March 29, 2015

March 21, 2015

What is Swing?

Travel through the 20th century and learn about swing music.

Early Rockettes

Great footage from the film King of Jazz from 1930.

words of wisdom

Thank you, Peter Fonda. I couldn't have said it better.

March 15, 2015

Don Gibson

Oh Lonesome Me and Oh Lonesome Me with June Carter Cash

March 8, 2015

1967 Rock-Ola Princess Deluxe

My friend Glenn has a new member of the family. Welcome.

March 1, 2015

Do the Hoppel-Poppel?

Learn the Pop Art, the Boogaloo or the Bro Bro if you dare.

Sunday morning dose of pop culture

I love when rock and roll trends make their way onto tv shows. Opie joins a garage band named The Sound Committee and learns the latest lingo since he now has an image to uphold. The Standells are the house band at the club in this Ben Casey episode, circa 1965. Here's Annette Funicello as a bad-girl go-go dancer, circa 1964. Hilarious.