Danny Kalb, guitarist for the 1960s/1970s band The Blues Project, passed away Saturday at his nursing home in Brooklyn; he was 80 years old. His brother Jonathan confirmed the news of his death to the New York Times and revealed that Kalb had been diagnosed with cancer three years ago.In a... Read More.
Fans of The Doors are finally getting to hear what’s being called their last known unreleased tune. The track, “Paris Blues,” has been released digitally for the very first time.The track is part of The Doors’ contribution to Record Store Day Black Friday on November 25.... Read More.
November 17th marks the 50th anniversary of The Moody Blues album Seventh Sojourn, which, according to bassist/vocalist John Lodge, was inspired by Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales.Lodge says he and keyboardist Mike Pinder liked the idea of the characters making a six-day pilgrimage, while sharing various stories during their trek. “What they used to do... Read More.
Next month marks the 55th anniversary of The Moody Blues' classic 1967 album, Days of Future Passed. To celebrate the milestone, the band's longtime singer/bassist, John Lodge, will launch a 2023 U.S. tour showcasing a full performance of the record.Lodge's Performs Days of Future Passed tour... Read More.
Longtime Blues Clues fans will see an old familiar face in the upcoming Paramount+ movie Blue's Big City Adventure -- Steve Burns -- the original host of Nickelodeon's popular kids TV show. He joins Joe Donovan and Josh Dela Cruz, who succeeded him in the series. In a trailer released on... Read More.
Late blues legend John Lee Hooker's acclaimed 1989 studio album, The Healer, which featured guest appearances by Santana, George Thorogood, Bonnie Raitt and others, will be reissued October 28 on CD and vinyl after years of being out of print.The Healer became Hooker's highest-charting album... Read More.
Tyler Perry is giving fans a sneak peek of his upcoming Netflix film, A Jazzman's Blues.Set in the deep South during the 1940s, the movie follows "a sweeping tale of forbidden love" between young Black couple Bayou (Joshua Boone) and Leanne (Solea Pfeiffer), a wealthy Black woman... Read More.
The Moody Blues' John Lodge and Justin Hayward haven't performed together since the band's tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of 1967's Days of Future Passed album ended in November 2018, and Lodge says there are no plans for them to work together moving forward.Since... Read More.
Moody Blues singer/bassist John Lodge says he's been working on new music with Yes frontman Jon Davison, who has made regular guest appearances at Lodge's solo concerts in recent years."We've been writing a couple of songs together … for the future," Lodge tells ABC... Read More.