Captain & Tennille

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2014

    Why the Grammys Don't Matter

    About this time five years ago, I was driving around with the radio tuned to a classic rock station when whatever super-computer Clear Channel uses to program its stations decided it was time for "Heart of Gold." "That was Neil Young," the DJ bantered afterwards. "Congrats to him for winning his fir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2012

    Scott Weiland's New Bio Goes (Just Barely) Behind the Music: "Do like horses on trails. Don't like motorcycles on the L.A. Fwy"

    Take away the string of No. 1 hits and the millions of dollars that followed, and Scott Weiland's story could have been authored by any number of lapsed Catholics who've struggled with addiction or complicated family and love relationships, to say nothing of those deadly sins. Mostly, though, the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Businessman Proposes 100,000-Seat NASCAR Track in Branson

    Here's betting that NASCAR plays big in Branson.​Some things just go great together. Cookies and milk. Beach chairs and paperbacks. Captain and Tennille. Branson and Nelly. Err, we mean Branson and NASCAR. A month after St. Louis' Gateway International Raceway closed down after a decade of trying ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2009

    Gossip Columnist Jerry Berger Returning Online

    www.bergersbeat.comJerry Berger​Former Globe-Democrat and Post-Dispatch society columnist Jerry Berger plans to return to his craft this month. Since stepping down from the Post in 2004, Berger has been a virtual no-see-um, but those days are over writes the columnist on his new website Berger's B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    Wilco's New LP, Wilco (The Album) Out Today in Stores

    Starting today, you can purchase Wilco's new LP, Wilco (The Album) via legal means. (Gosh, was it really that long ago that the album leaked online?) I'm still trying to decide if I like the album. Anyone else have thoughts?Incidentally, Chromewaves linked this amusing cover the band did of Captain ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Second Spin: Captain & Tennille, Dream

    Artist: Captain & Tennille Album: Dream From: Vintage Vinyl Year: 1978 Label: A&M Records What it sounds like: Jimmy Buffett The Beach Boys Barbra Streisand Elton John/Scissor Sisters Diana Ross = Captain & Tennille.

  • News

    October 22, 2008
  • Dining

    August 21, 2002

    Georgia Satellite

    Café Lavash goes to the Republic of Georgia so you don't have to

  • Culture

    December 20, 2000

    Twisp of the Tale

    When C.D. Payne stopped writing ad copy, he created a revolutionary teenage hero

  • News

    March 22, 2000

    Something in the Way He Moves

    Beatle Bob has been on a one-man dance marathon, bop-bop-bopping all over town. But why?