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AOTM: Phil Collins Hitting the Road in North America

AOTM: Phil Collins Hitting the Road in North America

Phil Collins is one of the significant voices from the 80s. With multiple award nominations and wins, Collins music defined a generation. In 2011, he announced his retirement from music due to spinal problems and also to focus on raising his family. The “Against All Odds” songwriter has emerged from retirement. Fans can see Collins…MORE

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

Hall and Oates are considered the number one selling duo in music history, and for good reason. They came onto the scene in the 1970’s with their debut album and have since garnered six number one singles and six multi-platinum albums. A career spanning four decades, the duo continues to create music, tour, and work…MORE

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

Started in 1958, the Bee Gees consisted of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb.  The band enjoyed consistent success throughout their career with their own music and music they wrote for others. Multiple awards and millions of albums sold highlight a band that has longevity and made a mark in the music industry. Now, the…MORE

AOTM: Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan Announce Summer 2018 Tour

AOTM: Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan Announce Summer 2018 Tour

Two of America’s best-loved bands from the 70s and 80s have announced a summer 2018 tour. The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan will co-headline a summer tour starting in May. Fans attending the concerts will notice original members of Steely Dan and the Doobies on stage.  Steely Dan has had many incarnations over the years…MORE

AOTM: Doobie’s “Taking it to the Streets” Turns 42

AOTM: Doobie’s “Taking it to the Streets” Turns 42

The Doobies came out of the late 60s and were regular pros by the time their debut album came out. Building a legacy of integrity and dedication to their fan base, the Doobies have continued to evolve in an ever-changing business and produced multiple platinum albums and top charting hits. Their album Takin’ it to…MORE

AOTM: The Doobies Build a Bridge on What’s Happening

AOTM: The Doobies Build a Bridge on What’s Happening

In 1978, Grease with Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta was released. Charlie Chaplin’s remains were stolen from Cosier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland. Annie Hall wins Best Picture at the Academy Awards. And, the Doobie Brothers fought music bootlegging and social injustice. On a two-part episode of What’s Happening, the Doobie Brothers performed a concert, fought music bootlegging, and…MORE

AOTM: Think You Know Queen? Think Again…

AOTM: Think You Know Queen? Think Again…

How much do you really know about our AOTM Queen? If you’re a Queen aficionado, then maybe what I’m about to share with you is old news. However, if you’re only familiar with their music, you have been missing out on some fascinating information. The Queen you need to meet: All of the musicians are…MORE

AOTM: Queen Releasing a Set of 25 Albums — in Italy

AOTM: Queen Releasing a Set of 25 Albums — in Italy

Queen has fifteen studio albums, nine live albums, numerous nominations, and an equally impressive list of awards. The band, which formed in 1970 in London, was influenced by progressive rock, hard rock, and rock. Their music jumps across a number of genres from rock to pop with each garnering chart-topping status. Celebrating that history, the…MORE

AOTM: An Epic Trip to Celebrate Freddie Mercury’s 72nd Birthday

Wanna plan the most epic rock-n-roll trip of all time? Then hit up Freddie Mercury’s Birthday Bash in Switzerland. Freddie Mercury’s 72nd birthday is coming up this year, and Queen fans can celebrate the late frontman’s birthday in Switzerland while also raising money for The Mercury Phoenix Trust – Fighting AIDS Worldwide. Freddie Mercury was…MORE

AOTM: Queen Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from The Grammys

AOTM: Queen Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from The Grammys

As the second best-selling group of all time in Britain, Queen has had their share of number one hits and top ten singles. The band also has four Grammy nominations and numerous music awards under their belt. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002, and this year the group…MORE

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AOTM: Phil Collins Hitting the Road in North America

AOTM: Phil Collins Hitting the Road in North America

Phil Collins is one of the significant voices from the 80s. With multiple award nominations and wins, Collins music defined a generation. In 2011, he announced his retirement from music due to spinal problems and also to focus on raising his family. The “Against All Odds” songwriter has emerged from retirement. Fans can see Collins…

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

AOTM: Live from Daryl’s House

Hall and Oates are considered the number one selling duo in music history, and for good reason. They came onto the scene in the 1970’s with their debut album and have since garnered six number one singles and six multi-platinum albums. A career spanning four decades, the duo continues to create music, tour, and work…

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

AOTM: A Bee Gees Musical is in the Works

Started in 1958, the Bee Gees consisted of brothers Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb.  The band enjoyed consistent success throughout their career with their own music and music they wrote for others. Multiple awards and millions of albums sold highlight a band that has longevity and made a mark in the music industry. Now, the…

AOTM: Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan Announce Summer 2018 Tour

AOTM: Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan Announce Summer 2018 Tour

Two of America’s best-loved bands from the 70s and 80s have announced a summer 2018 tour. The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan will co-headline a summer tour starting in May. Fans attending the concerts will notice original members of Steely Dan and the Doobies on stage.  Steely Dan has had many incarnations over the years…