Elektra/RhinoCarly Simon celebrated the 50th anniversary of her eponymous debut solo album Tuesday. Released on February 9, 1971, the album yielded Simon’s first Top 10 hit, “That’s the Way I’ve Always Heard It Should Be,” and scored her two Grammy nods — winning her Best New Artist in 1972. Speaking to Billboard, Simon openedRead More →

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for The Bob Woodruff FoundationNews has just emerged that Bruce Springsteen was arrested for driving while intoxicated and other charges this past fall in his home state of New Jersey. According to the National Park Service, Springsteen was arrested on November 14, 2020, in Gateway National RecreationRead More →

Ode/A&MFifty years ago today, February 10, one of the best-selling and most beloved albums of all time was released: Carole King’s Tapestry. Here are five fascinating facts about this landmark 1971 album: #5.  In 1972, Carole King became the first solo female artist to win the Grammy for Record ofRead More →

ABC/CRAIG SJODINElton John joined film legend Michael Caine for a comedic video aimed at urging people in Britain to get vaccinated against COVID-19. “The more people in society who get vaccinated, the more chance there is of eradicating the national COVID pandemic,” the 73-year-old singer says in the clip, adding, “It’s really importantRead More →

Pic Quik’s Santa Fe Grill is officially celebrating 24 years in Las Cruces! From the medicine man burrito to the shrimp cocktail, there is something for everyone with 10 locations across Southern NM!   Pic Quick is also a proud sponsor of the “Artist of the Afternoon” on 101 Gold,Read More →

Courtesy of the Rock & Roll Hall of FameThe Go-Go’s, Tina Turner, Todd Rundgren, Devo and Carole King are among the 16 artists nominated for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2021. The other nominees are Chaka Khan, Dionne Warwick, Kate Bush, LL Cool J, MaryRead More →

Credit: Bojan HohnjecQueen + Adam Lambert have announced the “heartbreaking” news that their Rhapsody Tour of the U.K. and Europe has now been postponed until 2022 because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The trek originally was scheduled to kick off in May of 2020, but it initially was pushed backRead More →

Golden Robot RecordsLongtime Guns N’ Roses keyboardist Dizzy Reed‘s covers side project Hookers & Blow has released a rendition of The Zombies‘ classic 1968 hit “Time of the Season” as a digital single and via streaming services. “Time of the Season” is the fifth advance single that released from HookersRead More →

Courtesy of Al JardineFounding Beach Boys singer Al Jardine will release a new single this Friday called “Waves of Love 2.0,” an updated version of song that originally appeared as a bonus track on the 2012 reissue of Jardine’s 2010 debut solo studio album, A Postcard from California. The trackRead More →

Courtesy of Rolling Live Studios and The Bowery ElectricBlondie‘s Debbie Harry and Clem Burke and New York Dolls frontman David Johansen are among the many artists that will pay tribute to late New York Dolls rhythm guitarist Sylvain Sylvain during a virtual streaming concert event taking place on Valentine’s Day,Read More →