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Backstory of The Beatles and Me: Eric Hersey Memories

Backstory of The Beatles and Me: Eric Hersey Memories

My father, William E. Hersey, was a rock n’ roll drummer. He often moved around the furniture in our living room and set up his Psychedelic Red Ludwig Drums and jammed out. These drums, which I have today, would be equivalent to our family crest. These drums also, so happens, to be what I remember seeing Ringo…

Ranking Update 28.0 – The Doobie Brothers

Ranking Update 28.0 – The Doobie Brothers

The Doobie Brothers could have gone either way. I knew of the top 10-20 songs but had no idea if their entire catalog would be comparable. It doesn’t seem like anyone really talked about The Doobie Brothers or claim them to be some iconic group. I was thinking they were very similar to The Guess…

Ranking Update 27.0 – Nirvana

Ranking Update 27.0 – Nirvana

Nirvana seemed a bit better in 2007 – before I listened to every track they produced. How did they make out in 2020?

Ranking Update 26.0 – REM

Ranking Update 26.0 – REM

REM ranks the same in 2020 as they did in 2007 – but they actually passed up a group in the process. Find out why and how.

Ranking Update 25.0 – Cake

Ranking Update 25.0 – Cake

Cake (the band) was not on my original list. I was lucky that they made Todd’s list. Thus, I discovered some great tunes and they jumped a few classics.

Discoveries – Early and Mid 2020

Discoveries – Early and Mid 2020

It’s been a while since I wrote up a Discoveries. I’ve still be writing down new bands and artists – just not on Music Ranked! I catch up.

Ranking Update 24.0 – Eagles

Ranking Update 24.0 – Eagles

Jumping 12 full bands is an accomplishment only done by Queen. See how the Eagles ranked in 2020 compared to 2007.

Ranking Update 23.0 – Jethro Tull

Ranking Update 23.0 – Jethro Tull

Jethro Tull won’t see much movement (right now) but it’s hard to believe they were ranked so high years ago.

Phil Collins Albums

Phil Collins Albums

Phil Collins loves to have his face in his albums. Thankfully he doesn’t just rely on his looks (wink face). I rank every studio Phil Collins album.

Journey Albums

Journey Albums

The first Journey album you hear could be vastly different than the last Journey album you listen to. Let’s rank the best Journey albums of all-time.