Elvis movies

September 2, 2022 markvoger 0

‘The King’ on the screen Who could do Elvis Presley better than Elvis Presley? Well, they keep tryin’. Witness Baz Lurhmann‘s “Elvis,” with Austin Butler […]

Nova Twins

October 22, 2021 markvoger 0

My new jam I found the Nova Twins. They rock my world. They make me feel like I’m back at Ozzfest in 1998. They’re making […]

The Beatles meet Dracula

September 28, 2021 markvoger 0

… in Saturday-morning cartoons, that is Lately, I began a dive into the Saturday-morning cartoon series titled, simply, “The Beatles” (1965-69). Try as I might, […]

Alex Harvey (1935-82)

March 12, 2021 markvoger 0

One-of-a-kind rocker There’s so much history, it’s staggering. I’ve been doing a deep dive into the life and career of singer Alex Harvey (1935-82), a […]

The Fro/Gaga T-shirt

September 21, 2019 markvoger 0

When Mad Jack drummer met ‘Born This Way’ singer By Mark Voger, author “Groovy: When Flower Power Bloomed in Pop Culture” Fro, who I’ve known […]

Video vixens

July 13, 2018 markvoger 0

Bad instrument aping (but nobody cared) Drivin’ home late one night a coupla weeks ago after getting’ the s*** beat out of me in Edison […]

Sister Rosetta Tharpe

June 15, 2018 markvoger 0

Rock ‘n’ roll’s godmother I been binge-in’ on Sister Rosetta Tharpe lately … this lady was rock ’n’ roll before there was rock ’n’ roll […]

Ron Tortu

March 27, 2018 markvoger 0

See Thrust live on April 7 A coupla Sundays ago, I saw an old friend I hadn’t laid eyes on in 11 years: Ron Tortu, […]