Dr. Alan Carlos Hernandez

INTERVIEW: Ian Hunter seminal Rock Star – Mott the Hoople

By at 10 January, 2017, 11:50 pm

HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Whilst his achievements during his first decade as a recording artist would have been more than enough to ensure his iconic status, Ian Hunter has never been one to coast on past glories. Indeed, in the past dozen years, he’s made a series of riveting albums that stand with his […]


Master Jazz Guitarist, the Legend, Larry Coryell

By at 23 December, 2016, 10:13 pm


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock, perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some, Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books. He brought what amounted to a nearly alien sensibility to jazz electric guitar playing in the 1960s. A hard-edged, cutting tone, phrasing, and note-bending that […]


INTERVIEW: Rolling Stones and Grateful Dead Manager, the Iconic Sam Cutler

By at 12 December, 2016, 10:35 pm


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Sam Cutler has worked with two of the largest grossing live artists in the world, the Rolling Stones and the Grateful Dead, and has been at the center of some of the most bizarre and historical developments in modern music. Recently published by Sam: You Can’t Always Get What You […]


Fee Waybill, The Legendary Tubes

By at 8 December, 2016, 8:21 pm


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  The Tubes have etched a unique place in the history of rock music. Fee Waybill was formerly the San Francisco group’s roadie until 1972, when he was recruited to be the band’s front man and singer. Garnering a cult following, The Tubes became prominent in the 80’s with their wildly […]


The Long Way Home

By at 20 November, 2016, 7:33 pm


SAN FRANCISCO (Herald de Paris) —  Nostalgic, I took a road trip north to see a dear friend up in Wine Country. I was blasting satellite commercial-free radio listening to Classic Rock loud and hardy, played Fender bass on the steering wheel, sang with sneering reckless abandon, and the licks meant something to me on […]


The film ROCKIN’ THE BERLIN WALL A Conversation with Professor Larry Schweikart

By at 19 November, 2014, 3:38 pm


HOLLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Lightyear Entertainment and Specialty Studios, in association with Rockin’ the Wall Studios, announce the consumer release of Rockin’ the Wall on November 4th, 2014 – and a US fall of 2014 theatrical tour in commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The feature length documentary offers an […]


The Eclectic and Amazing Skateboard Icon turned Musician, Tommy Guerrero

By at 20 October, 2014, 12:25 am


By Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez, Special Contributor to the Herald de Paris HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  As a teenager, Tommy Guerrero was one of the most prominent members of the Bones Bregade, Powell Peralta’s professional skateboarding team that was successful during the 1980’s. He was well known for his relaxed style in street skateboarding and his Bones Brigade footage […]


Tower of Power’s Tommy Politzer – Golf Digest # 10 out of 100 Rock and Roll Golfers

By at 20 October, 2014, 12:01 am


By Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez, Special Contributor to the Herald de Paris HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  For over 40 years, Tower of Power has been creating their own kind of soul music. Since 1968, this dynamic and trend-setting band has delivered their unique brand of music to their fans, appearing before sold-out crowds as […]


Global Master of the Jazz Violin, Jean Luc Ponty

By at 22 September, 2014, 1:46 am


. By Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez, Special Contributor  HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Music legends Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty announce the formation of a new supergroup: The Anderson Ponty Band. YES’s original singer/songwriter for 35 years, Jon Anderson has had a successful solo career. International jazz superstar Jean-Luc Ponty is a pioneer and undisputed […]


Rock Icon Al Kooper, Super Sessions 5.1

By at 30 July, 2014, 12:37 am


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  In a career that spans fifty years, Al Kooper has managed to turn up at key points in the last five decades. He is often referred to as the “Zelig” or “Forrest Gump” of rock. Herald De Paris had the opportunity to speak the man, the myth, the legend, Al […]