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Alice Cooper finds Warhol artwork

From the BBC Alice Cooper’s manager said the singer’s jaw dropped when told of the discovery US rock musician Alice Cooper has found a classic Andy Warhol artwork rolled up in storage after more than 40 years tucked away alongside tour equipment. The singer had forgotten about the work, entitled […]

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Is the threat of a copyright lawsuit stifling music?

From BBC Artists are being advised not to state publicly who they’re inspired by on their new music, the Victoria Derbyshire programme has learned. Could this stifle their creativity? “There is no such thing as a completely original composition,” says music producer and songwriter Nile Rodgers. “We learn music by […]

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On this day in 2009…..

…..prior to his show at First Energy Park, Lakewood, New Jersey, Bob Dylan was picked up by a police officer who had been alerted to a man who was seen to be ‘acting suspiciously’. The young Police officer drove up to (yup, you guessed it) Dylan, who was wearing a […]

Rare & Vintage Vinyl & CDs

Your Weekly Best Of Premium Collectables including Bulldog Breed, David Bowie, Signed Black Sabbath, Rolling Stones promo & More

…movers and shakers this week, include a rare-as-hen’s-teeth (and eminently collectable) slice of British Freakbeat/Pysch from the little known Bulldog Breed, a fully autographed (by the original line-up too!) Black Sabbath LP, a seldom-seen David Bowie ‘Excerpts from Outside’ promotional vinyl LP, also look out for an original Jimi Hendrix […]

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On this day in 1962….

….the Beach Boys signed to Capitol Records in the US, their first hit was in Sept this year with ‘Surfin’ Safari, the song itself would be the subject of a long court case as it was alleged to have (ahem) borrow heavily from Chuck Berry’s 1958 hit ‘Sweet Little Sixteen’, […]

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On this day in 1962….

….Bob Dylan recorded ‘Blowin’ In the Wind’ at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City during an afternoon session. Dylan originally wrote and performed a two-verse version of the song, as in its first public performance, at Gerde’s Folk City on April 16th, 1962. Shortly after this, he added the […]