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The Shaggs: The Philosophy Of 50 Years

Retrospective by Gary Pig Gold, Segarini, 15 April 2019

ON AN EVEN damper than usual Spring afternoon in 1969, three guitar-and-drum-beating sisters from tiny Fremont, New Hampshire, entered an even tinier recording studio and ...

Del Shannon: Endless Shannon

Memoir by Gary Pig Gold, Segarini, 16 February 2021

RELEASED PRECISELY Sixty (!) Years Ago This Very Month: One of the absolutely greatest Rock 'n' Roll recordings EVER. Now, fast forward a quarter century ...

The Byrds, Roger McGuinn: Happy Birthday This Month from Gary Pig Gold to Both Roger And Jim McGuinn

Comment by Gary Pig Gold, Segarini, July 2022

IT'S BECOMING increasingly obvious, with every passing year and with every passing trend, that the Byrds were just about the greatest rock'n'roll band America ever ...

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