Gary Pig Gold
Gary Pig Gold

Gary Pig Gold
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Gary Pig Gold is a singer-songwriter, record producer, filmmaker and author. His fanzine The Pig Paper was Canada’s second independently published music magazine, and among the recording artists he has worked with are Pat Boone, Dave Rave, Endless Summer, Simply Saucer and Shane Faubert.

GARY PIG GOLD’s SUMMER Of ’67 TOP 67

Your humble columnist is proud to have been one of the esteemed cont...

GARY PIG GOLD's ALL-TIME TOP TEN CAR TUNES

A Summer’s Coming Songfest for putting the Top Down and the Volume...

RIDING THE WILD SURF: JAN BERRY and the Birth of West Coast Rock

There’s Brian Wilson and his Beach Boys...

Heavy Metalloid Music

They’ve been called The Greatest Band You’ve Never Heard, the Ultimate Cult Group, Hamilton, Ontario’s deepest Underground legends and, consequently, Canada’s best-kept-ever musical secret....

Ten You May Have Missed In 2016

Bob Dylan duly dumped about another thirty-seven (at last count) albums in our laps last year, while on much the other hand the vast majority of my aural Good...

Endless Winter

Your fearless columnist busted true Yule balls over the past several weeks, virtually scouring this whole world asking that age-old musical question… Why would YOU rather be listening...

Much More of the Monkees

A full Fifty (!!) years this month since 'Last Train to Clarksville' first hit # 1, can it really be true Rolling Stone publisher/magnate Jann S. Wenner continues to personally conduct...

Gary Pig Gold presents A FAB FORTY

I found myself watching Ron Howard’s great new Eight Days A Week film just the other night, which got me to thinking about some OTHER ol’ Beatlesongs...

EIGHT LITTLE-KNOWN FACTS About JIMI HENDRIX

Let’s get one thing straight right off the top here: Jimi Hendrix was not the illegitimate mutant offspring of wild Indians, raised by wolverines deep...

TEN REASONS WHY ELVIS PRESLEY IS

STILL THE KING. 1. HE HAS AN UNPRECEDENTED 1,779 ALBUMS IN PRINT ... ALL COMPRISED OF THE SAME 47 SONGS...

JOHN ENTWISTLE: TOO LATE THE HERO

Forever surrounded, at least on stage, by the testosterone-soaked circus which were Messrs.

BOB DYLAN, A CANADIAN BAR BAND,

AND THE DEATH, 50 YEARS AGO THIS MONTH, OF ROCK AND ROLL...

Gary Pig Gold most fondly

remembers Joey Ramone. Late one night in very late 1976, a singer acquaintance of mine burst into the…

Very Deep Purple

What with the recent Blackmore brew-ha-ha all over his old pals’ induction – finally!…

Gary's Buddy

Fifty-seven years after The Day The Music supposedly Died on February 3, 1959, I give you…

Ten You May Have Missed

Just on the off chance you’ve already made it through all 18 discs, 20 hours, and/or 379...

Mach Schau, Peedles

While some of you may be running out right about now to grab Apple Corps’ 2015 digital Yuletide...

Bob Dylan Revealed

A mere twenty-eight seconds into Joel Gilbert's extensive Bob Dylan Revealed documentary...

Getting Under Keith Richards

I love Keith. You love Keith. We ALL love Keith Richards. In fact, very personally speaking...

Ten Reasons Why “Brian Wilson

Veteran SoCal socio-musical historian Domenic Priore, sitting alongside a tiki totem ben...

Borrowed Time

As we arrive at the thirtieth (!!!) anniversary of the Chief Beatle's death, I found myself reaching...

Getting Things Down Pat

Yes, it is indeed THAT time of year again. When what remains of the music industry gathers at the Waldorf to eat, drink...