Goodbye, Tom.

Goodbye, Tom.

Like millions of others around the world, I’m shocked and deeply saddened by the premature passing of Tom Petty.  In addition to attending one of his band shows at the Hollywood Bowl some years back, I was very fortunate to get to meet him – along with The...
The Care Concert: So Much Talent, So Much Fun

The Care Concert: So Much Talent, So Much Fun

Saturday, June 10th was the night of The Care Concert, a star-studded event that brought action to the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles. TV personality Kelly Osbourne was the Master of Ceremonies for the evening as some incredibly talented performers graced the...
Phil Brown Makes His Presence Known

Phil Brown Makes His Presence Known

For those who left comments on the April 5 post regarding the recording of “Chasing Angels” and Records’ bassist Phil Bown, thanks so much for your kind words and thoughts. A strange event happened at the recording studio, although I wasn’t...
“Starry Eyes” & The Power Pop Movie

“Starry Eyes” & The Power Pop Movie

For the past few years, filmmaker Justin Fielding has been working on a film documenting everybody’s favorite genre of music, power pop. Appropriately titled The Power Pop Movie, the film includes interview with notable artists including John Wicks of The...
Recording Has Begun!

Recording Has Begun!

John Wicks is back in the studio recording a new single. Entitled “Chasing Angels”, this song is near and dear to John’s heart as the subject matter is none other than long time band mate and great friend, Phil Brown. E/K Music Productions (Keith...
Peace, Love & Understanding Show for the Homeless

Peace, Love & Understanding Show for the Homeless

On June 10, 2017, The Get Together Foundation will sponsor a concert to benefit the homeless of Southern California. Featuring a celebrity MC and over 25 of LA’s finest musicians, John Wicks of The Records will be performing with a partner yet to be determined....