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#InternationalPeaceDay …

The House With a Clock in Its Walls, Fahrenheit 11/9 and Life Itself open in theaters today. Plan to see any of them It’s World Gratitude Day, International Day of Peace, National Tradesmen Day and Miniature Golf Day. It’s International Peace Day. What gives you peace? The Hobbit was published on this day in 1937. How many times have you read it? ... Read More »

HBD Don Felder! Quiz Time!

Former Eagles guitarist Don Felder celebrates his 71st birthday today (September 21st). What is the first part of the title of Felder’s 2008 autobiography, which ends with My Life in the Eagles (1974-2001)? Stumped? Here are a few hints. It refers to the up and down nature of Felder’s relationship with the band. It’s the same as the title of albums by Black Sabbath, Joe Jackson and ... Read More »

FEEL GOOD FRIDAY …

After passing by several homeless people day after day on his way to work, this guy decided to find a way to bring them what they needed.  The result is heartwarming. Read More »

GUNS N’ ROSES: Axl Still Hates Trump, Slash Likes New Ax

Axl Rose doesn’t tweet that often, but when he does, it’s usually something political. The Guns n’ Roses singer commented on President Trump‘s comments about Jeff Sessions in an interview on Wednesday where he said, “I don’t have an attorney general.” Rose tweeted, “Trump rips into Jeff Sessions: ‘I don’t have an Attorney General.’ And we don’t have a President.” ... Read More »

ROLLING STONES: Rainbow Still Shining Brightly

Years ago when an artist licensed their music for commercials, they were accused of selling out. While there are those who still won’t go that route, there is proof that doing so is not necessarily a bad thing. Case in point, Acura using “She’s a Rainbow” by The Rolling Stones in a current commercial has propelled the 51-year old song ... Read More »

50 Yrs. Ago ~ Hendrix “All Along the Watchtower”

The late Jimi Hendrix Experience drummer Mitch Mitchell told us that Jimi was a huge fan of Bob Dylan’s songwriting, so it was wasn’t that surprising to him when Jimi decided to record a new Dylan song called “All Along the Watchtower.” Mitchell recalled how the track also moved Hendrix into a new phase, recording-wise. “He thought so highly of the ... Read More »