Gangsters in Music: From Doo-Wop to Hip-Hop
From the earliest days of rock n roll, a lot of the most popular artists were made, um, “offers they couldn’t refuse.”
Don Randi of The Wrecking Crew
The Wrecking Crew had plenty of stories about backing the biggest acts in music. Keyboardist Don Randi has more than his share.
Ronnie Spector: Ten of Her Best Tracks
Ronnie Spector stood out from the jump. From fronting The Ronettes to impressive solo tracks, we salute her enduring presence in music.
Darlene Love: Adding Her “Touch” Over Decades
Since the early 60s, Darlene Love has added her vocal magic to her own songs, plus many hits by other artists.
Phil Spector: A Complicated Legacy
The passing of producer Phil Spector called up the darker parts of his troubled life. But his place in music can’t be disputed.