All CATEGORIES
☰ Menu
Sound Check Online

The Black Keys sue Home Depot & Pizza Hut

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 20, 2012

I've seen these commercials and the soundtracks sound like uh...sound-a-likes, to me. i.e. take the familiar riff sans vocals, record it in the same style (fuzzy, indie blues-rock) but change two or three notes to keep it legal.

Years ago Tom Waits won a suit against an advertiser for using a sound-a-like on vocals claiming they were besmirching his good name and artistic integrity by suggesting he'd sell some random crap for money.

To read more or comment...

ZZ Top coming to Akron Civic Theatre in October

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 20, 2012


97.5 WONE PRESENTS- ZZ Top

October 3 – Akron Civic Theater

To read more or comment...

Devo releases ode to Mitt Romney's dog (sorta)

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 16, 2012

Akron's favorite Spuds are still at it, with this new song "Don't Roof Rack Me, Bro! (Seamus Unleashed).

Check it out...

To read more or comment...

Oscar-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch dies at 68

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 7, 2012

From the digital desks of the Associated Press

 

To read more or comment...

The Black Keys, Foo Fighters and Neil Young will headline huge charity concert in September

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 7, 2012

From the desks of the Associated Press

 

To read more or comment...

The Moody Blues coming to Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall in December

By Malcolm Abram Published: August 6, 2012

 

The Moody Blues, the venerated and beloved English rock band that many folks belive deserve to be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are coming to Akron's E.J. Thomas Hall on the campus of the University of Akron on December 3.

To read more or comment...

SUBSCRIBE VIA RSS

OHIO.COM VIDEOS

Pages


Prev Next

Blogroll