California Quartet has a Bright Future
If you read my Welcome To Rockville recap, you already know that I was quite impressed with Southern California’s Joyous Wolf. The quartet is an infectious new band just oozing with talent, and they capitalized on the sweet opportunity to play in front of the sizable Rockville crowd by delivering a passionate and energetic set that left everyone in attendance impressed.
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What Can A Poor Boy Do?
Today, we’re going to start a new feature here on Rara’sFarm. Occasionally on Throwback Thursdays. we’ll have one of our friends share cool concert experiences from their past. If you have a special memory to share, drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Continue reading Finding the Rolling Stones in an Unexpected Place
Bill Kopp Discusses Book About Pink Floyd’s Early Years
Reinventing Pink Floyd is a creative and informative peek into the early years of one of classic rock’s most iconic bands. All rock music fans think they know Pink Floyd, but this book is filled with delicious tidbits and interesting details focused around that cloudy era between Syd Barrett’s departure and the release of Floyd’s seminal album, The Dark Side of the Moon.
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Top Rock Songs with an Irish “Sound”
Before any purists get all twisted out of shape, these are not all Irish bands, but they are bands that feature a nice Irish vibe in their music. Also, being Irish alone is not the only qualifier, plenty of talented Irish bands out there who sound just as mainstream and boring as Jason Mraz…
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Check Out Our Rock Band Logo Quiz and See How Well You Know These Ionic Logos
At RarasFarm, we love our classic rock, and we’ve always enjoyed the creative logos bands have used over the years. Check out this quiz and see how well you know some of the most iconic logos (as well as a handful of very tough ones).
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The Class of 2018 Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame Nominees are Announced
Today we learned who the 19 nominees for induction into the Rock ‘n Roll Hall Of Fame are. As usual, there are a few obvious choices on the list, but selecting five seems to get awfully challenging.
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There is nothing more American than a Tom Petty song.
And…. those perfect moments when it’s mid-summer, top down, two-lane highway straight ahead, “I Won’t Back Down” on the radio would come along and make that picture perfect moment that much better. And most of the time you didn’t realize it, you just sang along to the song. But like a songwriting ninja, that 3-minute moment became indescribably better because Tom Petty filled the air.
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Tom Petty Trivia
At Rarasfarm, Tom Petty was one of the few artists who we all loved, and his surprising death pushed us all into an incredibly sad funk. So, we decided to celebrate his life a little differently – in a fun way. Take our quick 10 question quiz and see how well you recall the many memorable contributions from the legendary Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame member.
Continue reading Remembering Tom Petty – How well did you know TP?