8/6/18: Mark Lindsay “Arizona”

Paul Revere & The Raiders were a hit-making machine back in the 60’s. And the group had a charismatic front man by the name of MARK LINDSAY. He was so talented, that he eventually took over all the songwriting and composing duties for the band. 

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8/7/18: Tommy James & The Shondells “Crimson & Clover”

I listened to some Tommy James & The Shondells music over the weekend, and there’s one song I just can’t get out of my mind. I’ll play it in just a minute. This came came out of a small town in Michigan…and no, it didn’t have anything to do with Motown Records.

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8/8/18: Paul Rodgers & Free “All Right Now” 

I had a familiar guitar riff in my head first thing this morning! It’s a song that rock really hard, too… no apologies, no hesitations – just good-time rock and roll! It’s Paul Rodgers & Free with “All Right Now!”

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8/9/18: Steppenwolf “Magic Carpet Ride” 

The music in my head today begins with a little guitar distortion before it takes you on a magic carpet ride – and like everything else Steppenwolf did, it sort of makes you feel like riding right out of town on a motorcycle! That’s how it makes me feel, anyway!

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8/10/18: Rufus “Tell Me Something Good”

People were chanting her name when she became a solo superstar, but the incredibly talented Chaka Khan got her start as part of a group! That’s where the song in my head today comes from: the era when the one-and-only Chaka Khan wasn’t a household name just yet – even though it didn’t take her too long to get there.

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The School of Rock Chapel Hill is a music school located in the 501 Diner location, on Fordham Blvd in front of Eastgate, in the Blue Hill District. The school is locally owned and operated, hires local staff and uses locally-sourced instruments.

Classes are performance-based, getting students up and running through focused lessons on guitar, drums, piano, bass or even vocals!

Plus, why should the kids have all of the rock and roll fun? The School of Rock Offers adult programs, as well! It is never too late — or too early — to learn how to rock. Enroll Today at chapelhill.schoolofrock.com, or call 919-338-1011.