Tag: alan merrill

famous cover songs, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin

11 re-imagined cover songs that became popular

One of the best things about music is when artists put their own unique spin on iconic songs. Sometimes they change the song's original...
celebrities musicians who died in 2020

2020 in memoriam: Remembering the ones we lost

Each year comes with loss and change. 2020, in particular, has been one with an overwhelming amount of grief. It’s hard to know what...
Alan Merrill/Joan Jett

Joan Jett remembers “I Love Rock ‘N Roll” writer Alan Merrill after passing

Alan Merrill, the co-writer of the hit song "I Love Rock 'N Roll" has tragically passed away from coronavirus. Merrill was only 69 years...