Remembering Bill Graham & The Fillmore East

This blog post is dedicated to my dear friend, Jeff Goldstein who spent many happy hours @ The Fillmore East

 

The Story of the Fillmore East begins here...

Located…

LI Sounds May 2021

 

May 2021 The clock on the wall says  it’s time for our May LI Sounds blog post!

 

Hey folks, the month of May is looking mighty lively!  A lot of bands and venues are…

Rock Geography: Whisky A Go Go (Expanded Edition)

Today, on this latest edition of Rock & Roll Geography, we take a stroll down to California to check out The Whisky A Go Go, one of LA's most historic music landmarks.  Still in business today, this venerable club…

Rock & Roll: The Psychedelic Years (Expanded Edition)

Psychedelic rock was a musical genre that emerged in the mid-sixties due to the popularity of such mind-altering drugs as LSD, mescaline, cannabis and peyote mushrooms.  The roots of Psychedelic Rock begin here: On Friday April 16, 1943 (a…

Rock & Roll Sunday Funnies

 

When I was a kid I always looked forward to Sunday and the cartoons in the Sunday Newspaper.  The other day while I was daydreaming, I thought to myself  "Hey what if the Sunday

LI Sounds April 2021

APRIL 2021 Howdy folks!  The clock on the wall says it’s time for my April LI Sounds blog post!  

At the end of this month’s column is a new feature called LOCAL MUSIC JUKEBOX that provides…