The Beatles could spend weeks on their songs. “Birthday” is one rare track that was written and recorded in a day. The reason? A Jayne Mansfield movie.
Sparks remain one of the quirkier sibling pop duos. Their new album showcases the infectious hooks the Mael brothers are known for.
Fred Wesley quit working for James Brown and contributed his horn skills to George Clinton and crew. The funky story of “The Horny Horns.”