This Steinway Model Z piano on which John Lennon wrote “Imagine” was bought at auction in the year 2000 for £1.45m ($2.1m) by George Michael who outbid fellow stars Robbie Williams and Liam and Noel Gallagher for the famous musical instrument.
Archive | December, 2009
Here’s what we can gather about it so far….The photo of John Lennon is from the May 19th 1967 record release party at manager Brian Epstein house in his home at 24 Chappel Street, London.
The cover photo of The Eagles 1976 album “Hotel California” was taken by photographer David Alexander with art director Kosh. For the cover of this album Don Henley wanted to convey: “Faded loss of innocence and decadence. I was trying to use California as the microcosm for the rest of the nation.” After taking photos of several […]
America’s pastime has had it’s share of Rock Star ceremonial first pitch thrown before games. The likes of Eddie Vedder, Tom Morello, Anthony Kiedis, Nathan Followill, Geddy Lee, 50 Cent, Snoop Dogg, Alice Cooper, Mike McCready & Jack White…
DID OZZY OSBOURNE ACTUALLY BITE A BATS HEAD OFF??? On January 20, 1982 during a tour stop for Ozzy Osbourne’s “Diary of a Madman Tour”, Ozzy did indeed bite the head off a real Bat while performing here at Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa.
Bebe Buell (born Beverle Lorence Buell on July 14, 1953, in Portsmouth, Virginia) is an American fashion model and singer, and Playboy magazine’s November 1974 Playmate of the Month. But what Buell is most famous for is being “The Ultimate” Rock N’ Roll Groupie” known for dating and marrying rock musicians.
The Wherehouse, officially titled A. Wherehouse, is a warehouse located in Waltham, Massachusetts. It was rented out by Aerosmith, starting in 1975 and continuing for the remainder of the decade, and into the 1980’s as well.
Officially, the pair are the youngest two of 10 children but in reality, John “Jack” Anthony Gillis and local bartender Megan “Meg” Martha White were married on September 21, 1996, he took White’s surname.
As the story goes “first hand”…Taylor Hawkins and friends were at a Mexican Restaurant before a show for one of his side projects, a bad ass 70’s rock cover band called Chevy Metal. A guy came up to Taylor and asked him if he was the guy from The Goo Goo Dolls, so as a joke later that night they added The Goo Goo Dolls to his drum kit head.
I picked up this Oasis (What’s The Story) Morning Glory? Advance CD at a used record store years ago. There really isn’t anything different from the commercial release except the alternate album cover featuring the back of Noel Gallagher’s head. Here it is…