The Stroll was both a slow rock ‘n’ roll dance and a song that was popular in late 1950s. The dance called the Stroll began in black communities to the songs “C. C. Rider” and “Betty and Dupree” by Chuck Willis. Willis was known as “The King of the Stroll” prior to the release of   Read More …

The Tremeloes are an English beat group founded in 1958 in Dagenham, Essex, and still active today. They formed as Brian Poole & The Tremoloes (The Tremoloes being the backing group to Brian Poole, and the name soon being changed because of the spelling mistake of an Essex newspaper) influenced by Buddy Holly and The   Read More …

“Pete Best was a drummer; Ringo Starr is a Beatle” (John Lennon, Beatles Monthly Book #249). “We reckoned we could make it because there were four of us. None at us would’ve made it alone, because Paul wasn’t quite strong enough, I didn’t have enough girl-appeal, George was too quiet, and Ringo was the drummer.   Read More …

Fifty years ago, on October 13, 1962, The Beatles first entered the UK singles chart with “Love Me Do”. The other records in the hit parade on that day were mostly easy listening, country and instrumentals, all genres that would soon be swept away because of Beatlemania. “The Beatles took the shine off everybody else“,   Read More …

Firstly, I would strongly recommend you to listen this magic song. You will be enchanted by the soft voice of Barbara and by the mesmerizing lyrics. Today, Barbara Harris is still touring and reveals details about her music career in a recent interview: “I think we rehearsed it twice and recorded it once [A Lover’s   Read More …

Don’t you simply love “Be My Baby”? Don’t you feel like dancing every time you hear Bruce Channel’s “Hey Baby”? Do you want to hear all those classics again and again? Now is your chance to win an exclusive Deluxe Anniversary Edition, marking the 25th anniversary of Dirty Dancing. How? Simply as that: Visit Facebook   Read More …

International ’60s music legend and pop pioneer Tommy Roe is back and better than ever with his first new CD release in many years. Titled ‘Devil’s Soul Pile’, Tommy Roe delivers a new album that not only contains the rock ‘n’ roll music we grew up with but songs with important messages for today’s times.   Read More …

15 TONES is a compilation of classics including love songs from Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Robert Palmer, Barry White, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone and more. The much talked-about Fifty Shades erotic trilogy has become one of the fastest-selling book series in recent history. Universal Music Enterprises has created its own offering, that could very well   Read More …

Dirty Dancing is a statement. Dirty Dancing is an ode to dance. Dirty Dancing is the classic ahead of its times. It revives the ’60s spirit in a mesmerizing manner. 2012 marks the 25th anniversary of Dirty Dancing, named one of the Top 10 Date Movies of all time by an E! Entertainment Television poll,   Read More …