Bobby Caldwell – “What You Won’t Do for Love”

Photo Credit: “What You Won’t Do for Love,” is a song with a smooth, jazzy and soulful sound and Bobby Caldwell has a voice out of this world that could easily be a favorite song for any couple in love. It brings back lots of memories of the 70’s. Growing up in Miami exposed … Continue reading Bobby Caldwell – “What You Won’t Do for Love”


Jethro Tull – “Locomotive Breath”

Photo credit: "Locomotive Breath" is a song that starts slowly, beginning with a bluesy intro. John Evans piano intro is so discreet one can barely hear it at times, before crashing into some of the most bombastic hard rock displays of the band’s career." This is such an incredible song with a bang of … Continue reading Jethro Tull – “Locomotive Breath”

Dion – “Abraham, Martin & John”

Photo credit: When you think of the 60’s, for many, what comes to mind, is the wave of events that took place. Vietnam, Woodstock, the antiwar protests in the streets, the Civil Rights movement, sit-in’s, demonstrations, police turning fire hoses and police dogs on the demonstrators, there was also the march on Selma, and … Continue reading Dion – “Abraham, Martin & John”

Jane Child – “Don’t Wanna Fall in Love”

Photo Credit: This is such an electrifying song and the vocals are just magnificent! If one were to listen to the song for the very first time on the radio or cd, and did not know who the singer was, they would probably believe she was an American R & B singer and right … Continue reading Jane Child – “Don’t Wanna Fall in Love”

Jefferson Airplane – “White Rabbit”

Photo Credit: Rock music was fully alive and doing well back in the 60s when Grace Slick wrote this sassy song. Jefferson Airplane was doing what other bands did back then; they were working gigs and doing lots of drugs. Many of the songs written back then have hidden lyrics referencing drugs and marijuana … Continue reading Jefferson Airplane – “White Rabbit”

Thin Lizzy – “Vagabonds of the Western World” and “The Hero and the Madman”

Photo credit: It's not a secret that I am a huge fan of the Irish rock band, "Thin Lizzy." The band had an influence on many bands with their twin guitars, bass playing & not to ignore Brian Downey's great drumming rhythm back in the 70's and early 80's. I have so many favorite … Continue reading Thin Lizzy – “Vagabonds of the Western World” and “The Hero and the Madman”

Brooke Benton – “Rainy Night in Georgia”

Photo Credit: It takes a great writer to write a song with lyrics that have an impact upon those listening. It also takes a great singer to bring those lyrics to life so that each listener can visualize what’s being sang and understand each word with clarity; But lastly it takes great musicians to … Continue reading Brooke Benton – “Rainy Night in Georgia”

Mahalia Jackson – “Trouble of the World”

Photo Credit:   Having grown up in a religious family, my siblings and I were no stranger to Mahalia Jackson. Mrs. Jackson was always my mother’s favorite gospel singer. My mother had the honor of seeing her in concert before Mahalia's death in 1972. I’m so happy she was able to attend that concert. … Continue reading Mahalia Jackson – “Trouble of the World”