Author Archives: Randi Scott

Randi’s Rock Lesson w/Tom Petty ~ HBD Tom! =)


In celebration of  Tom Petty’s 66th birthday today, let’s take a closer look at “Refugee” from, Damn the Torpedoes, 1980. Guitarist Mike Campbell reflects “Refugee” and says, “It was hell. It was a nervous breakdown getting that song on tape. ‘Cause we had this great demo that I’d done on a 4 track, then we went into the big studio ... Read More »

Another Desert Trip?…California Dreamin…


With all signs pointing to Desert Trip having been a success, there is speculation that this could become an annual event in Indio, California. Though this three-day festival over two weekends this month featured arguably the six most legendary living rock acts — Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, The Who and Roger Waters — Who would you like ... Read More »

Roger Waters Hittin the Road! =) “Us & Them” Tour….


Roger Waters will be busy next year as he launches the  Us + Them tour in May….and says, “I’ve decided to go on the road again and we have booked a tour and it starts in the United States and then I’m off around the world. I’m making a new record and that’s part of the reason for me going ... Read More »

Happy Birthday Sammy Hagar! Cabo Birthday Bash =)


Sammy Hagar is in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico this week doing his 26th annual run of Birthday Bash shows. This Thursday is number-69 for the Red Rocker, who says the Bash grew out of an annual family vacation to Cabo. Sammy Hagar discusses his annual birthday bash….”The first time I went to Cabo I went down there on my birthday, ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Lesson w/John Mellencamp – Happy Birthday John! =)


As we celebrate John Mellencamp’s 65th birthday today… let’s take a closer look at  one of my favorites “Pink Houses” from the record Uh-Huh, 1983….. John Mellencamp reflects on how he wrote “Pink Houses” and says, “That song was channeled to me – and the first two verses. When stuff is being channeled to you, you can’t write it down ... Read More »

Score Your Bon Jovi Tickets with me =) 602-260-1007


Bon Jovi have pushed back the release of their new album, This House Is Not for Sale, to November 4th — and they just announced their 2017 tour. It gets under way on February 8th in Greenville, South Carolina and runs through March 22nd in Indianapolis, with more dates to come. BON JOVI.docx 12.20 kB Read More »

Happy Birthday Kevin Cronin – REO… =)


Celebrating REO Speedwagon frontman Kevin Cronin’s 65th birthday today with a QUIZ! =) Today’s question: Cronin appeared on an infomercial for what product? a) Gibson guitars >b) Time Life’s Ultimate Rock Ballads collection c) The 35th Anniversary Deluxe Edition of REO’s High Infidelty d) Extensions Plus synthethic hair extensions SOURCE: Premiere Radio Prep Read More »

Happy Birthday Brian Johnson! AC/DC…. Quiz Time!


AC/DC singer Brian Johnson turns 69 years old today….so let’s take a quiz! =) Which of these is the title of a song by the band Johnson was in prior to joining AC/DC? a) “Crash Course in Brain Surgery” (Budgie) b) “The Friendly Ranger at Clontarf Castle” (Thin Lizzy) >c) “Geordie’s Lost His Liggie” (The band’s name was Geordie.) d) ... Read More »