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Bruce Springsteen: rare and unseen pictures

Coinciding with the 30th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen’s most successful album, Born in the USA, Springsteen: Album by Album is a definitive guide to the rock legend’s 17 studio albums and over 40 years in the industry. The book, written by Ryan White, contains many previously unpublished photographs – some […]

Vinyl appeals to man's urge to collect and arrange
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Is vinyl the best music format?

With vinyl undergoing yet another revival, Sam Rowe talks to those in the know about our enduring love of the humble record Vinyl is dead! At least that’s what every music fan, artist and producer was told in 1982 (and every year since), upon the release of a pioneering new […]

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Madonna auction: the nine most unusual items

Madonna’s wedding dress, post-marital agreement and underwear are going under the hammer More than 140 items of Madonna memorabilia will go under the hammer next month as part of an Icons & Idols: Rock ‘n’ Roll auction held by the California-based auctioneer Julien’s. Dedicated Madonna fans will be able to […]

RIP Jack
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RIP Jack Bruce..

We were incredibly saddened to hear the sad news of the passing of Cream’s Jack Bruce at the weekend. With Cream, he brought a lot of joy to music fans around the world for decades and he will be sorely missed.   Our thoughts go out to his family & […]

Holly Johnson Blast
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Original Holly Johnson Industry Sales Awards

With new material out by Holly Johnson, collectors of his early material might like to add one of these to their collection…   HOLLY JOHNSON Blast – Official 1989 UK in-house MCA GOLD LP presentation award disc for UK sales in excess of 100,000 copies. Measuring approximately 16″ x 20″ this framed, matted & […]

Frank Zappa Apostrophe 2014 Vinyl Issue
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New Vinyl LP reissue from Frank Zappa

FRANK ZAPPA Apostrophe (‘) 2014 UK issue of the 1974 9-track vinyl LP, which includes the famed Don’t Eat The Yellow Snow, picture sleeve – mint, unplayed and sealed from new Explore the extensive back catalogue of rare Vinyl and CDs for Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention here at eil.com […]

Vinyl junkie: John Cusack in High Fidelity (2000)
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Are men more passionate about music than women?

Bibi Lynch’s music taste has been shaped largely by the men in her life – does that mean men are more enthusiastic about music?   I interviewed a brilliant female photographer on my radio show the other day — about her latest wonderful exhibition which focuses on incredible, inspirational women. […]

The Best Vinyl Nights In London
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These are the best vinyl-only nights in London

There’s something odd about watching a DJ work a MacBook Pro hooked up to CDJ decks and vastly complex mixers. With modern technology enabling the perfect beat-match, what exactly are they doing in there (beyond fiddling with the delay knob)? The game’s certainly changed from the days of beat matching […]