Jamiroquai has today’s almost forgotten track

I could be totally wrong about this track as, admittedly, I don’t listen to a lot of radio in the format that might include it in their playlists

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Published on March 29, 2017 at 9:10 pm by Greg Simpson

Del Vikings have today’s almost forgotten track

Sometimes a group has a hit that becomes so ubiquitous that for ever more they’re dubbed one hit wonders, when it’s just not true…

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Published on March 28, 2017 at 9:09 pm by Greg Simpson

The Mar-Keys have today’s almost forgotten track

Everybody should remember that Booker T and the MGs played on almost everything released on Stax Records…

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Published on March 27, 2017 at 11:19 pm by Greg Simpson

Joan Osborne has today’s almost forgotten track

I am of the opinion that Joan Osborne is the great overlooked artist of the 1980s

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Published on March 26, 2017 at 9:05 pm by Greg Simpson

Ruth Brown has today’s almost forgotten track

It’s safe to say that if the Ertegun brothers and their partners hadn’t formed Atlantic Records that the history of pop music might have been very different indeed

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Published on March 23, 2017 at 9:05 pm by Greg Simpson

Dave Brubeck Quartet has today’s almost forgotten track

Dave Brubeck’s emergence on the pop charts as the fifties became the sixties was a giant leap forward for those who had placed limits on their own musical appreciation

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Published on March 22, 2017 at 9:05 pm by Greg Simpson

David Bowie has today’s almost forgotten track

David Bowie, like many another superstar, had so many hits that other possibly equal, tracks get left behind

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Published on March 21, 2017 at 9:10 pm by Greg Simpson

Badfinger has today’s almost forgotten track

I don’t need to tell anyone reading this that rock’s history is peppered with tragedies, too often dealing with substance abuse or other similar things

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Published on March 19, 2017 at 9:10 pm by Greg Simpson

Koko Taylor has today’s almost forgotten track

Chess Records was the home of Chicago blues, and established many a star, but very few were women…

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Published on March 16, 2017 at 9:05 pm by Greg Simpson

Downchild Blues Band has today’s almost forgotten track

In their earliest days Downchild had a woman by the name of Jane Vasey in their lineup on keys…

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Published on March 14, 2017 at 9:05 pm by Greg Simpson