Eric Burdon “We are not afraid” a rallying cry for those who want to “speak their minds” and take action “For What It’s Worth”

Michael Hepworth   British Soul Great Eric Burdon Debuts His Electrifying Take On a ’60s Protest Anthem   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today)5/11/17/–Eric Burdon’s soulful, heart-stopping wail made him one of the most unforgettable voices of the ’60s. As the lead singer for British Invasion heroes the Animals, he injected a dose of gritty reality into the pop charts with hits like […]

“Lonnie Brooks was a Chicago blues legend with a towering talent and soulful style that won him legions of fans

  Michael Hepworth       Chicago (Perfect Music Today) 4/5/17/-On Sunday, April 2, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel released the following statement: “Lonnie Brooks was a Chicago blues legend with a towering talent and soulful style that won him legions of fans across the country and around the world. His celebrated career inspired generations of music […]

“Chuck Berry the nicest, kindest, rock star” I got to know…ever

Michael Hepworth     By John Rowlands   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 4/4/17/–Chance can deliver gifts of experience and insight. While shooting stills of Chuck on a TV show in the 70s he asked me if I had ever seen a home video camera and could I use it and shoot the interview he was […]

Chuck Berry invented Rock ‘N’ Roll he was “the man.”

– Michael Hepworth       By  Rock ‘N’ Roll Photographer Jimmy Steinfeldt   HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today) 3/20/17/–Chuck Berry invented Rock N Roll. That’s my opinion anyway. So many great artists are virtually tied for that distinction but for my money Chuck was simply #1. Perhaps it’s because I’m a guitar player or because […]

Interview With Jimmy Steinfeldt, talking about his career and new book, “ Rock ’N’ Roll Lens Vol II “

  – Michael Hepworth     Interview With Jimmy Steinfeldt, talking about his career and new book,  “ Rock ’N’ Roll Lens Vol II “ By Fast Tony @ The Sound Castle Hollywood (Perfect Music Today) 3/19/17– If you’ve ever wondered …” what it’s like to step out on stage with a superstar? “…  Then take […]

Jimmy Steinfeldt Acclaimed Photographer Releases Second Volume of Book, “Rock ’N’ Roll Lens”®

    Acclaimed Photographer Jimmy Steinfeldt Releases Second Volume of Book, “Rock ’N’ Roll Lens”®       – Michael Hepworth     HOLLYWOOD (Perfect Music Today)3/11/17/–In Rock ‘N’ Roll Lens Volume II, renowned photographer Jimmy Steinfeldt has included fifty of his best black and white photographs, as well as commentary from his celebrity friends. […]

GEORGE THOROGOOD & THE DESTROYERS Rock Party at House of Blues “Thoro-ly Good and Dirty!”

– Michael Hepworth       GEORGE THOROGOOD & THE DESTROYERS     THE ROCKIN’ & REELIN’ PARTY TOUR 2017 “Thoro-ly Good and Dirty!”   By Michael Cohan Anaheim (Perfectmusictoday.com) 3/9/2017 – The House of Blues GardenWalk/Anaheim hosted a middle-of-the week sold out Thoro-ly good and dirty slide guitar blues extravaganza on March 8th!  This reviewer […]

Chris Hillman & Herb Pedersen Benefit Concert & Dinner Live In Nipomo

  – Michael Hepworth     Christopher “Chris” Hillman (born December 4, 1944) is an American musician. He was one of the original members of The Byrds, which in 1965 included Roger McGuinn, Gene Clark,David Crosby and Michael Clarke. With frequent collaborator Gram Parsons, Hillman was a key figure in the development of country rock, […]

The New House of Blues Present George Thorogood & the Destroyers THE ROCK PARTY TOUR 2017

    – Michael Hepworth     George Thorogood & the Destroyers THE ROCK PARTY TOUR 2017@ NHOB – The New House of Blues/Anaheim     By Michael Cohan, Anaheim (Perfectmusictoday.com) 3/6/2017 –This evening began in anticipation of acquiring my George Thorogood ticket for this Wednesday’s show March 8th at the newly renovated House of Blues […]

Pre-Stardom Jimi Hendrix Emerges in ’65-’66 Curtis Knight Live At George’s Club 20 on CD

Dagger Records Releases  Live At George’s Club 20 Pre-Stardom Jimi Hendrix Emerges in ’65-’66 Curtis Knight Recordings Out Now   Michael Hepworth     HOLLYWOOD 2/29/17/–Dagger Records has released Curtis Knight [featuring Jimi Hendrix]: Live At George’s Club 20 1965 & 1966 on CD, to be followed by a double vinyl LP version for Record Store Day […]