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Lidl Is Now Selling Turntables

Originally posted by Vinyl Factory Lidl has made its first foray into the world of vinyl. The German discount supermarket chain is now stocking an all-in-one ION record player. Available for £49.99, the deck features USB connection for converting records to digital. It also comes with a three year warranty. […]

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On This Day in 1978….

…Blondie released the single ‘Hanging on the Telephone’, as the second single from the album Parallel Lines. Written by Jack Lee from US West Coast power pop trio The Nerves. The song gave Blondie their first UK Top 10 hit, the rest, as they say, is history…. From the Independent Stuck […]

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Duran Duran To Get ASAP Golden Note Award

The “multiplatinum pop visionaries” will get the honor in London in November. The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers will honor Duran Duran with its Golden Note Award at the 2016 ASCAP Awards in London next month. Calling the band “multiplatinum pop visionaries,” ASCAP lauded it for having written […]

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On This Day In 1966…..

The Jimi Hendrix Experience recorded their first single, ‘Hey Joe’, at De Lane Lea studios in London. Here’s a great Hendrix version recorded live for German TV…..read on to get the real lowdown on this Hendrix classic…. Although written by Billy Roberts the version that inspired Hendrix is most likely this […]