Thursday, October 21

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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 223):  H. JACK WILLIAMS
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(The Don’s Hit List with The Don & The Grizz Ep. 223): H. JACK WILLIAMS

Contributor's Note:  Singer-songwriter H. Jack Williams joined The Don's Hit List with The Don & The Grizz for the 223rd episode via FAB Radio International.  In this episode, H. Jack Williams talks about his songwriting and his cover of "What A Wonderful World" by Louis Armstrong and how he went after The Who for songwriting and how he takes a methodical approach for his songwriting.  H. Jack Williams has also written songs for Uriah Heep and with his band Streets of Ice, he landed songwriting cuts with Blackfoot, Molly Hatchet and Gregg Allman and developed a great friendship with Dickie Betts.  Some of the songs featured on his website include "Love Shine" by Kevin Costner & Modern West, "Runaway" by Brandi Zdan, "Heavens Gate" by Kevin Costner featuring Lily Costner, "Just ...
Check out EXTREME’S Gary Cherone & Nuno Bettencourt on “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” this Sunday on AXS TV
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Check out EXTREME’S Gary Cherone & Nuno Bettencourt on “Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar” this Sunday on AXS TV

At 8:30 PM EST, Extreme's Gary Cherone and Nuno Bettencourt appear on the hit TV show "Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar" on AXS TV.  In this episode, Gary discusses auditioning for Van Halen.  Fans can check out the preview clip here.  Also, they all come together to perform a cover of "Won't Get Fooled Again" by The Who.  Fans can check out the preview clip here.  At Hollywood Hills, Sammy Hagar discusses the following: A sneak preview of Extreme’s planned upcoming album. The “extreme” range of their musical diversity. How a chance meeting with a club manager lead to Gary and Nuno’s musical partnership. The new music they are listing to today, from The Who to Zac Brown Band. All this will be on AXS TV this Sunday, May 31st.  Don't miss it! Photo Courtesy:  ...
“Brian Johnson: A Life On The Road” to feature ROBERT PLANT on All-New Episode Tonight on AXS TV at 9PM EST!
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“Brian Johnson: A Life On The Road” to feature ROBERT PLANT on All-New Episode Tonight on AXS TV at 9PM EST!

On this week’s episode of Brian Johnson: A Life on the Road, Legendary AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson takes an excursion to North Wales where he explores a ruined castle with rock god Robert Plant, chatting about the vocalist’s love of American Blues, the creation of Led Zeppelin, and Plant’s acclaimed solo career and award-winning collaborations In this first-look clip, Robert Plant looks back at Led Zeppelin’s founding in 1968. “I suppose Cream, The Greatful Dead, the white blues thing was kickin’ in. And you had that great west coast thing going on with Jefferson Airplane and stuff. You had a sub-culture develop, and we kind of attached ourselves to that. We didn’t have any social statements to make. We weren’t visionaries, in that sense. But we were, still by our age, at the time, stil...
(EP Review) “Demo” by TELEVISION SKIES
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(EP Review) “Demo” by TELEVISION SKIES

Back in December of 2018, New York indie-pop band Television Skies released a four song EP entitled "Demo" via Bandcamp.  Since then, they have released a lyric video for "Only For A Moment" via their Facebook page and their YouTube channel.  Through these releases, the duo has a world of potential ahead of them. The band out of Ulster County, New York is composed of members Ihor Shuhan on vocals/guitars and Paul Maczaj on drums.  These two left a previous band called The Lighthouse in 2014 and formed Television Skies in 2016.  They cite The Doors, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and The Who as a few of their primary influences in their music.  The band has also played various gigs in New York City. Upon listening to their music, Television Skies sounds like that chill band that one would tur...
Madness To Creation Throwback Reviews: Featuring Bryan Adams!
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Madness To Creation Throwback Reviews: Featuring Bryan Adams!

The man and the legend!  Out of Kingston, Ontario, Canada, the legendary Bryan Adams has had numerous chart topping hits throughout his career.  His songs define multiple generations, bring about such feelgood moments, and are the soundtrack to many lives around the world, whether it's "Summer Of '69" or a beautiful love song such as "Everything I Do(I Do It For You)". In 1976, Bryan Adams began to realize that he wanted to make music for a living.  He became the frontman for a rock band called Sweeney Todd, which became known for the Canadian chart topper "Roxy Roller".  After leaving Sweeney Todd, he met with his long time guitarist Keith Scott while playing in cover bands at local clubs in Vancouver.  At 18, Adams signed a record deal with A&M Records, and wrote the songs "I'm Read...
AXS TV Presents “Docs That Rock” on Tuesday Nights!
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AXS TV Presents “Docs That Rock” on Tuesday Nights!

Music’s greatest artists rule on AXS TV, as the network unleashes the Docs That Rock weekly block—airing every Tuesday at 10pE/7pP. The September lineup kicks off on September 12, as hard rock pioneers Led Zeppelin embark on a psychedelic journey of music and cinema, rocking Madison Square Garden with an epic set that includes “Whole Lotta Love,” “Dazed And Confused,” “Stairway To Heaven” and many more, in the 1976 hit LED ZEPPELIN: THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME.   On September 19 explore the untold story of one of the modern blues scene’s most important figures in STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN – LONESTAR: 1984-1989—offering unprecedented access into the guitar virtuoso’s glory days using rare footage, insightful interviews, personal photos, and more, to showcase Vaughan’s glory days following h...