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Photo Credit – wikipedia.org With the advent of social media it’s now possible to spread great news as fast as your data connection & many people take to Facebook to announce life’s milestones. But if you don’t preview the pictures you post online, you may inadvertently share ANOTHER of life’s milestones. Case in point: Miranda Levy who decided to share ... Read More »

Get in the Ring ~ Boxing Hits the Valley..


Exciting contender Ivan Redkach (18-1, 14 KOs) returns to battle Erick Martinez (11-2-1, 5 KOs) in a 10-round lightweight bout on Wednesday, October 14th. Headlined by former world champion Devon Alexander “The Great” (26-3, 14 KOs) taking on battle-tested Mexican Aron Martinez (19-4-1, 4 KOs).  The event begins with U.S. debut of featherweight world champion Lee Selby (21-1, 8 KOs) ... Read More »

Happy Birthday Rockstars ~ This Week Celebrations ~


October 7th marks the 64th birthday of John Mellencamp. Happy 64th birthday to @johnmellencamp. – Tweet Happy Birthday to the “inventor of the down stroke guitar style that defined the groundbreaking sound of the legendary Ramones”, Johnny Ramone! Source: johnnyramone.com Read More »

2016 Rock n Roll Hall of Fame – Nominees…


The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2016 include: Chicago Cheap Trick Deep Purple (repeat nominee) The Cars Chaka Khan Chic (repeat nominee) The J.B.’s (James Brown‘s backing band) Janet Jackson Los Lobos Steve Miller N.W.A (repeat nominee) Nine Inch Nails (repeat nominee) The Smiths (repeat nominee) The Spinners (repeat nominee) Yes (repeat nominee) The induction ceremony will ... Read More »

Today in Zep ~ Led Zeppelin III ~ Certified Gold

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Today in Led Zep ~ 45 years ago, Led Zeppelin III was certified gold by the RIAAfor selling more than half-a-million records. “Bron-Y-Aur Stomp” was inspired by the cottage in Wales where they resided while working on the record. Jimmy Page wrote the music for “Immigrant Song”. Page reflects on the writing process and says, “That’s one that I had ... Read More »