Welcome to the new 4-part podcast series, Carole King and James Taylor – You’ve Got a Friend.
King and Taylor look back on their long musical friendship, and how it was influenced by the West Hollywood club, the Troubadour.
Episodes go live Mondays in May – 5/3, 5/10, 5/17 and 5/24. Check back here for updates or subscribe to the podcast with the rss feed.
Episodes feature interviews with both King and Taylor, plus Graham Nash, King’s producer Lou Adler and journalists David Wild and Robert Hilburn. Excerpts of both artists’ classic songs include original studio recordings, a few recorded live together at The Troubadour in 2007, and a rare live clip of King & Taylor live at Carnegie Hall in 1971. Ann Wilson (Heart) is the host.
Producer: Joyride Media
Essential Carole King
In stores now on 2-CDs or mp3 album with King’s solo classics, plus 15 songwriting hits made famous by others (Aretha Franklin, The Shirelles, The Monkees, Billy Joel, Everly Brothers and more).
Series also features music from Carole King & James Taylor: Live at the Troubadour CD/DVD. Carole King & James Taylor perform 15 early classics together on a new CD and bonus DVD. Recorded live at the Troubadour in 2007. In stores 5/4 from Hear Music.