Pig 'N Whistle restaurant bringing BBQ back
41 NBC NewsPig 'N Whistle restaurant bringing BBQ back to Macon41 NBC NewsMACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – If you've been around long enough to have eaten at the Pig 'N Whistle, you know how mouthwatering the food was and you know its historic value to Macon's music scene. “Pig 'N Whistle has a rich heritage I'd say with ...and more »
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 4:35 pm
Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at
New York TimesMeet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over.New York Times“Little Richard, no. Marvin Gaye, no. Stevie Wonder, that's next week. Ah, here we are,” he said, pulling from the rack a flaming-red tuxedo with a satin lapel and satin piping. It was one of a half-dozen get-ups Mr. Lacey wears whenever he ...
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:55 am
Richard Neutra's Little-Known Modernist
HyperallergicRichard Neutra's Little-Known Modernist House on the PrairieHyperallergicThere, in 1951, a young couple, Mildred and Hubert H. Everist Jr., and their dreams of beauty and innovation met with Richard Neutra, the mid-century architect who virtually embodied the California Dream in his sleek, low-slung homes, with their huge ...
Posted on 28 March 2017 | 8:02 am
Q&A: Cheech Marin on Feeling Sorry for Trump
Hollywood ReporterQ&A: Cheech Marin on Feeling Sorry for Trump Supporters, Legal ...Hollywood ReporterThe pioneering stoner comedian recalls his long strange trip in a new memoir, 'Cheech is Not My Real Name...but Don't Call Me Chong!' with stories about his ...and more »
Posted on 27 March 2017 | 6:45 am
Another View: Hail, hail: Chuck Berry an
The Daily TelegramAnother View: Hail, hail: Chuck Berry an American originalThe Daily TelegramBerry outlived all of his major rivals for the title of King of Rock 'n' Roll except Little Richard, who is very much alive and still touring. In the end, the title may fall to Little Richard because there will be no one left to dispute it. But whether ...Robbie Robertson Remembers 'Original Guitar God' Chuck BerryRollingStone.comChuck Berry was indisputably king of rock 'n' rollHerald-WhigRon Onesti: Hail, Hail, to THIS King …Chuck BerryChicago Daily HeraldReporter Onlineall 209 news articles »
Posted on 22 March 2017 | 10:30 am
Featured pop concert: Sonics, still super,
'Our whole bag, just like when we were 18, is to play hard and make the floor move. Hold on to something, because the Sonics are coming!"
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 12:23 am
Eddie Murphy to receive Kennedy Center’s
The ?Saturday Night Live? comic and movie star will be honored Oct. 18 at 18th-annual celebration.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 6:26 pm
Macon-Mercer land swap final; Payne City
Macon-Bibb County commissioners voted 8-0 Tuesday night to formally ratify a land swap with Mercer University, clearing the way for construction of a curving connector road that will link the… Click to Continue »
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 5:51 pm
To Pimp a Butterfly Continues Lamar’s
The history of black music in America is a story of marginalization. Record labels ignore it, the radio refuses to play it, and it often fails to break through until a white artist with a similar musical sensibility becomes popular. We don’t celebrate Little Richard the same way we trumpet the talents of Elvis Presley. [...]
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 8:49 pm
‘Early influence’ category was the
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame was established in 1986 to celebrate an art form filled with such hell-raisers as Little Richard and Keith Moon.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 7:46 pm
Barrence Whitfield is still shrieking
It's funny — there's one guy who thought Barrence Whitfield was worth saving." Whitfield, a 60-year-old with a shrieking, Little Richard voice, has been subjecting worldwide fans to rock 'n' roll aggression since the late 1970s, when he moved from his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:00 am
Love Becomes a Funeral Pyre’ review: The
who found the gifts in a man who wanted to throw them away, nurtured them, and kept them alive for as long as they could. David Kirby is the author of “Little Richard: The Birth of Rock ’n’ Roll.” By Mick Wall Chicago Review. 416 pp. $28.95
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:43 am
Album review: Barrence Whitfield & The
For those unfamiliar, Whitfield’s growl and whiskey-soaked low rasp is a key ingredient in the Savages’ turbo-charged sound mixing blues, bruising soul, ‘60s garage rock and a shot of Little Richard’a electric rock’n’roll. This follow-up to ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:14 pm
As New Orleans Recovers, Will The Dew Drop
Little Richard, a frequent performer there, even composed a song about the place. The Dew Drop Inn closed its doors in 1972, after a 34-year run during which it featured some of the greatest R&B and soul artists who ever lived. Now, there's a new effort to ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:59 am
Your musical chronology
The early Beatles covered Carl Perkins, Little Richard, and early Motown, and that got me listening to the source material, especially Buddy Holly. Groups such as Cream, the Rolling Stones and later Led Zeppelin were covering blues artists, and that ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:11 am
AP: Little Richard released from hospital
Little Richard is out of the hospital following hip surgery, promising to perform again.
Posted on 1 December 2009 | 5:33 pm
Little Richard asks fans for prayers after
Little Richard is asking fans to pray for his speedy recovery after undergoing hip surgery at a Tennessee hospital.
Posted on 23 November 2009 | 3:21 pm
Little Richard, Chuck Berry to play La.
Little Richard and Chuck Berry are dusting off the songbook of a New Orleans legend to raise money for the city's parks and schools.
Posted on 2 April 2009 | 12:08 pm
Hall of Fame drummer Earl Palmer dead at 84
Earl Palmer, the session drummer whose pioneering backbeats were recorded on such classics as Little Richard's "Tutti Frutti" and The Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'," has died. He was 84.
Posted on 19 September 2008 | 8:58 pm
Little Richard Gets Standing Ovation
Little Richard got a standing ovation at the Ryman Auditorium — and he didn't even perform.
Posted on 19 February 2008 | 1:02 pm
Resolved Question: Does anybody know an
Posted on 13 January 2015 | 8:29 am
Resolved Question: Happy Birthday to Wayne
Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), known by his stage name Little Richard, is an American recording artist, songwriter, and musician. He has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for over six decades. Penniman's most celebrated work dates from the mid 1950s where his dynamic music and charismatic showmanship laid the foundation for rock and roll. His music also had a pivotal impact on the formation of other popular music genres, including soul and funk. Penniman influenced numerous singers and musicians across musical genres from rock to rap.
What are your favorite songs by Wayne Penniman A/K/A Little Richard?Do you think he gets a vote as one of the pioneers of Rock N' Roll?He gets my vote! ;)
2:Long Tall Sally
3: Good Golly, Miss Molly
5:Keep A Knockin
6: Rip It Up
7:The Girl Can't Help It
8:Slippin' and Slidin' (Peepin' and Hidin')
9:True Fine Mama
Posted on 4 December 2013 | 7:20 pm
Resolved Question: Who were Chuck Berry and
All i know is that they were important during the 1950's.
Posted on 14 January 2013 | 6:12 am
Resolved Question: A movie that little
I had seen this movie that had little Richard that played in it. I cant remember the name. The movie had little space ships in it as well. It was a fiction.
Posted on 4 January 2012 | 12:26 am
Resolved Question: What is the significance
Okay, I'm doing a project for my music history class and I cannot find the significance of Little Richard to rock and roll...if anyone has any ideas, you'd save my grade. :)
Posted on 16 November 2010 | 8:17 am