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Happy Birthday Steve Gadd

Drummer Steve Gadd just celebrated a birthday on April 9th. Gadd’s discography is amazing; he’s performed, recorded and toured with Al Di Meola, The Bee Gees, Chick Corea, Eric Clapton, James Taylor, Jim Croce, Joe Cocker, Jon Bon Jovi, Manhattan Transfer, Michael McDonald, Paul McCartney, Paul Simon and Steely Dan, among others. Some of my […]


40th Anniversary: Mad Dogs & Englishmen Joe Cocker In The Studio

Host Redbeard talks with special guests Joe Cocker and Leon Russell about the 40th anniversary of the Mad Dogs & Englishmen tour, album and concert movie. The concert tour and double live album have a great story behind it, and you can hear it straight from the source In The Studio: The Stories Behind History’s […]


Joe Cocker

Happy Birthday to Joe Cocker, born May 20th, 1944. I’ve always enjoyed his Mad Dogs & Englishmen album. It’s rockin’ soul grooves defied you not to move to the beat to those great, great songs…”Honky Tonk Woman, Cry Me a River, Feelin’ Alright, Superstar, She Came in Through the Bathroom Window, The Letter,” and “Delta […]


Steve Gadd

Happy Birthday to one of our favorite session and touring drummers, Steve Gadd. It’s amazing how many artists Gadd has performed with; he’s recorded and toured with Al Di Meola, The Bee Gees, Chick Corea, Eric Clapton, James Taylor, Jim Croce, Joe Cocker, Jon Bon Jovi, Manhattan Transfer, Michael McDonald, Paul McCartney, Paul Simon and […]


Bethel Woods Center celebrates Woodstock

August 17, 1969 was the third and final day of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair. The day opened with Joe Cocker and his Grease Band, Crosby Stills and Nash performed their second ever gig there, and Jimi Hendrix closed the festival with his solo improvisation of the “Star-Spangled Banner” and “Purple Haze.” Today, the […]