Darrell Tackett

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When Miles Davis crashed his Lamborghini, I was there

In 1972, Miles Davis wrecked his coke-filled Miura and broke both his legs. Jim Glickenhaus was the first person on scene.<p>Someone posted in FerrariChat that Miles Davis had fallen asleep at the wheel in 1972 and stuffed his Lamborghini.<p>There was a bit more to it than that. I was there and responded.<p>…

30 Incredible Ways Technology Will Change Education By 2028

<b>30 Incredible Ways Technology Will Change Education By 2028</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Technology is changing at a rapid pace, so much so that it’s challenging to …

Microsoft May Have Just Released The Best Gmail App For The iPhone

Microsoft just released its new Outlook email app for iPhone, and the first reviews are overwhelmingly positive.<p>For iPhone users, finding an email app that works well with Gmail isn't easy, and Outlook in many ways represents Microsoft's bid to beat Google at its own game. It might just have pulled …

Apps

A Great Overview of The Flipped Classroom

January 30, 2015<br>Looking for a short insightful overview of the Flipped Classroom concept? Dr Jackie Gerstein has this wonderful video clip where she …

Education Technology

Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton: A Consideration of 1967 Trios

It is only natural that as part of the overall experimentation going on in pop, attempts at using new combinations of instruments would be tried. The …

Jimi Hendrix: 1942-1970

LONDON — Jimi Hendrix is dead at age 27.<p>The exact nature of the death is still vague, and a coroner’s inquest is to be held in London September 30th. …

Hendrix: Twenty Years After

Twenty years after his death, Jimi Hendrix is still inspiring legions of guitar-hero hopefuls. His pioneering use of feedback and distortion has been …

Jimi Hendrix: The Legacy

Once you’re dead, you’ve got it made,” said Jimi Hendrix, and he wasn’t joking. Since the visionary guitarist’s death in 1970, eighteen albums of …

Jimi: The Man and the Music

When Jimi Hendrix sent his Fender Stratocaster up in flames at the end of his historic performance at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967, it was the …

Jimi’s Last Ride

On the evening of August 26th, 1970, Jimi Hendrix walked through the street-level door at 52 West 8th Street in New York’s Greenwich Village into …

Guitar

People, Hell & Angels

Jimi Hendrix made three historic studio albums in 1967 and ’68. He spent the rest of his life laboring and failing to finish a fourth. But it was a …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

Photos: Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Beatles Exhibit

Ringo Starr Bass Drum Head, 1964<p>It was part of Starr’s drum kit when the Beatles performed on the <i>Ed Sullivan Show</i> in February 1964.<p>John Lennon Coat, …

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Paul McCartney: The Beatles Considered Reuniting

The Beatles had considered getting back together while all four members were still alive, says Paul McCartney. “There was talk of re-forming the …

Ringo Starr, Confident and Sober: Rolling Stone’s 1992 Feature Story

“Sometimes I can’t believe that it’s been twenty-two years since the boys were together,” says Ringo Starr as he sits backstage at the Variety Arts …

Inside the Beatles’ Vinyl Album Remasters

The remastered Beatles catalog arrives on 180-gram vinyl in record stores tomorow (today in the U.K.). While engineers didn’t have to spend as much …

John Lennon’s Final Interview

On December 5, 1980, three days before he was murdered, John Lennon sat down with <i>Rolling Stone</i>‘s Jonathan Cott for a nine-hour interview. Select …

The Beatles George Harrison’s lost guitar solo

In this clip from <i>Living in the Material World,</i> Martin Scorsese's documentary about George Harrison, the late Beatle's son Dhani, along with George …

The Real Story Behind the Beatles’ Last Days

Sunday marked an anniversary most Beatles fans would rather forget: the day in 1970 when Paul McCartney announced to the world that the Beatles were …

The Lost Beatles Photos: Rare Shots From 1964-1966

(no title)<p>Upon arriving in Los Angeles for their August 23, 1964 concert at the Hollywood Bowl the Beatles discovered their reservations at the …

Rob Sheffield’s Top 25 Songs of 2013

My 25 favorite songs of 2013, including but not limited to: hits, obscurities, disco infernos, guitar monsters, rap anthems, slow jams and karaoke …

Fricke’s Picks: 2013’s Best Reissues From Under the Radar

As rock & roll gets older, there is more history to examine, re-evaluate and (of course) reissue. What follows is more of this year’s bounty of …

Greenwich Village: what remains of New York's beat generation haunts?

Five decades have passed since America's troubadours and beat poets flocked to Greenwich Village, filling its smoky late-night basement bars and coffee houses with folk songs and influencing some of the most recognisable musicians of the era.<p>A few landmarks of those bygone bohemian days – most …