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On this day in 1965…..

February 26, 2017 Tim Card 0

…Jimmy Page released a solo single called ‘She Just Satisfies’ in the UK. Page played all the instruments on it except for the drums, and produced the track, as well as singing lead vocals. From Ultimate Classic Rock When we think of Jimmy Page‘s solo career, we tend to remember […]

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Album overload: How Bob Dylan and others take music to extremes…..

February 25, 2017 Tim Card 0

From the Independent   Thrilling news for Bob Dylan fans: the Nobel laureate returns in March with yet another collection of covers culled from the Great American Songbook. With Triplicate, though, comes the twist that this is the 75-year-old’s first triple album, a 30-track behemoth that, while a novelty for Dylan […]

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The Kinks: In stock, original and highly collectable 1960s Vinyl LPs…..

February 25, 2017 Tim Card 0

Klassic Kinks original vinyl LPs from the swinging ’60s, all original pressings and all highly collectable, here’s our current Top 3, see more Kinks here Looking for new and back catalogue vinyl, rare pressings and collectable vinyl and CDs? Explore eil.com… the world’s largest online retailer of rare and out of […]

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Power Trip Pick Their Top Five Metal albums: What’s Yours?

February 24, 2017 Tim Card 0

From the Guardian Ahead of the release of their new album, Nightmare Logic, the Texan thrash band’s Riley Gale guides us through his favourite metal releases of all time Leeway – Desperate Measures (1991) I would say the first big record that was a huge influence on the band in […]

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James Brown’s ‘Funky Drummer’ Clyde Stubblefield dies at 73

February 19, 2017 Tim Card 0

Although he supplied a rock solid backbone to many James Brown recordings, he’s best known for this short fragment in the middle of Brown’s 1970 single ‘Funky Drummer’, sampled by just about everybody….you can find the ‘break’ at 5.20… From the Guardian Stubblefield performed on several of Brown’s classics in […]

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On this day in 1982….

February 19, 2017 Tim Card 0

….Ozzy Osbourne was arrested in San Antonio, Texas for urinating on the Alamo!! Wait, the story gets better….Ozzy was wearing a dress at the time of his arrest, (due to his wife Sharon hiding all his clothes so he couldn’t go outside)!!! Osbourne who apparently thought he was relieving himself […]

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Take a peek inside Daft Punk’s LA pop-up shop

February 16, 2017 Tim Card 0

From NME Let’s admit it – Daft Punk’s big live comeback gig at the Grammys on Sunday was a tad underwhelming. As a doubly-pregnant Beyonce did a gravity-defying balancing act during her performance of ‘Love Drought’ and Bruno Mars superbly channelled the Purple One in his Prince tribute, the French duo’s […]