David Bruce Cassidy (April 12, 1950 – November 21, 2017) was an American actor, singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He was known for his role as Keith Partridge, the son of Shirley Partridge (played by his stepmother Shirley Jones), in the 1970s musical-sitcom The Partridge Family, which led to his becoming one of popular culture’s teen […]
Lonnie Melvin Tillis (August 8, 1932 – November 19, 2017) was an American country music singer and songwriter. He penned more than 1,000 songs and recorded more than 60 albums in a career that spanned six decades. Many of those songs were recorded by other country music stars such as Kenny Rogers, George Strait and […]
Check out this article on copywrite laws as ruled on by the Florida Supreme Court. This ruling was made from a lawsuit brought by Flo & Eddie of the Turtles several years ago trying to get payments for copywrite infringement of their music. It’s a complicated issue and, of course, this ruling only applies to […]
Fats Domino, died at the age of 89 (February 26, 1928 to October 24, 2017). He was the voice and piano behind hits like “Blueberry Hill” and “Ain’t That a Shame,”. A contemporary of Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry and Jerry Lee Lewis, Domino was among the first acts inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall […]
Johnny Robinson is the drummer for The Ramblers
Members and guests coming to the October ARCA meeting are in for a treat. Rather than meet at the Homewood Library this month, we are going to gather at Crawford Broadcasting Studios. ARCA Member, Terry Patilla, will give us a tour of the facility and answer any questions that we may have. We will meet […]
Mary Jane’s Last Dance – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Tom Petty, One Of America’s Greatest Singers And Songwriters, Has Died At 66 #TOM PETTY CORBIN REIFF DEPUTY MUSIC EDITOR 10.02.17 GETTY IMAGE Tom Petty, one of the greatest singer-songwriters America has ever known has died. The news was confirmed by CBS. He was 66 […]
Please see Events for August 2018 for more information.
Instead of a normal meeting in August, we have our annual picnic. It will be at Rickwood Caverns on August 12nd. There will be plenty of food, music & fellowship. Don’t forget your swimsuits! Please consult your member newsletter for details. Our next regular monthly meeting will be on September 17, 2017.
Our next meeting is Sunday, July 16. We gather at 2 pm for refreshments and music conversation. The business meeting is at 3 p.m. We will have the second of a two part presentation on home audio. This meeting the topic will cover speakers and receivers/amplifiers. Visitors are welcome to drop by and meet […]