Jeanie Buss' high-powered attorney says her courtroom victory against her brothers was a "good old-fashioned ass whooping"... and says Jeanie vows to "bring some glory back to Los Angeles." As we previously reported, Jim and Johnny Buss tried…
The jackhammer chatter of the song's opening riff lets us know that the pastoral is past. The post Chuck Berry and the Modernist Fable of “Johnny B. Goode” appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Many of you have sent me a story in which the Sex Pistols frontman expresses enthusiasm for Trump, Brexit and the racist UKIP. To wit: In an interview today with ITV’s Good Morning Britain, Johnny Rotten said he supported Brexit and described Donald Trump as a “possible friend” while dismissing accusations that the president is […]
Divorcing Johnny Depp probably earned Amber Heard far more publicity than any one of her films and, while public opinion about that personal struggle is still greatly polarized, Amber has moved on and tried to regain her good Hollywood standing. Show More Summary
Leo Moracchioli of Frog Leap Studios pays tribute to the late Chuck Berry in his own inimitable style, with a hard rock cover of his classic Johnny B. Goode that we like to think is where Marty McFly would have gone if he’d been allowed to finish his performance.
‘Johnny B. Goode’ is riding aboard Voyager spacecraft on a journey through the stars.
The late rock icon's final recording includes a sequel to his classic 'Johnny B. Goode.'
'Johnny B. Goode' has traveled billions of miles from Earth.
I first met Joe Piscopo at a Jim McGreevey fundraiser in Edison a couple lifetimes ago, the one where Piscopo stepped in for Southside Johnny when the rocker got sick. Piscopo was yet another second (or so)-tier Hollywood “star” promoting...Read more
The legendary Chuck Berry died over the weekend. Pretty much every band today owes a debt to Chuck Berry -- the dude more or less invented rock and roll music -- and a whole bunch of people decided to pay tribute by covering "Johnny B. Goode," perhaps his most iconic song. Everyone from Green Day…
With songs like “Roll Over Beethoven” and “Johnny B. Goode,” Mr. Berry, who died on Saturday, created a sound and style that made him the genre’s first true superstar.
Pioneering rock and roller Chuck Berry, who recorded hits including “Maybellene” and “Johnny B. Goode,” died at his home near St. Louis. He was 90. From the New York Times: “[Berry’s] indelible guitar licks, brash self-confidence and memorable songs about cars, girls and wild dance parties did as much as anyone to define rock ’n’ […]
Chuck Berry, the father of rock n’ roll, passed away Saturday at 90 years old. His music was sent to space for aliens to find, and for Back to the Future fans, he’s the guy on the phone who heard Marty McFly perform “Johnny B. Goode” and knew it would change the future. That’s right, Chuck Berry has transcended both… Read more...
“Maybe someday your name will be in lights, saying ‘Johnny B. Goode Tonight.’“ One of the fathers of rock and roll, Charles Edward Anderson Berry has passed away at the ripe old age of 90. Long live rock and roll! Long live Chuck Be...
Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died after being found unresponsive Saturday. He was 90. Berry's seven-decade career boasted a string of hits, including classics like Roll Over Beethoven and Johnny B Goode. He received a lifetime achievement Grammy in 1984 and was among the first inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986. Show More Summary
His hits included 'Johnny B. Goode,' 'Roll Over Beethoven' and 'Maybellene.'