Author: Michael Sarno

Michael Sarno has a bachelors degree in history so you know he takes the history of music seriously. An avid student of 20th century rock, he spends his time writing/researching underappreciated stories and resurfacing unforgettable anecdotes. Michael currently resides in Boston and can be followed at @vanzkantdanz on Instagram.
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Boz Scaggs Gets Back to the Blues

After the massive success of “Silk Degrees,” Boz Scaggs took an unexpected path to follow another musical passion and his latest album, “Out of the Blues,” finds him in fine form.

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Florence + the Machine: The Millennial Rock Band

Their debut album “Lungs” shot them onto the scene in a big way. Then “Ceremonials” and “How Big How Blue How Beautiful” established them as one of the most innovative groups on the scene. Now with “High as Hope,” Florence Welch can be heralded as among the best singers out there.

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Miami Vice: The Top 10 Musician Guest Stars

Phil Collins, Willie Nelson, Glenn Frey and Little Richard were among the musicians who made memorable guest-star appearances. Oh yes, this hit ’80s TV show made waves as much for its sound as for its “look.”