Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly

The life of someone cannot be packed and explained in mere words, and especially when it is about a famous personality such as Charles Hardin Holley aka Buddy Holly. Born on September 7, 1936, in Lubbock, Texas, this fella achieved a number of achievements in such a young age. But the world … Read more

Musings on Elvis

Musings on Elvis

Who doesn’t know Elvis Presley? Elvis Presley (1935-1977) has become iconic, caricatured, copied, lampooned and idolized. At some point an individual grows well beyond talent and into legend. Yes, the King lives on… It all started with the King! Pop and rock ‘n roll icon, fame, swagger, modern rock hero – it … Read more

Introduction to Barbara Acklin

Introduction to Barbara Acklin

Barbara Jean Acklin was born into a musical family in Oakland, California on February 2nd, 1943. Belonging to a music-lover family, her grandmother Asa Eskridge was the blues singer and her cousin Monk Higgins was the arranger and keyboard player. Later her family moved to Chicago, Illinois where she polished her vocal … Read more