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Janis Joplin’s Flower Powered Porsche

Janis Joplin: 1965 Custom-Painted Porsche to be auctioned at Sotheby’s in December The Porsche is expected to sell for more than $400,000, Reuters reported. The multicolored Porsche is painted with butterflies and a portrait of Joplin and her band members.…

Gary Richrath

RIP Gary Richrath, guitarist for REO Speedwagon. Gary Dean Richrath was an American guitarist, best known as lead guitarist and a songwriter for the band REO Speedwagon from 1970 until 1989. Wikipedia Born: October 18, 1949 (age 65), Peoria, IL…

How to Tune-up a Leaking Sunroof

I was having trouble with a leaking sunroof on a Ford Focus. Common sense told me it was the seal around the window; however, a little research uncovered the existence of small drain holes under the roof in the front…

One Direction

Harry Styles, singer for One Direction, corrected a fan’s grammar on a poster at their Philadelphia concert. Styles added the missing apostrophe and letter E on the fan’s poster, which read “Hi Harry, Your so nice.” The fan later tweeted…

RIP Rico Rodriguez

Rico Rodriguez has died at the age of 80. Rico was a Cuban-born Jamaican ska and reggae trombonist for the British Ska band The Specials. Birth name Emmanuel Rodriguez Also known as Reco, El Reco Born 17 October 1934 Havana,…

Live Music in Norristown, PA

NORRISTOWN, PA — Every Sunday from Noon until 4:00 Jus Java holds a free music session featuring local artists. Jus’ Java 317 Swede Street Norristown, PA 19401 Directly across the street from the Norristown Courthouse Phone: 610-277-JAVA (5282) Event Time:…

Schuylkill County Songwriting

Writing and recording at Lake Wynonah in Schuylkill County, PA: Free music and video downloads and streaming media.

Wolf Alice Crowd Surfing

Pictures of the crowd surfing during Wolf Alice at Festival Pier in Philadelphia, PA More Pictures

Philadelphia Folk Fest

54th Annual Philadelphia Folk Festival August 13-16, 2015 on the Old Pool Farm in Upper Salford Township (near Schwenksville), PA The Philadelphia Folk Festival is thrilled to announce that Lyle Lovett and his Large Band will be appearing for the…

R.I.P. Vic Firth

Everett “Vic” Firth, timpanist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and famous drum stick maker, dies at 85. Everett “Vic” Firth (June 2, 1930 – July 26, 2015) was an American musician and the founder of Vic Firth Company (formerly Vic…