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Ronnie Spector Has Died At 78

7 days ago
DlistedIn the past couple of weeks, we’ve lost Betty White, Sir Sidney Poitier, and Bob Saget. And here comes another wave of sadness, because Ronnie Spector, the lead singer of The Ronettes, died today. She was 78. Ronnie’s family announced the sad new... more info

Ronnie Spector, leader of the Ronettes and soaring voice behind hits like 'Be My Baby,' dies at 78

7 days ago
New Zealand HeraldRonnie Spector, the cat-eyed, bee-hived rock'n'roll siren who sang such 1960s hits as Be My Baby, Baby I Love You and Walking in the Rain as the leader of the girl group the Ronettes, has died. She was 78.Spector died Wednesday... more info

Ronnie Spector, '60s girl-group icon who sang 'Be My Baby,' dies at 78

7 days ago
L.A. Times - Pop & HissRonnie Spector, who sang such indelible 1960s hits as "Be My Baby" and "Baby, I Love You" as the leader of the girl group the Ronettes, has died. more info

R.I.P. Hal Blaine, legendary Wrecking Crew session drummer dead at 90

1046 days ago
Consequence of SoundHe played drums on Beach Boys’ Pet Sounds, Simon & Garfunkel’s “Mrs. Robinson” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water", The Ronettes’ "Be My Baby", Frank Sinatra’s Strangers in the Night", and many more classic songs. more info

Mazzy Star, Morrissey, Cardi B & more playing Tropicalia Fest in Long Beach

1261 days ago
Brooklyn VeganThe California festival also includes Kali Uchis, Mac DeMarco, Toro y Moi, Devendra Banhart, BadBadNotGood, Ronnie Spector & the Ronettes, and more. Continue reading… more info

Catching Up With Ronnie Spector

1509 days ago
Aquarium DrunkardThe Ronettes blasted into the world and the zeitgeist of the 1960s with a thunderclap as mercilessly powerful as the Bum-ba-bum-BOOM that opens their iconic “Be My Baby”. After the thunder, come the castanets – a simple, brief and symbolic... more info

Introducing the new Uncut

1556 days ago
Uncut Starring Tom Petty, REM, King Gizzard, Bon Iver, Husker Du, Perfume Genius, William Eggleston, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Bootsy Collins, The Ronettes and Chest Of The Year 1971! Starring Tom Petty, REM, King Gizzard, Bon Iver, Husker Du, Perfume Gen... more info

Hurray For The Riff Raff – “Be My Baby” (The Ronettes Cover) Video

1743 days ago
StereogumRocking classic cat eye-liner, the half-up beehive hairdo, and the center of the spotlight, Hurray For The Riff Raff's Alynda Lee Segarra perfectly emulates the Shindig! 1965 performance by the Ronettes of "Be My Baby." The '60s staple is a regular ... more info

Lana Del Rey Takes Us Back To The Space Race

1757 days ago
StereogumThe video for Lana Del Rey’s "Love" opens with a black and white tinted shot of the sulky-eyed singer wearing a mod mini dress and daisies in her hair. She sways from side to side like one of the Shangri-Las or the Ronettes, radiating a nostalgic a... more info

The Last Word: Ronnie Spector on Childhood Hero, Sobriety, Life with Phil

2061 days ago
Rolling StoneIn April, Ronnie Spector released English Heart, a new LP that explores her surprisingly deep rock & roll roots. The legendary Ronettes singer told Rolling Stone how she hung out with the Beatles, toured with the Stones, dated David Bowie and fend... more info

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