KSLX Blogs

#Summer Starts Tomorrow ~ Officially….#IceCreamSodaDay

It’s Ice Cream Soda Day, National Bald Eagle Day and World Refugee Day  #Summer starts tomorrow. What are your favorite summer activities? It’s #IceCreamSodaDay. What’s your favorite flavor? Today marks the 117th birthday of fictional bloodsucker Edward Cullen. Have you moved on from your Twilight obsession/hatred? Have you recently gone to a high school reunion? Was it as bad as you expected ... Read More »

Randi’s ROCK Report…

Dave Davies was at Abbey Road Studios in London last week to master his new album, Decade, with the help of his sons Simon and Martin. The Rock and and Roll Hall of Fame is developing a documentary TV series titled Immortals. Each show will feature a major TV or film director exploring the impact of a rock legend. The ... Read More »

HBD! Michael Anthony Celebrates 64!

Sammy Hagar says he spent a lot of time trying to come up with a different set of lyrics for the chorus of “Can’t Stop Lovin’ You.” He credits the band’s producer at the time with convincing him to go with what he already had. Sammy Hagar recalls how Van Halen’s producer convinced him it was okay to have a ... Read More »

PINK FLOYD: Saucerful of Dates in the States

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason hopes to bring his Floyd tribute band, Saucerful of Secrets, to the U.S. next year. We spoke to him last week in London where he told us that the four shows they did there last month were a barometer as to whether or not it would continue. Nick Mason says the four shows that his ... Read More »

LED ZEPPELIN: Page and Plant Doings

While we wait for the day when Jimmy Page straps on a guitar and performs again, he does occasionally get out to see others play. Last Friday in London, he caught a show by his onetime Yardbirds bandmate Jeff Beck. He watched from the side of the stage with Johnny Depp and Joe Perry, who are both in The Hollywood Vampires. Robert ... Read More »

PAUL McCARTNEY: Two New Songs

Paul McCartney has just released (at noon ET) the two new songs he announced yesterday (Tuesday). “I Don’t Know” and “Come on to Me” make up a double A-side single and will be on his next album, Egypt Station, which will be out on September 7th. A release from Capitol Records reads: “‘I Don’t Know’ [is] a plaintive, soul-soothing ballad ... Read More »