Dr. Alan Carlos Hernandez

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 […]


Young Mary Sarah Sings Duets with the Legends of Country Music

By at 16 July, 2014, 12:54 am


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) — ¬†Mary Sarah started performing before she was in double digits, trying out Christian music and pop before discovering a more traditional country sound in Texas. She’s built up a strong social media following over the last few years, particularly on Twitter where she’s approaching 100,000 followers. She says with a […]


Three Dog Night’s Keyboard Master, Jimmy Greenspoon

By at 14 July, 2014, 1:14 am


HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) — ¬†Jimmy Greenspoon¬†is a legendary¬†keyboard¬†player, composer, and author. Best known as a member of the¬†band Three Dog Night, Greenspoon’s mother, Mary O’Brian, was a silent screen star who had film roles with stars such as Buster Keaton and Charlie Chaplin. His godfather was Jack Benny. His father was a successful businessman, […]


The Godfather of Hispanic Branding, Richard Monta√Īez

By at 16 June, 2014, 2:47 am

Richard Montanez OAD

SAN FRANCISCO (Herald de Paris) — ¬†Richard Monta√Īez had worked as a janitor at the Frito-Lay Rancho Cucamonga plant in California since 1976, but that all changed when he decided Cheetos needed an extra kick.¬† Call it luck or a craving, but for Monta√Īez it all began while eating a cup of corn.¬† ‚ÄúI saw […]