Raspberries Pop Art Live
“Having waited this long to witness the impossible—Raspberries live—we showed up two hours early, parking our car in the empty parking lot...[and] moments before the house lights went down, we looked at each other and said the words that we never thought we would ever say: ‘We’re at a Raspberries concert.’ Then it began...”
Raspberries One of Capitol’s 75 Best
Capitol Records, one of the world’s preeminent music companies and the first record label established on the West Coast, will launch its 75th Anniversary Celebration in November with an extensive slate of music, film and literary projects that will pay tribute to Capitol artists spanning the past eight decades.
Raspberries Featured on HBO’s Vinyl
Premiering on February 14, 2016, HBO’s Vinyl is a dramatic series that focuses on the music scene in 1970s New York as rock and roll is giving way to an era of punk, disco and hip-hop. Created by Martin Scorsese, Mick Jagger and Terence Winter and starring Bobby Cannavale, the critically acclaimed series has just been picked up for a second season.
40th Anniversary CD Collection + Bonus Tracks
On August 26, 2015, Sony Japan will release all four of Eric’s Arista solo albums, remastered with bonus tracks. They will also be packaging all four CDs into a limited edition box set. Everyone who bought Sony Legacy’s The Essential Eric Carmen last year can attest to the improved sonic quality.
Guardians of the Galaxy Soundtrack Goes Platinum
Marvel Music and Hollywood Records’ Grammy®-nominated Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix Vol. 1 soundtrack has certified Platinum by the R.I.A.A., selling over 1,000,000 copies. The album was No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in its second and third weeks of release, for the weeks ending Aug. 10 and Aug. 17.
Raspberries Reunion - 10th Anniversary
Kicking off with a dynamic 12-string-powered explosive rendition of their 1973 hit, “I Wanna Be With You,” Raspberries played their first live concert together in over three decades, one year ago today. On November 26, 2004, the reunited Raspberries delivered a blockbuster performance.
"Guardians of the Galaxy" Soundtrack
"Guardians of the Galaxy" is a 2014 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is the tenth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
EricCarmen.com Garage Sale
Each year, EricCarmen.com holds an eBay auction to help raise funds to keep the website up and running. This year, the auction featured 20 lots featuring rare CDs, vintage vinyl, autographs books and one-of-a-kind rarities. Congratulations if you won, and thanks for supporting EricCarmen.com!
Signed Sheet Music Contest
EricCarmen.com is giving away TEN autographed 11x17 "Brand New Year" prints! This sheet music was printed up for Eric Carmen's recording studio session in Los Angeles last year when he recorded his new single, "Brand New Year." It was originally printed for the musicians who played on Eric's first new studio recording in over 15 years.
The Essential Eric Carmen
Arista/Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, has announced the release of The Essential Eric Carmen, a 30-track retrospective of the legendary singer/songwriter's four-and-a-half decade career. The two-disc set arrives in stores on March 25th and is available now for pre-order on iTUNES.