Live & Local with Howl - 11th Hour
11th HourLive & Local with Howl11th HourRight now, I'm loving Judy Garland's, “The Trolley Song” from Meet Me in St. Louis, Gilbert O'Sullivan's, “Alone Again (Naturally)” and Bob Welch's, “Sentimental Lady” featuring Christine McVie on backup vocals. Chris: There are certainly songs that I ...
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 7:52 am
This Week on Top 40 August 1972 - Best
Best Classic Bands (blog)This Week on Top 40 August 1972Best Classic Bands (blog)That would be Gilbert O'Sullivan's plaintive “Alone Again (Naturally)” and “Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)” from the Looking Glass. This was the then-25-year-old O'Sullivan's first U.S. chart hit; its follow-up, “Clair,” peaked at #2 and the Irishman ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 2:45 pm
WIN three reissued albums from Pet Shop Boys
Out & About NashvilleWIN three reissued albums from Pet Shop BoysOut & About Nashville... Are,” “Run, Girl, Run,” and “Reunion,” as well as previously-unreleased John Peel versions of “A Powerful Friend” and “If Looks Could Kill,” as well as a previously-unreleased cover version of Gilbert O'Sullivan's “Alone Again, Naturally” featuring ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 8:11 am
This Week in Rock History, July 24 – 30 -
GibsonThis Week in Rock History, July 24 – 30Gibson1972 – Gilbert O'Sullivan's “Alone Again (Naturally)” tops the U.S. singles chart. The ballad will hold go on to hold that spot for six non-consecutive weeks. 1970 – Mick Jagger makes his acting debut in the film Ned Kelly. 1973 – Grand Funk Railroad ...
Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:10 am
TLC, Blackstreet reach 'Way Back' with I
AZCentral.comTLC, Blackstreet reach 'Way Back' with I Love the 90's nostalgia tourAZCentral.com... get in R&B was ceded to gansta rap, and even hip-hop was having growing pains with sampling lawsuits, as exemplified by Biz Markie, who lost a landmark case because he hadn't cleared his pilfering of "Alone Again (Naturally)" with Gilbert O ...and more »
Posted on 23 July 2017 | 11:54 am
Ask Billboard: Is 14 Weeks at No. 1 Still a
As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to email@example.com. Please include your first and last name...
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 6:12 am
The new, even blurrier lines of the
How the new ruling against Robin Thicke and Pharrell kills creativity—and will ruin music for audiences The post The new, even blurrier lines of the post-’Blurred Lines’ universe appeared first on Macleans.ca .
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:31 am
Diana Krall - Wallflower
Occasionally, Diana Krall is more often seen, and is at her best, as a very fine jazz musician/singer and interpreter.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 7:59 am
Album and DVD reviews: Steve Barry, Diana
We take new releases from Steve Barry, Diana Krall, Foxygen, Dave Moss for a spin, plus preview Kylie Minogue's latest DVD
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 6:32 am
Shortlist album reviews
Reviews: Courtney Barnett, Daniel Johns, Seasick Steve, Diana Krall, Shifting Sands
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 6:05 am
Interview: Diana Krall on the making of
Among the composers Krall and Foster tackled are the Eagles (two songs), Elton John and Bernie Taupin (“Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word”) 10cc (“I’m Not in Love”), Neil Finn (“Don’t Dream It’s Over”) and Gilbert O’Sullivan (a ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:57 am
Gilbert O'Sullivan - I was bigger than Elton
Shy Gilbert O’Sullivan cut an unlikely figure in the glittering world of 1970s pop. But for five years the Irish-born singer-songwriter was just as famous as flamboyant Elton, selling millions of records and notching up six No 1 singles. Glam rock ...
Posted on 7 July 2015 | 7:15 am
Gilbert O’Sullivan is proud of his Irish
From massive hit singles to suing hip hop samplers, Gilbert O’Sullivan has had quite a career, writes Richard Fitzpatrick WE’RE seeing more these days of Gilbert O’Sullivan, who returns to Ireland this week for several gigs, than we did for decades.
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:28 am
Gilbert O'Sullivan postpones Scunthorpe
Singer-songwriter Gilbert O’Sullivan has postponed his Scunthorpe show at the Baths Hall. Gilbert was due to play at the Doncaster Road venue on Thursday, June 11, but has been forced to postpone all his UK dates. A spokesman for Live Nation said ...
Posted on 21 May 2015 | 12:27 am
Gilbert O'Sullivan Interview
Irish-born singer-songwriter Gilbert O’Sullivan enjoyed superstar status in the 1970s, topping the UK and US single charts and out-selling the likes of Rod Stewart and Elton John to become the biggest-selling solo artist in the world. Today, he continues ...
Posted on 5 May 2015 | 6:51 pm