Music Discovery Monday – 11/28/16 Music Discovery Monday shines a light on artists that are not getting the radio attention that they deserve, while also showcasing new singles by established bands that are likely to get airplay in the future. In addition to appearing on the embedded YouTube playlist below, all songs featured on Music Discovery Monday can be listened to […]
Three For Throwback Thursday: Twisted Sister, Dio, Black 'N Blue
Three For Throwback Thursday featuring: Twisted Sister, Dio and Black ‘N Blue. The theme of the week is revealed below the last video. This week’s “Three for Throwback Thursday” songs: ARTIST: Twisted Sister SONG: “We’re Not Gonna Take It” ALBUM: […]
Hard Rock Music Time Machine – Summer of 1984: We’re Not Gonna Take It!
In the summer of 1984, I worked as a waiter in the sleepaway camp that I had attended as a camper. The years at camp all seem to blend together to create one nostalgic memory as time passes, but the summer of ’84 was different; it was the best, most memorable summer of my childhood […]
Behind The Music Remastered: Twisted Sister
Most people think of Twisted Sister as Dee Snider’s creation that took the heavy metal world by storm in 1984 and then quickly disappeared. While 1984 was definitely the pinnacle of their career, it was neither the beginning nor the end. Twisted Sister was founded by Jay Jay French in 1971 as a gender bending […]