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Guitarist/singer Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer Dies

Guitarist/singer Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer Dies

  Emerson, Lake & Palmer singer, bassist and guitarist Greg Lake died after what the band’s Facebook page describes as “a long and stubborn battle with cancer.” He was 69. One of the founding fathers of progressive rock, the British musician is known for songs including In the Court of the Crimson King and his […]

Can You Hear What I Hear? “The Worst Christmas Songs”

Can You Hear What I Hear? “The Worst Christmas Songs”

It’s beginning to cost a lot like Christmas. This holiday season, in lieu of gifts, I’ve decided to give everyone my opinion. It seems now a days Christmas is just like your job? You do all the work and the fat guy with the suit gets all the credit. Santa Claus has the right idea. […]

The Top 10 Selling Holiday Songs

The Top 10 Selling Holiday Songs

It’s that time of year when seemingly every radio station switches to a mix of Nat King Cole, Bruce Springsteen, and Brenda Lee, cities and towns look a little more illuminated than usual, and you start digging through your music collection (which likely still features some compact discs — maybe even vinyl) for a soundtrack to whatever […]

Juan Gabriel Wins Grammy After His Death

Juan Gabriel Wins Grammy After His Death

Juan Gabriel, the beloved top-selling Mexican singer who wooed crowds on both sides of the border with ballads of love and heartbreak for more than four decades finally won his first ever Latin Grammys on Thursday, taking album of the year for “Los Duo 2” and two other awards three months after his death. Juan […]

Leonard Cohen, of ‘Hallelujah’, ‘Suzanne’ and ‘Bird on a Wire,’ has died at 82.

Leonard Cohen, of ‘Hallelujah’, ‘Suzanne’ and ‘Bird on a Wire,’ has died at 82.

  Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer and songwriter whose work spanned nearly 50 years, died Monday at the age of 82. Cohen’s official Facebook page broke the news of his death. “It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist Leonard Cohen has passed away,” Cohen’s representative Catharine McNelly said in a statement, […]