VIDEO: James Brown Dies (Tribute w/ Michael Jackson)


Exclusive Footage and Interview James Brown Dies at the Age of 73 on Christmas Morning. But he is just part of a bigger story, the changing of the guard, the black icons/leadership/pioneers that we have been losing at a rapid pace, must be replaced by you, the future. We are personally sad, because James Brown blessed us with this interview early in BlackTree Media’s career, and it put us on a stage that we have grown tremendously from. We owe a lot to JB. In this clip you will see James … blacktreemedia

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VIDEO: James Brown – I Feel Good


This amazing concert brings together some of the true pioneers of rock ‘n’ roll music including Bo Diddley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, James Brown, Fats Domino and BBKing. Recorded in Italy in 1989 it features these legendary artists in performance of their best loved tracks such as Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag, Bo Diddley, Great Balls Of Fire, Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On and Blueberry Hill. At the end of the concert all the performers come together for all-star jam that leaves the … eaglerocktv

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Chicken Fat and Booze: Rest in Peace, Steve Crosno

Chicken fat and booze. That was my favorite line when Steve Crosno was a powerhouse on El Paso radio, and he used it often in his efforts to make us laugh. For example, someone would ask: “What’s for lunch at El Paso Tech?” The response was Crosno’s clip: “Chicken Fat and Booze.” And, boy, I cracked up.

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He would get into arguments with children, who would often come out on top by putting Crosno down. For example, a little girl’s voice would say: “Steve Crosno is so dumb.” Another voice would chime in: “How dumb is he?” The response would be something like: “Well, he thinks that a Quarterback is a refund.” Or words to that effect. You know, the jokes were corny, but the way Steve said them, they became hilarious.

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