Category Archives: OLDIES

Chuck Berry October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017

Charles Edward Anderson “Chuck” Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. With songs such as “Maybellene” (1955), “Roll Over Beethoven” (1956), “Rock … Continue reading

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Johnny Maestro

Johnny Maestro and the Brooklyn Bridge (or simply The Brooklyn Bridge) is an American musical group, best known for their million-selling rendition of Jimmy Webb’s “The Worst That Could Happen” (1968). Born Johnny Maestro (born John Mastrangelo aka Johnny Mastro … Continue reading

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JOSEPH COOK

JOSEPH COOK (DECEMBER 29, 1922 – APRIL 15, 2014), KNOWN AS LITTLE JOE COOK, WAS AN AMERICAN RHYTHM AND BLUES SINGER AND SONGWRITER. HE IS BEST KNOWN AS THE LEAD SINGER OF LITTLE JOE & THE THRILLERS, WHOSE SONG “PEANUTS” … Continue reading

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