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Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 73!

Here’s To Beer: A Weekly Beer Blog Part 73!

According to legend, the very first beer came from an ancient Sumerian (Iraqi), who left a loaf of bread out until the yeast fermented, giving him quite a buzz. Anheuser-Busch owns a 31.3 percent stake in Craft Brew Alliance. Recently, A-B has considered acquiring CBA to help stave off losses ever since the craft beer…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45 !

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45 !

Bryan Adams – This Time The third single released from his 1983 album, ‘Cuts Like A Knife’, peaked at #24 on the Hot 100. It scored a little higher on the Top Rock Tracks chart at #21. Some of the backing vocals were added by Foreigner’s Lou Gramm!Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Giuffria – Call To The Heart Released in 1984, former Angel keyboardist, Greg Giuffria created a band under his last name and became one of the forgotten 80s glam metal bands. The band had some amazing members. Craig Goldy on guitar, David Glen Eisley on vocals, Greg on keyboards, Chuck Wright on bass and Alan…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Happy 71st birthday to the “Golden God”, Robert Plant! Robert Plant – In The Mood After John Bonham died, the rest of Led Zeppelin agreed it wouldn’t be the same without him so they ended the band and went their separate and solo ways. Robert Plant has definitely been the most successful of the solo…Read more »

The new 007 film is titled ‘No Time To Die’

The new 007 film is titled ‘No Time To Die’

As a very big James Bond fan, I’ve been waiting for this new adventure to come out for some time. However, I am not like my wife who is always reading up on entertainment news and keeps up with what’s coming out and when and who’s starring in it. So, to me, this announcement is…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

David Lee Roth – Just A Gigolo/I Ain’t Got Nobody Louis Prima was best known for his version of “Just A Gigolo” paired with “I Ain’t Got Nobody” and it becomes the medley known later for David Lee Roth’s first solo venture, the E.P. ‘Crazy From The Heat. Roth’s version peaked at #3 on the…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Jay Ferguson – Shakedown Cruise After leaving Jo Jo Gunne, Jay Ferguson embarked on a solo career with some early success. He had a Top 10 song with the title track to his album, ‘Thunder Island’. His second big hit peaked at #31, “Shakedown Cruise”. After moving on to score movies and TV shows, his…Read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Boz Scaggs – Jojo Boz Scaggs hired members of Toto to back him up on the ‘Middle Man’ album which consisted of 2 Top 20 hits – “Breakdown Dead Ahead (#15) and Jojo (#17). It was so popular that the album peaked at #8 on the Billboard 200 album chart.Read more »