Posts Tagged ‘Music History’

FOFPOD EP4 – Carl Giammarese of the Buckinghams

FAR 1400Carl Giammarese, co-founder of The Buckinghams, speaks out on the experience of performing at the White House for two U.S. presidents, ace songwriter Jim Holvay’s influence upon the group’s creative and commercial fortunes, the significance of the band’s music to American military veterans, and additional topics.

Hits include ‘Kind of a Drag,’ ‘Don’t You Care,’ ‘Hey, Baby (They’re Playing Our Song)‘, and other top sellers from the Flower Power era.  A version of the ensemble, led by original members Giammarese (guitar/lead vocals) and Nick Fortuna (bass/vocals), continues to perform concerts worldwide.

Far Out Flavors is a radio program hosted by Marcus Singletary, featuring interviews, music, and more!

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FOFPOD EP3 – Music – Then and Now

Far Out Flavors Logo“Music – Then and Now” traces the chronology of music from ancient times to today, and covers a wide variety of styles including blues, classical, country, hip-hop, jazz, R&B, and rock.

Topics include:

  • Miles Davis’ influence upon contemporary music
  • The development of R&B/Soul into hip-hop
  • The intersection between classical music and hip-hop

The program also contains previously unreleased segments.

Far Out Flavors is a radio program hosted by Marcus Singletary, featuring interviews, music, and more!

Subscribe @ iTunes and follow the program on Twitter – @faroutflavors.

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