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June 14, 2021

Bob Berryhill Wipes Us Out After Almost 60 Years

in Interviews

by Randy Patterson

Posted June 2021 Hahahahahahaha! Wipeout! If any one of you…
June 05, 2021

Eric Gales Talks About His Life and Career

in Interviews

by Randy Patterson

Posted June 2021 Photo by Mathieu BittonGumbo. That wouldn’t be…
June 02, 2021

Steve Lukather and Joe Williams Get By With A Little Help From Their Friends

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by Randy Patterson

Posted June 2021 Long-time readers/listeners/viewers of Boomerocity already know that…
May 28, 2021

Arielle Talks About Being An Analog Girl In A Digital World

in Interviews

by Randy Patterson

Posted June 2021 There are those who assume that because…
May 27, 2021

Allie Colleen's Got Some "Stones"

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by Randy Patterson

June 2021   Photo Credit Victoria RothI’ve said these two…
May 24, 2021

Patti Parks Sings From A Whole Nother World

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by Randy Patterson

Posted May 2021 The odds are pretty good that you…
May 13, 2021

Richie Furay Deliverin' Again

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by Randy Patterson

Posted May 2021 It’s always a compliment and a pleasure…

Concerts/Performances

Allie Colleen - Knoxville, TN - January 23, 2021

Allie ColleenOpening Act: Ely FoxJanuary 23, 2021The Open ChordKnoxville, TN Boomerocity followers will remember that I had the privilege of interviewing Allie Colleen in a piece that ran in August of last year (here). I had first talked to her approximately a year ago ahead of a show that was…

TOTO Global Live Stream - One Night Only - 11/21/2020

TOTO GLOBAL LIVE STREAM AIRS TOMORROW NIGHT ONE NIGHT ONLY EVENT ON-SALE HERE: link.dice.fm/toto Direct Links For Each Territory:UK / Europe: https://link.dice.fm/xALFq8XAAabAUS/ASIA: https://link.dice.fm/m9B0Pi4AAabNorth/South America: https://link.dice.fm/F2K72j6AAab Los Angeles, CA --- Steve Lukather a.k.a. Luke and Joseph Williams are life-long friends since they were kids, and bandmates sharing a deep colorful history…

Jerry Lee Lewis’ 85th Birthday Celebration

Jerry Lee Lewis’ 85th Birthday Celebration Jerry Lee Lewis and Friends Live Stream October 28th, 2020   WHOLE LOTTA CELEBRATIN’ GOIN’ ON: 85 YEARS OF THE KILLER AIRED LAST NIGHT MEMPHIS, Tenn. (October 28, 2020) – Last night the biggest names in music, movies, sports, television and politics came together to celebrate the…

CD/Album Reviews

California Music Presents Add Some Music

Click Above To Order Your CopyCalifornia Music Presents Add Some Music David Beard, Mike Love,…

Serpent Soul (Single)

Click Above To Order Your CopySerpent Soul (Single)Steve LukatherLabel: Mascot Label GroupDecember 3, 2020 STEVE…

Weekend In London

Order By Clicking AboveWeekend In LondonGeorge BensonLabel: Provogue RecordsRelease Date: November 13th, 2020 GRAMMY-winning jazz…

100 Years Of Blues

Order Your Copies By Clicking Here100 Years Of BluesElvin Bishop & Charlie MusselwhiteLabel: Alligator RecordsRelease…

Film

Lynyrd Skynyrd: Live At Knebworth ‘76

Click Above To Order Your CopyLynyrd Skynyrd: Live At Knebworth ‘76Lynyrd SkynyrdStudio: Eagle Rock EntertainmentReleased:…

Rollin’ and Tumblin’

Photo by Blain ClausenRollin’ and Tumblin’(Focus Track From ‘The Big Bad Blues’)Billy GibbonsReleased: February 11,…

The Work You Began: The Last Days of Rich Mullins

The Work You Began: The Last Days of Rich MullinsA documentary film by Andrew MontoneraAvailable…

Book Reviews

The Seekers: Meetings With Remarkable Musicians (And Other Artists)

Click Above To Order Your Copy!The Seekers: Meetings With Remarkable Musicians (and Other…

Ready Steady Go!: The Weekend Starts Here

Order Your Copy By Clicking Above!Ready Steady Go!: The Weekend Starts Here Author:…

CAN'T GIVE IT AWAY ON SEVENTH AVENUE: The Rolling Stones…

CAN'T GIVE IT AWAY ON SEVENTH AVENUE: The Rolling Stones and New York…

Rockonomics: A Backstage Tour of What The Music Industry Can…

Rockonomics: A Backstage Tour of What The Music Industry Can Teach Us About…

Album Art

More Album Art Musings

Tobacco-Related Covers, Briefly Revisited Every once in a long while I am very pleasantly surprised by the music on an album I purchased solely for the jacket art. A prime example is the Tufano-Giammarese album pictured. If you read my previous article about tobacco-related album jacket art, then you know…

Going Down the Tobacco Road - For the Record

My dad and my grandfathers smoked a lot of cigars and pipe tobacco during my youth, so tobacco artwork was something I noticed as a kid, especially because I stored my many small treasures in their empty cigar boxes. Over the years I have seen a number of articles highlighting…

Album Art - An Added Touch

While technology has put music at our fingertips, retrievable right from our cellphones, I can’t help but think that we’ve lost something creative along the way. Consider a partial history of recorded music – from 78 rpm records in plain brown sleeves containing no art (with the obvious focus on…

Latest from Bob Gruen's Studio

You’ve seen Bob Gruen’s work in galleries, books, and on the official John Lennon stamp by the U.S. Post Office. You can now see some of his choice work each month here on Boomerocity.com!

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