An analysis of American and British chart toppers of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. How many songs were performed by black musicians?
My specialties and first loves are the 60s and 70s and I once thought the 80s were cheesy and lame. I was wrong. Here are 15 bands that changed my mind about the 80s.
A history of the network MTV, music videos made before the MTV era, the precursor to music videos, and about the purpose of music videos.
The Rolling Stones didn't just have an awesome lineup, they also had quite a few famous musicians who almost joined the band. Find out who almost was a Rolling Stone!
Angie Moon writes about popular shoes from the 60s and 70s as worn and popularised by classic rockers.
Angie Moon writes about 30 before the fame moments in classic rock. Listen to your favourite classic rockers before they got famous!
A list of classic rock stars who have disabilities or have dealt with mental illness.
Angie Moon's analysis of the diversity of classic rock radio playlists in Chicago. Looking at nationality, gender/sexual orientation, ethnicity, and eras of music.
The final post in an expanded and refreshed deep dive series about black musicians of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. Includes rock, soul, R&B, funk, and more!