Earlier this week, we acquired an extensive collection of very rare Marillion Fan Club only CDs. Official Bootleg Sets, Boxed Deluxe Editions, From Dusk Til Dot, Live Records and many more that were only ever available direct from the Fan Club.
Here’s a small selection but you can find the full collection here at eil.com:-
….Fleetwood Mac had their only UK No.1 single with the instrumental ‘Albatross’ which was composed by guitarist Peter Green. A bit of background…An albatross is a bird that sailors believed brought bad luck, hence the expression “An albatross around your neck.” The albatross appears in the poem The Rhyme Of The […]
Dick’s Picks: Vintage slice of German synth-tronica from Harald Grosskopf…. Harald who? Born in Germany shortly after World War II, Grosskopf like many others of his generation, was inspired to pick up an instrument once the Beatles hit big. After an early spell as drummer with beat group ‘The Stuntmen’, […]
For better or worse, the ‘90s will be remembered for a lot of iconic moments, but mostly it will be for the music. There was the rise of Brit Pop and the battle between Oasis and Blur, Nirvana bringing grunge to the mainstream and influencing an entire generation to wear […]