BARRY LEVINE: Running afowl of band name
BARRY LEVINE: Running afowl of band name choicesThe Albany Herald##When you think on Thanksgiving, one of the first things that surface is the turkey, the staple for dining-room staples. ##In honor of Thanksgiving, here's a list of groups who were named for birds. ##The most successful of the bird groups was the ...
Posted on 22 November 2014 | 6:32 pm
sn shuffle paul mCcARTNEY BRIEF - Irish
sn shuffle paul mCcARTNEY BRIEFIrish IndependentTHE Art Of McCartney features the world's greatest performers singing the songs of Paul McCartney (right) on 42 new studio recordings. Artists include Bob Dylan, Brian Wilson, Roger Daltrey, Jamie Cullum, The Cure, Barry Gibb, Billy Joel and Deff Leppard.
Posted on 22 November 2014 | 4:21 pm
Jacko's godfather dream blocked by Shields -
TV MixJacko's godfather dream blocked by ShieldsTV MixMichael's heartbreak was eased as he became godfather to actress Nicole Richie. Jacko was also godfather to Bee Gees star Barry Gibb's son. Shields and Jackson always enjoyed a very close relationship and rumours circulated that the pair were intimate.
Posted on 22 November 2014 | 9:15 am
Music Reviews: The Latest From One
ABC NewsMusic Reviews: The Latest From One Direction, Wilco, David Bowie, and MoreABC NewsBarry Gibb delivers a fine version of “When I'm Sixty-Four,” while Willie Nelson gives “Yesterday” a fitting reading. But then on the flip side there is Sammy Hagar's hammy, shouted rendition of “Birthday,” or Owl City's forgettable version of “Listen ...
Posted on 22 November 2014 | 6:22 am
Krefeld: Drei Bands und "Barry
RP ONLINEKrefeld: Drei Bands und "Barry Gibb" rocken OppumRP ONLINESehr gut kam eine Sonder-Verpflichtung an: Das Orga-Team hatte den Barry-Gibb-Imitator Karl Timmermann aus Kevelaer, der auf dem Oppumer Weihnachtsmarkt auftritt, für ein "Bee-Gees-Intermezzo" ins Zelt geholt - "aus meiner Sicht eine gute ...
Posted on 9 November 2014 | 10:32 pm
The world's worst tribute album
I'm pretty sure the world doesn't need any more covers of songs by The Beatles . There are a handful of decent ones - a couple of transcendent ones - and far too many mediocre ones. But the world's worst tribute album has just been released - called "The Art of McCartney"; you had every right to hate it before you even heard it, that stupid title and an album-cover pitch telling you that it ...
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 1:42 pm
The list of artists doing covers of
After streaming this all for the past 4 days, I just ordered the new “Art of McCartney” 2 CD/1 DVD set from Amazon. Disc 1 1. Maybe I’m Amazed Billy Joel 2. Things We Said Today Bob Dylan 3. Band on the Run Heart 4. Junior’s Farm Steve Miller 5. The Long and Winding Road Yusuf 6. My Love Harry Connick Jr.
Posted on 18 November 2014 | 1:07 am
CEO Eva Hill earns gutsy gal honor
There was bling everywhere when the Palm Beach International Film Festival honored Eva Hill , CEO of Britannia Pacific, which owns the Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa, at the festival’s 20th anniversary kickoff gala. Host Tim Byrd presented Hill with the Gutsy Gals Inspire Me! Award for her work hosting the resort’s annual spring charitable evening, Artists for Others. Past entertainers at that ...
Posted on 17 November 2014 | 3:33 am
The Art of McCartney: album stream
Hear the Cure, Brian Wilson, Bob Dylan, Smokey Robinson, Corinne Bailey Rae and others perform some of Paul McCartneys best-loved songs and let us know what you think Next week sees the release of an all-star tribute to Sir Paul McCartney. The Art of McCartney features the likes of Bob Dylan, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, the Cure, Smokey Robinson, Brian Wilson, Corinne Bailey Rae and more ...
Posted on 11 November 2014 | 3:35 am
No February concert for Mission Estate
The producers of the Mission Estate Winery Concert in Napier will not be holding a concert in February next year.
Posted on 10 November 2014 | 6:12 pm
Barry Gibb hopes to die on stage while
Barry Gibb is hoping for a dramatic life exit. Now the only surviving member of the Bee Gees, the 67-year-old hasn’t lost his sense of humour. He hopes that, when his time comes, it’s “f**king quick. A heart attack onstage would be ideal,” he said ...
Posted on 11 July 2014 | 8:26 am
Barry Gibb honors brothers at sold out show,
LOS ANGELES – The Bee Gees sold more than 120 million records and recorded 27 albums in the band's five decades together. But there was always one song in particular that the Gibb brothers -- Barry, Maurice and Robin -- apparently all agreed was the best.
Posted on 5 June 2014 | 12:51 am
Barry Gibb: Back on stage
"Lonely Days" was a huge hit for the three Brothers Gibb, the Bee Gees, in 1970. Today that title could well describe the situation of Barry Gibb, the only one of the brothers still alive. He looks back with Anthony Mason For The Record: Barry Gibb has ...
Posted on 25 May 2014 | 6:23 pm
Barry Gibb celebrates brothers he survived
Since 2003, Barry Gibb has lost two younger brothers, Robin and Maurice, both his bandmates in one of pop music's most celebrated trios. A third, Andy, another famous artist, died back in 1988, at just 30. And the eldest Gibb still talks to all three ...
Posted on 9 May 2014 | 12:22 am
Video: Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb stops by Jimmy
Bee Gees’ lone surviving founder, Barry Gibb, has actually appeared on Jimmy Fallon’s talk show before — sorta. Whenever Justin Timberlake has hosted or guested on Saturday Night Live over the last decade, it usually included Fallon-led bit “The ...
Posted on 28 January 2014 | 1:10 am
Barry Gibb Plans Country Record in Tenn.
If former Bee Gee Barry Gibb was looking for some inspiration for the country album he plans to record here, he couldn't have picked a more hallowed piece of ground to put down stakes.
Posted on 16 December 2006 | 3:03 pm