Oh! You pretty things

Buenos días excursionistas! Ya sabéis que hoy se conmemora el nacimiento de alguna que otra celebridad musical (tampoco son tan célebres 😉 ) Tal día como hoy en 1935 nacía Elvis Aaron Presley. 12 años después, al otro lado del charco nacía David Robert Jones, más conocido por su nombre artístico David Bowie. Dos estrellas […]

Birthdays: 50 (V)

Today is so easy to choose the record to focus on during the glimpse of albums released in 1969. Today in 1935 and 1947 were born Elvis Presley and David Bowie. However (unfortunately) in a couple of days, the white duke will be the focus of another ephemeris, let’s enjoy the two albums released by […]

Wonderful (?) Christmas Time (III)

Here is another Christmas proposal in answer to our request a couple of days ago. Using the words of the author of this suggestion: let’s stop talking about the three wise men (in Spain: three kings) and listen to the only and unique king of rock! Enjoy!

Memphis, 1954

Today in 1954 Elvis Presley recorded at Sun Records studios three songs that 24hours later, when they were broadcasted at Memphis Dewey Phillips, would changed the history of the music of the XXth century. These songs were ‘I love you because’, ‘Blue moon of Kentucky’ and ‘That’s alright’. Let’s enjoy the classic country/bluegrass hit (Bill […]

Last King’s performance

Today, 41 years ago, at the Marquet Square Arena (Indianapolis, US) Elvis Presley gave his last concert. Some weeks later (16 August) he died in Graceland. After his death, his songs have been sung by many artists, so the legacy of this rock pioneer is still alive.

Toys for Tots (II)

Continuing with yesterday’s post, today a song that include a toy in its title but probably talks about a different thing. Anyway, it is included in mostly all the song lists about kids and toys, and the youngest music experts at home have decided to share it today among other options. Enjoy! And have a […]