The Who

Looking back on the good old Horseshoe Tavern

If there is one club in Canada that deserves the adjective "legendary," it's the Horseshoe Tavern.<p>I cut my teeth on the live music scene in Toronto …

Loretta Lynn

Why January 13th Matters In Rock History

It’s January 13th and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 1973, <b>Eric Clapton</b> made his stage comeback at London’s Rainbow …

Rock Music

Bass Transcription: Andy Fraser’s Bass Line on “Mr. Big” by Free

<i>This is the seventh in a series of transcriptions of the work of unsung British bassists, as prompted by conversations on the No Treble Facebook</i> …

Guitar

Eric Clapton Says That He’s Going Deaf While Battling Other Health Issues

It seems that decades of standing in front of giant amplifiers, blasting super-charged blues rock has caught up with Eric Clapton. In a recent interview with BBC2, the man they call “Slowhand” revealed that, like his peers Pete Townshend and Stephen Stills, he is lately battling hearing problems. …

Music

Cult Movies and Big Screen Idols: Covers to ‘Films and Filming’ magazine

Joe Dallesandro, April 1971. <br>Films and Filming was a middle-brow, high-quality monthly movie magazine published in the UK between October 1953 to …

Stanley Kubrick

Eric Clapton Reveals He's Losing His Hearing, Suffering from Tinnitus

Eric Clapton has revealed that he is losing his hearing.<p>During an interview with BBC Radio 2’s Steve Wright on Tuesday, the 72-year-old guitar great …

Eric Clapton

Rotosound Kicks off 60th Anniversary Year at NAMM with Bass Legends

Bass Legends Billy Sheehan and Doug Wimbish Help Iconic British Brand Celebrate 60th Anniversary<p>British string manufacturer Rotosound, is celebrating …

Bass Guitar

Michael Landau Announces New Album, 'Rock Bottom,' Shares "We're Alright"

The album features David Frazee on vocals and guitar, Michael's brother, Teddy Landau (Raging Honkies), on bass, Larry Goldings on keyboards and Alan …

Guitar

25 Things You Might Not Know About Birthday Boy Jimmy Page

On January 9th, 1944, <b>Jimmy Page</b> <b></b>was born in England. We all know he’d go on to become the guitarist for <b>Led Zeppelin</b> <b></b>but to celebrate his birthday, here …

Rock Music

GardaWorld armored vehicle drives down SF bike lane, crashes into tree, drives off

City officials are investigating after a GardaWorld armored vehicle crashed into a tree on a San Francisco sidewalk Tuesday afternoon.<p>San Francisco resident John Entwistle captured the incident on private security cameras positioned outside his home at 17th and Sanchez streets. The footage shows …

San Francisco

I Can’t Come to Work Today, I Think I Have a FIFA

It is comforting to know that the medical world is constantly developing and striving to improve diagnoses, treatments and understanding of health …

Law

Hendrix, Page, and Standing Out in a Crowded Effects Market: A Conversation with Roger Mayer

Whilst the man standing at the front of the stage hogs the limelight, there’s often an essential brain hidden away behind the scenes, keeping the …

Guitar

Wilko Johnson and Norman Watt-Roy: “We were packing places out because we were so different from whatever else was happening”

<b>Straight-talking, straight-playing Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson is a true rock ’n’ roll survivor. Here, with Blockheads bassist, Norman</b> …

Guitar

Why January 4th Matters In Rock History

It’s January 4th and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 2004, <b>Ray Davies</b> of <b>The</b> <b>Kinks</b> was shot in the leg in New Orleans. The …

Rock Music

Queen's Brilliant After-Show Party At Kensington Roof Gardens (1986)

Freddie Mercury with Sam Fox<p>On July the 11th and 12th 1986, Queen performed at London’s Wembley Stadium. The Magic Tour took in 26 dates around …

Freddie Mercury

What Needs to Change in Cancer Treatment for Young Adults - Cancer on Nautilus

I treated an inspiring teenage girl in my clinic the other day. Although Sadie has made a complete recovery from her liver cancer and bears no …

Cancer

NEIL CRAVEN: I predict 2018 will see big change on the high street

My prediction for the coming year: the next 12 months will be a watershed moment for the high street. In fact, that moment may already be here.<p>Its …

Personal Finance (UK)

The year in music: 2017’s biggest stories from the world of music

From Ed Sheeran’s arm-breaking, record-smashing, chart-changing third album to Taylor Swift’s riveting Reputation return, 2017 has been a interesting …

News (Ireland)

STONEHAGE FLEMING GLOBAL BEST IDEAS EQUITY focuses on strong brands

No one can accuse Gerrit Smit of having doubts as a fund manager. He is someone who believes passionately in how he goes about generating profits for …

Personal Finance (UK)

10 Years Ago: 'Rock Band' Changes the Music Video Game Industry

By 2007, Activision's <i>Guitar Hero</i> franchise was a known quantity and a wild success in the video game industry. But with <i>Rock Band</i>, which arrived that …

Classic Rock

Why Beatles' Star Club Tapes Best Represent the Group's Early Bar-Band Spirit

These raw 1962 bootlegs capture the young Fab Four at their hungriest<p>Any deep-delver into the Beatles' catalog is familiar with those raging pockets …

Music

Acoustic Guitar Recording Techniques of the Pros

Richard Chycki(Rush, Dream Theater, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Skillet)Acoustic guitar is such an expressive instrument, and miking it to capture all …

Guitar

Bono, stop pining for the good old days of masculine music – it never existed

Another day, another ageing male rock star blundering in to share his thoughts on the modern music industry.<p>“I think music has gotten very girly,” …

Kendrick Lamar

The biggest moments in music 2017 - Part 2

We continue our round up of the biggest stories in music from 2017. In case you missed it, you can find part one here. Now settle in and cast your …

Dua Lipa

Rockers With Hidden Talents

The principal talent of your average world-famous rocker is often plainly obvious. That's how they end up, you know, world famous.<p>Brian May, for …

Bass Guitar

What Needs to Change in Cancer Treatment for Young Adults - Facts So Romantic

I treated an inspiring teenage girl in my clinic the other day. Although Sadie has made a complete recovery from her liver cancer and bears no …

Cancer

Jackson Browne to Receive Les Paul Innovation Award at Winter NAMM

Jackson Browne will receive the Les Paul Innovation Award at music trade show NAMM on Jan 27 (the show runs from Jan. 25 – 28) in Anaheim, Calif. The …

Jackson Browne

Film Review: Hugh Jackman in ‘The Greatest Showman’

Director:Michael GraceyWith:Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Austyn Johnson, Cameron Seely, Keala Settle, Sam …

Celebrity News

Teen, young adult cancer patients fall through the cracks: Can technology help?

<b>(CNN) —</b> "I had come home from a run and was sitting down on my couch to eat dinner, and I heard a gunshot go off inside my head," Sarah Stream says. On that October day in 2009, she was 15 years old and just six weeks into her sophomore year of high school.<p>Startled, she jumped. But in the next …

Cancer

Woodstock Shred: Revisiting Ten Year After's "I'm Going Home"

"The solo in the movie sounds pretty rough to me these days, but it had the energy, and that was what Ten Years After were all about at the time." …

Guitar