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Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin

October 9, 2013 I came across the YouTube clip below the other day and seeing the young, Afro-ed Aretha Franklin brought back a happy memory: seeing the Queen of Soul in concert for the...

Tom Petty

Tom Petty

“…I am in favor of going around the country in large American cars.” March, 1983 The Long After Dark Tour I don’t remember much about this interview other than that it was the first...

Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross

“I love background vocals so much that I can’t breathe.” June, 1995 By phone from Luther’s apartment in Manhattan The recent must-see documentary “20 Feet from Stardom” explores the plight of the great backup...