Although I wasn't the biggest fan of Linda Ronstadt back when I was
growing up in the 1970's, I have always liked her music and collected some of
her records. Now I enjoy singing her songs a lot on karaoke. Her range is
I DO NOT KNOW LINDA AND DON'T KNOW HOW TO CONTACT HER! THIS IS JUST A FAN
SITE FOR HER SINGING!!
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Center of Performing Arts announces fall season, including 'True
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Latest nominees for pop music hall announced
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(re-run from 9/25) on PBS.
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Brimful of Asher
Double Vinyl for Kate & Anne McGarrigle
Celebrity birthdays on July 15
Duets: World's Greatest Love Ballads
Holder To Arizona: Big Brother Is Watching
19th Annual San Jose Mexican Heritage Festival
Prepara Linda Ronstadt Festival del Mariachi y la Herencia Mexicana
Linda Ronstadt Interview with PlanetOut
Linda Ronstadt was inducted into the Arizona Music &
Entertainment Hall of Fame in September 2007!!
"Ride On" featuring Ryan Adams, Ben Kweller and Adam Schlesinger
"Sister Golden Hair"
The legendary rock group AMERICA returns with their first new major
studio album in over twenty years. The double album, "Here & Now,"
January 16 on SONY BMG's Burgundy Records, will include one CD of new
material and one CD of live material encompassing their hits.
Founding members GERRY BECKLEY and DEWEY BUNNELL teamed up with indie
most sought after producers ADAM SCHLESINGER (Fountains of Wayne) and
IHA (Smashing Pumpkins) to record 12 new songs which were written by the
band as well as by some of today's most influential new writers and
"James and I are honored to be working with Gerry and Dewey. They write
timeless songs and they are phenomenal singers and musicians, and we are
having a blast in the studio. Plus we get to bug them for George Martin
stories in between takes!" says co-producer Adam Schlesinger. George
famed producer of The Beatles, produced the bulk of America's hits.
In addition to Schlesinger and Iha, special guests appearing on the
include RYAN ADAMS, who plays on 'Ride On,' BEN KWELLER who joins JIM
and PATRICK HALLAHAN of My Morning Jacket on a cover of their haunting
acoustic tune 'Golden,' and IRA ELLIOT and MATTHEW CAWS of Nada Surf
the group on their own rendition of Nada Surf's hit 'Always Love.'
also appears with MARK ROZZO of Maplewood on a new song that Rozzo wrote
the band called 'Indian Summer.' Fountains of Wayne drummer BRIAN YOUNG
lends his skills to a number of tracks including 'Chasing The Rainbow'
'One Chance,' both written by Beckley, as well as 'Walk In The Woods'
Bunnell wrote. Other notable guest artists include RUSTY YOUNG of the
country rock band Poco and STEPHEN BISHOP, best known for his
Grammy-nominated song 'Separate Lives.'
On growing up listening to AMERICA, Jim James of My Morning Jacket
"I used to lay on the living room floor, when my family was out of town
the ocean and I couldn't go cuz I had some stuff to do for school...and
cry my eyes out to America, and think of all the fun my family was having
the ocean. [Songs like] 'Tin Man,' Ventura Highway,' 'Lonely People,'
'Sister Golden Hair,'.so many jams. They are premier architects of
They built temples in my brain as a child and the ruins are still
AMERICA, best known for their #1 hits 'A Horse With No Name' and 'Sister
Golden Hair,' was one of the top selling bands of the 70's notching 11
Top 40 singles and 17 gold, platinum and multi-platinum albums. The
was honored in 1972 by winning that year's Grammy Award for Best New
Buy it now!
Marc in France is looking for
videos or DVD's of Linda in concert, stage, etc. Please email him for more info
if you have something to buy/trade.
Please contact Peter if you are
interested in buying this: Vintage Circus magazines that have been in storage
(dry, smoke-free) for years, including Circus issue #196 October 31,1978 w/Linda
Ronstadt cover and an article on Pg 28-31 which includes w/2 full page color
photos and 3 smaller color photos.
See an MPEG clip of me singing
"Blue Bayou"! Thanks to John at Pro-sing
for making this. Here's a Zipped version to download. It
may not work well, though...
Click on the iPod button to hear me sing
some of Linda's songs!! Go to the next song or back as you choose, just like a
free player from mysplayer.com
You can also hear me sing many of Linda's songs (karaoke) at my
songs page. These are clips only. Please email me if you would like to hear
the full versions! Thanks!! I'm just an amateur, having fun so please don't
send me hate mail! :)
Thanks to Peter and Alfonso for the great pictures!
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