Living Classic Rock from its very beginning - both on stage and on air since 1968 - music has been Joe Benson's life.Whether playing it, talking about it with artists and fans, or documenting it with his definitive 'UNCLE JOE'S RECORD GUIDES' and his syndicated 'Off The Record' rock star interview program, Benson's always been rocking! And as a family member to millions of Southern California listenersfor the past 34 years, he's their own Uncle Joe... and this is his web site.

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November 29, 2015

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Blues legend John Mayall is 82.
Guitarist Barry Goudreau of the original Boston line-up is 64... More »»

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On this day in 1980, the Eagles' "Eagles Live" album (recorded at the end of their contentious "Long Run" tour at Santa Monica Civic Auditorium) began its quick climb to #6 and over seven million copies sold... More »»

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It's official! Starting on May 12th at Irvine Meadows Amphitheater, Journey and The Doobie Brothers will be rolling a 49-date co-headlining tour of... More »»

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It was Clare Boothe Luce who said: "Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable."

It was Winston Churchill who said: "The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes."

Though often credited to Ted Turner, it was Laurence J. Peter who first said: "Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell and advertise."

It was Lee Iacocca who said: "We are continually faced with great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems"... More »»

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This week at 4:45pm, 5:45pm & 6:45pm on 100.3 The Sound: Bill Engvall, Brian Regan and John Pinette. Check out the Podcasts too!»»

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This Sunday OFF THE RECORD with Joe Benson will feature the music of The Kinks and more of Joe's conversation with frontman Ray Davies. The KinksCheck out this preview!

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