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Artist’s tribute to Beatles manager

From Vanessa Thorpe at the Guardian Turner prize winner honours Brian Epstein for 50th anniversary of Sgt Pepper album Turner prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller is to stage a haunting tribute to the Beatles’ manager, Brian Epstein, in the run-up to events in Liverpool marking 50 years since the release of […]

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Are Led Zeppelin about to reunite?

From Music Week Earlier this week (May 3), a message appeared on Robert Plant’s website, prompting rumours that Led Zeppelin may reform later this year. The words ‘Any time now…’ sparked fans to speculate that the band’s three surviving members, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones, could reunite […]

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On this day in 1971……

……’Moonage Daydream’ was released as a single by Arnold Corns, a band, formed by David Bowie the name of which was inspired by the Pink Floyd song ‘Arnold Layne’. This was one of Bowie’s side projects and something of a dry run for Ziggy Stardust. The song later reappeared on Ziggy […]