On a sad Christmas morning in 2013, 1970’s teen idol heart throb Bobby Sherman saved Christmas. A look at “Christmas Album” and why we could use a little less Mariah Carey, and a little more Bobby Sherman. Bonus: Bobby Sherman’s “Christmas Album’s” unlikely connection to The Rolling Stones and The Velvet Underground.
This holiday season The Pretenders’ Christmas release “2000 Miles” turns 40! Although thought to be one of the most romantic holiday songs of the modern era, it was written by Chrissie Hynde during a time of grief and tragedy while launching a brand new era for The Pretenders. Who was James Honeyman-Scott, and why we should remember him every time we hear this seasonal favorite.
Come spend Christmas with the Sinatra Family! A look at the state of the Sinatra empire at the end of the 1960’s, and the only time that all the Sinatras – Frank, Nancy, Frank Jr and Tina, joined forces for an album. Bonus: The one time Tina Sinatra recorded a song and the imaginary scenario of how it may have happened.