating from here to enternity.
We all know the Beatles' greatest hits, but what about songs that had names in the titles? Here are the songs that still entertain us today.
In 1973 Jim Croce died in a plane crash. He was just beginning to gain popularity in the music world, and it was quite a shock to hear of his passing. This album shows Jim at his best.
John Lennon was banished for 18 months by Yoko Ono. He called it his "lost weekend." The best thing to come out of that awful time was the album "Walls and Bridges."
John Lennon's solo career showed just how much talent he had. He created rock and roll and country songs that displayed humor, seriousness, and playfulness, and more. Here is a look at the ten best.
The second album by Wham! lived up to its name by catapulting them to super stardom. This is pop at its finest.
1970 a year that found the former Beatles on the record charts at the same time. What caused the break up and what are the first solo albums they released at that time?
John Lennon's "Rock 'n' Roll" is an insight into what inspired Lennon's songwriting and the artists that influenced him the most. The album is magnificent.
Andy Griffith was the star of the Andy Griffith Show, but it takes more than one person to make a show memorable. Aunt Bee joined the show as Andy's Aunt and she entered our hearts as well.
George Michael recorded so many wonderful songs, but what are some of his best?
A strong and intelligent woman. Jessica Fletcher on Murder She Wrote gives the viewer comedy, mystery, drama and an endless parade of stars. Tune in and you will be thoroughly entertained.
Pets are more than animals they are our friends and family members. In the entertainment field songs have been written for our four legged friends and here are a few that deserve mention.
Paul McCartney gets better all the time and this record is one of his masterpieces.
Paul McCartney's second album proved he could make it on his own as a musician and singer.
What songs influenced this band and helped mold them to become one of the greatest bands in rock and roll history?
St. Patrick’s Day brings to mind Kelly green, shamrocks, leprechauns, and all things Irish. What is I that makes everyone want to be Irish for the day?
Here are some Christmas songs that will fill you with cheer and help you spread that holiday spirit. These songs are a festival for the ears.
Halloween is a time to reflect on the strange occurrences that can happen in this world. Be thankful you haven't encountered them unless you like to be frightened.
Songs are so powerful they can make you dance, they can make you think, they can bring back a memory, and they can take a place in our hearts with their messages. Here is a list of wonderful songs that pay tribute to fellow performers that were either friends or inspirations. Here is a list of...
Hollywood has produced religious movies since the industry began. In 1923 The Ten Commandments was released it was a silent picture lasting 136 minutes. Motion pictures know that the Bible is the greatest book ever written, and so through the years, the Bible has weaved its way into new movies...
Soul Singers whose lives ended just when then were at their peaks.
Songs are about what people have experienced and know about or about something they like. These songs all fall under the category of favorite alcoholic beverage. This topic knows no boundaries from the earliest of times there have been the drinking songs. I don’t really drink that much, but I...
The Oscars always reward the great drama. Those gut retching, tear producing scenes that the viewers love to watch. What about the comedies? They say it is harder to be funny that it is to do drama, so it is unusual that Oscar doesn’t reward the comedy movie more often. Here is a list of the times...
Lincoln is everywhere from tv commericials, to the movies, what makes this man still fascinating to the public? Stephen B. Oates has brought Lincoln to life in his book and we see just how complex this President really was during his lifetime.
Fall is in the air and thoughts of Halloween are sure to follow. Here are some songs to get you in that Halloween mood. Use them as a playlist for your ipod or for that Halloween Party you might decide to throw. You are sure to be entertained.
We created our summer playlist earlier in the season and now it is time to turn to the fall. What songs create that mellow mood of fall? Here are a few songs that will have you thinking of the falling leaves and cooler weather ahead.
In the years I grew up there were plenty of instrumental hits it doesn't seem to be that way today. Here is a list of some of the most outstanding instrumental songs that have stood the test of time. Hope these songs bring back some good memories or that they help create memories.
The best soul groups from the 60's and 70's gave us songs and performances that will stand the test of time. Here are some of the best groups around.