Old Time RNR Magazine

Ray Charles and the First Soul Hit Single

2021. március 15. - Teakbois

In January 1955, Ray Charles managed to score a No. 1 on the US R&B chart with his Atlantic single I Got A Woman (released in December 1954), a catchy and energetic masterpiece widely considered to be the very first song in the soul genre. It blends the street-wise honesty and raw power of the…


Surf and psychedelic rock legend Merrell Fankhauser receives prestigious award

2020. április 24. - Teakbois

Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present guitarist and singer Merrell Wayne Fankhauser with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Fankhauser celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network,…


Jimmy Page played harmonica on the first Tom Jones single

2020. április 01. - Teakbois

Tom Jones (photo by Ian Wright) In 1964, soon-to-be-world-famous Welsh singer Tom Jones arrived in London with high hopes and a big voice that could bring down the walls of Jericho or melt even the strictest schoolmistress’s heart. He needed a powerful single that would put him on the musical map…


Peaceful Warriors Of Light – An interview with Steve Hackett and his wife/songwriting partner Jo Hackett

2019. augusztus 26. - Teakbois

Steve Hackett is one of the most important artists who have ever burst onto the progressive rock scene. As a highly innovative and unique guitar maestro, he helped turn Genesis into a worldwide success among serious music lovers, and he has been enthralling listeners with his melodic wizardry as a…


Starman With A Guitar – Merrell Fankhauser’s Musical Journey Through Time And Space

2019. március 26. - Teakbois

American singer, guitarist and songwriter Merrell Fankhauser is a living legend of the 60s psychedelic music scene and one of the founding fathers of the surf rock genre. He released landmark albums in a wide variety of styles, jammed, gigged and recorded with numerous important musicians and he was…


”Punk is not only about music it’s an attitude, it’s a life style…” – interview with Degradace mainman Rudee

2018. január 22. - OT_Sebi

The Ostrava based punk-R’N’R group Degradace has become one of the most dominant czech punk groups today. The guys have already shared the stage with huge names of the genre and after nearly two decades they count 5 albums as well. Degradace will perform in Budapest with Trousers and Turn Signals on…

süti beállítások módosítása