From Kerrang! Lowestoft glam-rockers The Darkness and Britrock staples Feeder are going head to head in an upcoming episode of Bargain Hunt. As part of BBC Music Day on September 26, The Darkness’ Justin Hawkins and Frankie Poullain will take on Feeder’s […]
From Loudersound. Former Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason is the host of a new nine-part Open University series on the BBC World Service. It’s titled A History Of Music In Technology and explores “the world of legendary artists, producers, engineers and […]
It’s not a nostalgic trend From the BBC. Manufacturers of vinyl say demand from record labels in the UK is four times higher than they can currently process. The majority are pressed in Europe but […]
From the unusual to the downright bizarre. The BBC has opened up its vast sound archive to the public. Thanks to the new BBC Sound Effects website, you can freely download over 16,000 sound effects in WAV […]
Watch Episode 1 here at the BBC Classic 80s music quiz revived for two seasonal specials hosted by Mike Read. Guests include Toyah Willcox, Tom Bailey, Andy McCluskey, Steve Norman, Mari Wilson and Leee John.
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From Al Horner, FACT Magazine The Starman hid even more surprises in the vinyl release of his final album. In May, it was discovered that if you expose the vinyl release of David Bowie‘s final album […]
From the BBC Between the mid-1960s and the late 1970s, the long-playing record and the albums that graced its grooves changed popular music for ever. For the first time, musicians could escape the confines of […]