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Roy Orbison's Last Interview In 1988
One of my favorite recording artists is Roy Orbison, a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Many of his contemporaries considered Orbison's voice as the best in the busines, and on December 4, 1988 he gave his last live performance in Ohio, dying two days later of heart failure. On the da…
Dobie Gray Dies
Dobie Gray, the artist who gave us the hit "Drift Away" in 1973, passed away yesterday at the age of 71. The news of Gray's passing was released on the singer's website last night. No cause of death was listed. Gray's first hit came in 1965 with "The In Crow…
New Rock ‘N’ Roll Highway
A segment of U.S Highway 67 in Texaracana, Arkansas, has a new name. One that even I should be able to remember, "Rock 'N' Roll Highway". The legendary highway was the main route, for the roots of rock 'n roll:
Rock `n' Roll pioneers including Elvis Presley, John…