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This day in 1965…

March 22, 2017 Tim Card 0

…..’Bringing It All Back Home’, Bob Dylan’s 5th studio album was released. The album was the first of Dylan’s LPs to break into the US top 10, and it also topped the UK charts later that Spring. The lead-off track, Subterranean Homesick Blues became Dylan’s first single to chart in the […]

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Dick’s Picks: Shawn Phillips ‘Rumplestiltskin’s Resolve’ top-notch ’70s singer-songwriter folk/rock/jazz/funk vinyl LP

March 21, 2017 Tim Card 0

Dick’s Picks: An oft-overlooked slice of vintage U.S. singer-songwriterisms that takes a gentle stroll around folk, jazz, funk ‘n’ soul from the little-known Shawn Phillips….. SHAWN PHILLIPS Rumplestiltskin’s Resolve What is this strange beast we see before us? Is it a regular evening in round Rick Wakeman’s circa 1976? A […]

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On this day in 1965….

March 19, 2017 Tim Card 0

….The Tailor And Cutter Magazine ran an article asking the Rolling Stones to start wearing ties! The current fashion did not include wearing ties with shirts and many tie-makers were facing financial disaster. Mick Jagger said of the appeal, “The trouble with a tie is that it could dangle in the […]

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Are Elastica about to reform?

March 18, 2017 Tim Card 0

From NME ‘Haha, honestly? Everyone looks so ooooold!’ Elastica have responded to rumours that they’ll be reuniting for new music and a tour in 2017. Back in January, photos were shared online of members of Elastica back together in the studio. However, it has now emerged that they were simply […]

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What’s in our ‘Top 5’ St. Patrick’s Day Playlist?

March 17, 2017 Tim Card 0

……some classic Irish music (in no particular order) to celebrate Ireland’s patron saint, find more Irish music 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 print vinyl, CDs and music memorabilia – […]

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Jimi Hendrix – 10 of the best – what should be number 11?

March 16, 2017 Tim Card 0

The Guardian Nearly five decades on from his death, Hendrix’s guitar playing is still electrifying. Here are 10 key songs by a musician never equalled 1. 51st Anniversary Jimi Hendrix introduced himself to the world in December 1966, when he turned Hey Joe, a Los Angeles garage rock standard that […]

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Your Weekly Best Of Premium Collectables including Rolling Stones, Oasis, Tractor, Led Zeppelin & More

March 15, 2017 Tim Card 0

…..big hitters this week include some incredible Rolling Stones rarities, rare vintage tour programmes, also oringinal pressed Stones vinyl and autographed items, more-Smiths rarities in the shape of promotional posters from the UK and US, Oasis ‘Masteplan’ vinyl boxset, highly sought after rare prog/psych by Tractor on John Peel’s Dandelion label, Japanese Papersleeve CD […]