TRIBUTE: Celebrating 50 Years of The Bee Gees’ ‘Bee Gees 1st’
Stigwood's wing may have appeared meteoric, the Bee Gees' arrival into popular consciousness was nearly a Bee Gees Bee Gees 1st' is a mosaic of compelling musical moments; some are confection, some are sparkling, and others are just wonderfully strange. , although the first known recordings of the Bee Gees wouldn't be made until 1959. The fledgling Gibbs TRIBUTE: Celebrating 50 Years of The Bee Gees’ ‘Bee Gees 1st’ within the local record industry. In 1963, the Bee Gees would sign their first recording contract with ,” the Bee Gees' first single under a freshly-inked contract with manager Robert Stigwood and NEMS Happy 50th Anniversary to the Bee Gees’ third studio album Bee Gees 1st, originally released in the
Happy Birthday to Barry Gibb, Born September 1, 1946
Band in 1978. As the Bee Gees struggled to keep on top of the charts, Barry turned to writing songs , they became the Bee Gees. Their early rock & roll sound caught the ear of Festival Records and the instant hit and the Bee Gees were on their way to stardom, both in the U.K. and in America, releasing a third of the trio of brothers who made up the chart-topping group the Bee Gees, Barry Gibb flourished the Marbles, Samantha Sang, and P.P. Arnold. The Bee Gees' tempestuous personal relationships led to
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of the ‘Saturday Night Fever’ Soundtrack
that those sessions would not only add to the Bee Gees' lengthening string of hits, they would incite Bee Gees matter—was really driven by just five songs: the Bee Gees' own original contributions of "Stayin different points throughout the decade. The Bee Gees, along with their co-producers Albhy Galuten at Last...Bee Gees...Live, which they'd recorded at The Forum in Los Angeles in December 1976. The next Bee Gees studio album in early 1977 during their residence at the Château. According to
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of Andy Gibb’s Debut Album ‘Flowing Rivers’
, and Maurice as the experience was a critical catalyst in the evolution of the Bee Gees. At the helm for the recording of the Bee Gees' Children Of The World album, would oversee Andy's major-label scheduled in between the release of the Bee Gees' Children of the World album and preparations for their those recordings, RSO Records founder and Bee Gees manager Robert Stigwood invited Andy to his home Everything" was stylistically closer to the R&B fusion the Bee Gees had recently laid down on Children of the
Albumism Welcomes Grant Walters as Our Newest Contributor
expensive German turntable and record collection that exposed him to the music of the Bee Gees, Simon Time: Bee Gees | Main Course (1975) Corey Hart | Boy in the Box (1985) Jimmy Eat World | Integrity
Andy Gibb’s ‘Shadow Dancing’ Turns 40 | An Anniversary Retrospective
in February 1978, just before the Bee Gees, Galuten, and Richardson would retreat back into the they stayed at the Chateau Marmont with Andy. And the Bee Gees, I think, were doing some movie with pop composition that contrasts nearly everything Andy or the Bee Gees had recorded up to that point All Away” began as a Bee Gees song, penned by Barry and keyboardist Derek “Blue” Weaver, a year extended well beyond what’s arguably its definitive reading on Shadow Dancing. The Bee Gees’ blueprint
SOUNDTRACK SALUTE: Seven ‘70s Soundtracks That Still Sound Dyn-o-mite Today
producer Robert Stigwood. In addition to the Bee Gees, there are standout performances by Tavares and yourself back to 1977. Did you ever think that the Bee Gees would be the ones to help push disco into movie. Notable Tracks: Any Bee Gees song | “If I Can’t Have You” | “More Than a Woman” BUY the Saturday
ALBUM NEWS: PP Arnold to Unearth Lost LP ‘The Turning Tide,’ Produced by Barry Gibb & Eric Clapton
her incredible pipes upon. And material did flow, in a torrent of hallmarked excellence until Bee Gees commitments pulled Gibb away. Bereft and bewildered, Arnold was at a loss, unable to see a way
Loves of His Life: Albumism’s Grant Walters Selects the 10 Albums He Can’t Live Without
the perfect intersection of the Bee Gees’ flair for dramatic melancholy and their undying affection lists, or click here to return to the main index. Bee Gees | Main Course | 1975 | Buy | Main Course is
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of Queen’s ‘News Of The World’
other hand, acts like The Rolling Stones (1978’s Some Girls), the Bee Gees (Saturday Night Fever
Happy Birthday to Norah Jones, Born March 30, 1979
. lang) and legendary producer Arif Mardin (Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield, the Bee Gees), was
Happy Birthday to Barbra Streisand, Born April 24, 1942
Gibb of the Bee Gees and contained the number one hit "Woman in Love." In 1983, Streisand's first
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 40 Years of Carly Simon’s ‘Boys in the Trees’
Midler and the Bee Gees, among others, was the perfect foil for Simon and they'd work together again
INTERVIEW: With Sincerity & Synergy in Abundance, St. Beauty Take Center Stage
Bee Gees actually. I think they’re amazing. AB & IV (in unison): There’s so many people; that’s a
Happy Birthday to Wyclef Jean, Born October 17, 1969
singles; "We Trying to Stay Alive" recast Bee Gees' signature disco tune as a ghetto empowerment anthem
INTERVIEW: Wyclef Jean Inspires Through His Enduring Carnival of Culture & Song
Carnival dropped singles like the Bee Gees-sampled “We’re Trying to Stay Alive” and the lush Top 10 ballad
Remembering Maurice White Today on What Would Have Been His 76th Birthday (Born 12/19/41)
massive R&B radio play). The group performed the song in the 1978 Bee Gees/Peter Frampton movie Sgt
Eagles and Doves: With ‘Givin’ It Back,’ The Isley Brothers Sang of Joy and Pain
Emotions, the pre-disco Bee Gees’ Trafalgar, and the soundtrack for the concert film Soul to Soul. Noting
Happy Birthday to Dolly Parton, Born January 19, 1946
duet "Islands in the Stream" (which was written by the Bee Gees and produced by Barry Gibb) spending
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of Wyclef Jean’s Debut Album ‘The Carnival’
-known pop songs and turning them into radio-friendly singles, here Clef samples the Bee Gees’ Saturday
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