Drummer Extraordinaire Liberty DeVitto On the Jolt

Best known for his 30 years behind the drums for Billy Joel, Brookly-born Liberty DeVitto has a lengthy resumé that includes working with Carly Simon, Phoebe Snow, Karen Carpenter, Stevie Nicks, Rick Wakeman, Bob James and Meat Loaf. He's featured in the new documentary film Hired Gun: The Untold Stories Behind Your Favorite Musicians. Not…

PLAYLIST: ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ Covers

The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band is one of the most beloved albums of all time, so over the course of 50 years, a number of artists have paid tribute to this remarkable work by putting their own spin on its songs.

Author Brian Southall Talks Sgt. Pepper On the Jolt

2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the release of one of the most important, ground-breaking albums in rock history - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Author Brian Southall, the former Director of Communications Director of EMI Records Worldwide, has just released a new book Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band: The Album, The Beatles…

September 26th - US Release of Abbey Road

                                                              Anniversary of the Beatles’ Abbey Road – September 26th, 1969 Conversation Starters Today marks the anniversary of the Beatles’ release of Abbey Road! Your…

August 6th - The Beatles 'Help!'

The Beatles Release Help!  – August 6, 1965 Conversation Starters The Beatles’ album Help! was released 50 years ago today. Who is the only Beatle without a hat on the album cover? Answer: Paul McCartney 50 years ago the Beatles released their album Help! What is your favorite track from the LP? The Beatles released…

August 5th - The Beatles 'Revolver'

The Beatles Release Revolver  – August 5, 1966   Conversation Starters Today is the 49th anniversary of the release of the Beatles’ Revolver! Do you think the album represents the Beatles at their best? 49 years ago today, the Beatles released Revolver. Can you name the studio album that followed it? Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club…