When you get the opportunity to ask a member of the Doobie Brothers where they came up with the name -- one of the best in the history of band names -- you take it. Guitarist and vocalist Tom Johnston gave us the scoop. Johnston admits that the primary inspiration for the name was a doobie, ... More >>
Doobie Brothers is indisputably the best band name of all time. A doobie, for all of those not in the know, is a joint. It's a rolled-up bit of marijuana one will smoke to get high. Oh, and the Doobie Brothers aren't brothers, except through the doob. The Doobies, as we'll be referring to t ... More >>
Part of the 75th FedEx Orange Bowl halftime show
Ahhh... the sweet sounds of classic Seventies California pop. No one has ever embodied that sound more than the Doobie Brothers. And now that the style the Doobies perfected has become a musical archetype (see modern artists like the Autumn Defense, Beck, and so on), it's all too easy to look back t ... More >>
Boca's Cat Shell channels a classic sound with soul and savvy
It's a big headline on the Local front of the Sun-Sentinel: "BEATING ADVERSITY TO BE FIRST IN LINE." Bad headline (who knew that beating adversity could move up to the front of the line so quickly?) over a story written by Nicole T. Lesson, Community News diva. It's about a teenager named Nick Sprou ... More >>
Despite two tragic deaths, Widespread Panic hasn't slowed a bit.
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Local CDs from Pank Shovel, the Baboons, Vito, Baby Robots, Jocexoxo, and more
Today (Nuance Records)