Ben E King

1,000 Greatest Songs of the 1960s – 980 to 971

By Steve Crawford | October 27, 2017

the use of marimba and Spanish guitar gave the recording a unique sound

That Was The Week Of September 23rd, 2013, That Was

By Iman Lababedi | October 1, 2013

Elton John releases his best album in a long long long time, and Drake and Kings Of Leon keep on doing what they always do, with no small amount of success. Bassist Kevin Jenkins drops a real good soul album and Icona Pop owed us more than five new songs. But we will take it.

Ben E. King And Friends At BB Kings On Friday, November 27th, 2013, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 29, 2013

All of the caveats you can imagine, doesn’t change that that is Lala singing “Da Do Ron Ron”, Charlie singing “Sweets For My Sweet” and yes, the real, the indominatable Ben E. singing “Spanish Harlem”. These are immortal pop tracks.

Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 9-28-13

By admin | September 28, 2013

More Than – Au Revoir Simone – This reminds me of all those indie pop bands with a touch more better living with electricity thrown into the mix. Sort of Pains of Being Pretty At Heart – B+