The Buoys – “Timothy”

The Buoys

Brief introduction to the Buoys The Buoys were a short-lived American group who had garnered only one major hit, “Timothy.” It was written for them by Rupert Holmes, who also wrote the bulk of the Buoys’ material. Anyway, “Timothy”’s song was deliberately controversial as it relates cannibalism. It broke into the Top … Read more

History of Rush

Rush

Although not widely regarded by critics or the mainstream audience, award-winning Canadian rock band Rush has remained one of the most esteemed pillars of hard/progressive rock, and maintained a loyal fan base. The group is also known for its lyrics that explore science fiction fantasy. The triumvirate of guitarist Alex Lifeson, singer/bassist … Read more

Introduction to Emerson, Lake and Palmer

Emerson, Lake and Palmer

Their career in a summary Emerson, Lake and Palmer are a progressive rock supergroup whose core lineup consisted of keyboardist Keith Emerson, bassist/guitarist/vocalist Greg Lake, and drummer Carl Palmer. They have been known for their traditional rock music fused with classical sensibilities, dominated by Emerson’s Hammond organ and Moog synthesizer. This English … Read more