This week's best radio: David Essex and
The GuardianThis week's best radio: David Essex and Adrian MoleThe GuardianThe star turn is Albert Hammond, performing a selection of classic Radio 2 hits. Constitutional is an unashamedly educational podcast from the Washington Post. Sub-titled “a podcast about the story of America” it's presented by Lillian Cunningham who ...
Posted on 23 September 2017 | 3:09 am
The Musical Guide to Birmingham | Redbrick |
RedbrickThe Musical Guide to Birmingham | Redbrick | University of ...RedbrickWhether you're into cheesy bangers, warehouse raves or the thrill of live performance, we're on hand to highlight the best of Brum.and more »
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 1:00 am
Liederreise mit Albert Hammond - PNP Plus
PNP Plus (Abonnement)Liederreise mit Albert HammondPNP Plus (Abonnement)Bad Füssing. Aus seiner Feder stammen Welthits wie "The Air That I Breathe" (Hollies), "99 Miles from LA" (Art Garfunkel), "One Moment in Time" (Whitney Houston), "When I need you" (Leo Sayer), "Nothing's Gonna Stop us now" (Starship), "I don't wonna ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 7:08 pm
The Firebaugh Files: Farming is a part of
Casper Star-Tribune OnlineThe Firebaugh Files: Farming is a part of Josh Allen's past, but not a part of his futureCasper Star-Tribune OnlineThe Cowboys were playing BYU in the Poinsettia Bowl, and Albert Hammond's “It Never Rains In Southern California” received a soggy rebuke. “We were like, 'Are you kidding me? Are you really kidding me?'” LaVonne said. “That was just kind of crazy.”.and more »
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 3:08 pm
Mountain Sounds announces its first act for
Brag MagazineMountain Sounds announces its first act for 2018, and an extra day of musicBrag MagazineRecent years have seen RÜFÜS, Dune Rats, Violent Soho, DMA's, Sticky Fingers, Ball Park Music, Alison Wonderland, DZ Deathrays, Tkay Maidza and more play alongside international guests like The Strokes' Albert Hammond Jr, and we're sure the ...
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 8:28 pm
Joel Furniss: What’s Going On? The lines
Some famous examples of musical plagiarism help to contextualise this surprising ruling that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Gaye’s ‘Got To Give It Up’ - surprising because here the talk was of a ‘vibe’ or ‘feel’, rather than lyrics, melodies or chord progression typical in accusations of musical copyright infringement.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 3:54 pm
Today in history: Gen. Robert E. Lee
Thought for Today: "The ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945).
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 4:52 am
Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner is 89. Satirical songwriter and mathematician Tom Lehrer is 87. Actor Jean-Paul Belmondo is 82. Rock singer Gerard Way (My Chemical Romance) is 38.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 11:25 pm
Today in History - Quincy Herald-Whig |
Today is Thursday, April 9, the 99th day of 2015. There are 266 days left in the year. On April 9, 1865, Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered his army to Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House in Virginia.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 9:14 pm
Today in History
Today is Thursday, April 9, the 99th day of 2015. There are 266 days left in the year.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 9:01 pm
Festival Noize: Big Ticket, Live In The
Other artists cozying up to audiences at intimate venues include The Strokes’ Albert Hammond Jr., Atlas Sound, Autechre and Jessica Pratt. Atlas Sound @ Swedish American Hall (doors open 9 p.m.) Autechre, Cygnus and Rob Hall @ Mezzanine (doors open 8 ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:06 am
How the California drought threatens the US
In 1972, singer Albert Hammond had a top ten hit with his single and subsequent album titled “It Never Rains in Southern California.” The words refer to a land where glamor rules and 80ºF (around 27ºC) temps are the norm. Los Angeles might be home to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:56 pm
Albert Hammond Jr wants to play one
It might seem hard to believe that one fifth of The Strokes, one of the planet’s biggest rock bands, could wrestle with self-doubt. But that was the situation that Albert Hammond Jr found himself in. Following a stint in rehab, the Los Angeles-native ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:12 pm
The Vaccines’ Freddie Cowan on five
Given that notable ascent, we asked guitarist Freddie Cowan to describe his favorite memories from the past few years of playing with legends and impressing the likes of Albert Hammond Jr. and Debbie Harry. When we played with the guy from CCR, John Fogert ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:02 am
Vampire Weekend’s Chris Baio and The Strokes’ Albert Hammond, Jr. both produced new solo material, R&B artist Miguel dropped another fun, alluring album that took critics by storm and DJ Snake produced more hits similar in style to his past production ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:48 am
Resolved Question: Calling all
Does anyone know the name of the song played right at the beginning of this video? thanks!!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R91HqTB1RIA It's not Rocket! That was a different riff later in the episode, the guy who was responding was confused as to which riff he meant! thanks anyway
Posted on 26 July 2013 | 4:17 am
Resolved Question: I'm looking for the
"It Never Rains in Southern California" (1972)
Posted on 12 January 2013 | 11:24 am
Resolved Question: What do you think of
Please Evaluate? Thanks
Posted on 9 May 2011 | 9:20 pm
Resolved Question: Who's a better guitar in
Albert Hammond Jr or Nick Valensi (both of The Strokes)
Posted on 22 April 2011 | 8:29 pm
Resolved Question: R&P: Albert Hammond Jr.,
I suppose most of you know him from The Strokes....which is mostly YAY!
I'm going to go with a BIG FAT YAYYY!!!
BQ: Favourite Albert Hammond Jr. song?
BQ2: Favourite Strokes song?
BQ3: Dr. Pepper, yay or nay?
Posted on 17 April 2011 | 1:54 pm