Author: Al Cattabiani

CultureSonar CEO Al Cattabiani is in the middle of a happy career as a Media Guy. His companies have generally focused on the arts, indie/foreign film and holistic living. Over the years, he has released well over 1,000 titles, including many Oscar, Grammy and Emmy winners. Although playing guitar has never been his Day Job, quite rightly, he’s been gigging steadily for years — and is an avid fan.
John Lennon in Paris courtesy of Getty Images
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John Lennon: Guitarist

Now that Abbey Road has reached the top of the charts — again — on its 50th anniversary, it seems a good time to appreciate a less-celebrated aspect of their collective genius: John Lennon’s guitar playing.

Champagne Toast (Public Domain)
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What Does It Take to Be Happy?

Each New Year, we ask the Big Questions: What do we want? How are we really doing? Imagine doing that for 75 years because that’s what the world’s longest study on happiness has done.

Breaking It Down
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A Podcast Feast for Music Geeks

In the debut episode of the geek-fest, “Breaking It Down (with Jeff and John),” pro musicians John Montagna and Jeff Ganz go deep into the legacy of Motown bass legend James Jamerson.