Baker’s biggest hit, ‘Love Is Strange,’ had a major revival three decades later when it was lip-synched by Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the famous seduction scene in the film ‘Dirty Dancing.’

BING NEWS:
  • With or Without Jefferson Airplane, Jorma Kaukonen Keeps Flying
    Jorma Kaukonen was halfway through a 45-minute phone interview last week when the subject of a Jefferson Airplane ... guitar player and he doesn't sound like Jerry. We'll see." On that 2003 list, Kaukonen was ranked No. 54 between '50s session player ...
    01/27/2015 - 4:27 am | View Link
  • Robin Williams, Joan Rivers among entertainment industry deaths in 2014
    Among the latter, of course, were rapid-fire funnyman (and Oscar-winning dramatic actor) Robin Williams, who took his own life at ... The movies’ first teen idol, Mickey Rooney, was 93 and worked until the end; you can currently see him in “Night ...
    12/31/2014 - 1:48 pm | View Link
  • Doug Yule Gives Rare Interview About the Velvet Underground's Third, Self-Titled Album, Shares Alternate Version of "Foggy Notion"
    I thought it was really interesting, you talking about Mickey Baker was also a huge influence on the clean guitar style. It hadn’t occurred ... It sounds more within the tradition of late 50s early 60s. Yeah, definitely. Honest, it’s great that it ...
    11/18/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • 57 Songs That Sound The Same
    Kelly Clarkson "All I Ever Wanted" (2010) Where They Sound The Same: Kelly's singing sounds nothing like Britt Daniel's, but that guitar? It's not an exact ... and Radiohead's "Creep" is one of the essential songs that strikes that chord perfectly.
    01/24/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Backstage with Adrian Chamberlain: Buddy Holly is his inspiration
    Johnny Vallis (then John Vallis), had talked the owner into letting him do his Buddy Holly impersonation. He even got paid. A reporter wrote: “With the Holly glasses and hairstyle, Vallis resembles the Lubbock, Texas, rock star. Vallis hopes to have a ...
    01/10/2013 - 3:54 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Jerry Garcia
    Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American musician best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the ...
    07/31/2015 - 5:08 pm | View Website
  • Mickey Baker
    Diplo on Madonna, Bieber and Why He Doesn't Hate on EDM. The Major Lazer and Jack Ü star explains... More Interviews »
    07/31/2015 - 4:03 pm | View Website
  • About.com
    Trending in Travel Car Rentals 101: Tips to Save Money and Time; Two Yummy Honeymoons for Food Travelers; 5 Travel Truths Clark Griswold Taught Us
    07/31/2015 - 3:27 pm | View Website
  • TicketsInventory Tickets : Buy Tickets for Concerts ...
    Tickets for Concerts, Sports, Theatre and More Online at TicketsInventory.com
    07/31/2015 - 1:47 pm | View Website
  • Mickey And Sylvia Record Label Shots
    If you were on the East Coast and you needed a stellar guitarist for your recording session, you could have called on McHouston (Mickey) Guitar Baker.
    07/31/2015 - 6:09 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News