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End Of An Era – Last Volkswagen Beetle Will Roll Off The Assembly Line This Week

Volkswagen is halting production of the last version of its Beetle model this week at its plant in Puebla, Mexico. It’s the end of the road for a vehicle that has endured in many forms since its introduction in 1938.

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Fashion Icon Karl Lagerfeld Has Died At 85

Quote of the day: “No memoirs. I have nothing to say, and what I could say, I cannot say.” Karl Lagerfeld – on the prospect of writing about his colourful life and career. Chanel’s creative director, Karl Lagerfeld, has died

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Marvel Comics Writer Stan Lee Has Died

A giant in the comic world has passed away. American writer and former head of Marvel Comics, Stan Lee has died at the age of 95. In recent years, Stan Lee had periodically suffered from illnesses, including a recent bout

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The Return Of An Iconic Cirque du Soleil Show

The Cirque du Soleil show Alegria will mark its 25th anniversary next year with big-top shows of an updated spring production in Montreal, and through most of August 2019 at the Zibi site in Gatineau! Performed more than 5,000 times

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Gibson Guitars Files For Bankruptcy Protection

It’s hard to imagine recorded music without Gibson guitars. The list of famous Gibson guitar players reads like a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame roll call! Who can forget Chuck Berry’s sliding introduction to Johnny B Good? Few guitar

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Mystery Man On The Abbey Road Cover Revealed

I just read an article about perhaps the most famous photobomb in the history of album artwork. Who was the guy standing off to the side of the road on the Beatles iconic Abbey Road cover? And what was he

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R.I.P. The Real “Rosie The Riveter”

Naomi Parker Fraley, the California woman who posed for the famous “Rosie the Riveter” poster died this past Saturday. Her family confirmed her passing on Monday. She was 96. Naomi posed for the iconic picture while working at an Alameda,

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