Author: Ray Schuck


Dick Dale 1937-2019

Dick Dale, the guitarist known for originating the “surf” guitar sound, died Saturday at the age of 81. Dale’s most prolific period came between 1962 and 1965, when he released...


DEF: KC “Give It Up”

In addition to his many appearances on the chart with The Sunshine Band, Harry Wayne Casey (or KC) hit Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart once as a solo artist. On this date...


DEF: The Vels “Look My Way”

Philadelphia-based band The Vels made one appearance on Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart. On this date in 1985, that song — “Look My Way” — rose to a peak position of number...