Category: The Western Front

Dawson’s Pick

The Wild West is trying out something new. We have invited Cyndi Dawson of the Cynz to share with the Wild West new music she finds herself checking out. This will include local bands and...

Bernie Torme's Dublin Cowboy

Starting the New Year Right!

New year. New day. Still had my chocolate croissant and coffee this morning. I did pause, however, and ponder what I was listening to first. What was the first piece of music to start the...

The Jeff Beck Group

Strike When the Guitar Is Hot!

With all that was evolving in 1967, both for Jeff Beck and popular music in general, there was no blueprint. There was no definitive template for how popular music was done. Not at that time....

Ritchie Blackmore

An Update on an Earlier Question. . .

Probably one of the stupidest titles above, but anyway. Anyway, two years back I wrote this post,”What to call this stuff? They ain’t ballads.” involving several favorite songs of mine, several Youtube clips. They included...

Eddie Van Halen

End of Rock’n’Roll As We Know It?

Written by and shared with us by the Freelance Writer Nelson Montana (Linkedin, Facebook, YouTube) whose work can be found in the Huffington Post and elsewhere. Eddie Van Halen’s Death is the End of an Era — In...

The Jeff Beck Group

The Summer of 69? (Part 1 of 3)

An Introduction What follows is a continuation of my earlier two essays focusing on Jeff Beck. This post is the first of three posts which will paint a picture of Jeff Beck’s first solo project after...