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The Late Movies: Guess The Theme XXVIII

It’s Thursday night and I feel all right…because it’s once again time for GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments. Jesus Jones – Right Here, Right Now Janet Jackson – Rhythm Nation Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me Creedence Clearwater Revival – Proud Mary Wang [...]

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme XXVII

It’s Thursday night and that means this is the last edition GUESS THE THEME that will happen during Daylight Saving Time (until, you know, next spring). All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments. Creedence Clearwater Revival – Up Around The Bend Elvis Presley – All Shook Up The [...]

The Time John Fogerty Was Sued for Ripping Off John Fogerty

© Henry Diltz/CORBIS In 1993, former Creedence Clearwater Revival singer John Fogerty found himself at the center of a case being argued before the United States Supreme Court. The country’s highest court wasn’t debating whether Bayou Country or Green River was the superior CCR album. Instead, Fogerty was in the middle of an important, somewhat obscure [...]

The Quick 10: The Former Names of 10 Bands

You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who has never heard of The Beach Boys or Led Zeppelin. The Pendletones and The New Yardbirds? Maybe not so much. Check out 10 bands who are probably thankful they changed their names before they hit the big time. 1. The Beach Boys were once known as “The Pendletones.” It [...]