The Foote Files: SteppenwolfOne of the best hard rock/blues bands of the late 60’s and early 70’s actually got their start not in the United States… but Canada.
Remembering Alvy MooreAlvy Moore was born 1921 and served in the Marines during World War II. After the war, he started his acting career. He did some theatre before moving to television, but the role of Hank Kimball on "Green Acres" put him on the national stage.
The Foote Files: Sophie Ellis-BextorBorn in London in 1979, Ellis-Bextor first made her mark in 1997 as a teenage vocalist behind a British new wave band.
Edwin Starr With "Agent Double-O-Soul"Written by Edwin Starr and Bill Sharpley during the James Bond movie craze of the '60s, the song "Double-O-Soul" exemplifies the strength and beauty of Starr's voice.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs: "Get Down, Get Down (On The Floor)"Summer isn't officially over until September 22, so let's look at one more summer song. This week's song isn't really about summer, but was released in May 1975 and was a top 10 hit for R&B singer Joe Simon.
Eclipse Viewing Here In North TexasThe Great American Eclipse of 2017 is almost here. The path of totality, where viewers get total darkness for a couple of minutes, is more than 500 miles to our north. But people in the DFW area should still get a nice view.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs: "Good Time"This is a good summer song that gets you going!
Ken Foote's Summer Songs: Summer In The City“Summer In The City,” written by John Sebastian, Mark Sebastian, and Steve Boone, was released July 4, 1966 on the Kama Sutra record label.
A Foote Files Concert Review: Steve Miller Band & Peter FramptonNow I am not a professional music critic by any means, but this concert was just plain fantastic.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs: "Hot Summer Nights"The song "Hot Summer Nights," written by Walter Egan, hit the Billboard charts in the summer of 1979 and finished at No. 18.
Ken Foote's Summer Songs 2017: 'You're The One That I Want'This week's Summer Song comes from 1978, a pop/disco style song written by John Farrar for the movie "Grease", based on the musical by the same name.
Foote Files Follow Up: "Little Latin Lupe Lu""Little Latin Lupe Lu" was a great Top 40 song from the '60s, but Chrissie Hynde and the Pretenders did a rock version of the song in the 1980s for a great cause.