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Foo Fighters announce new album

From Team Rock Foo Fighters have announced that their new album titled Concrete And Gold will be released in September. Earlier this month they released a video for new track Run (see below) – now they’ve given details on the follow-up to 2014’s Sonic Highways. And the 11-track record will launch […]

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On this day in 1948……

…..Columbia Records started the first mass production of the 33-RPM long player. The new format could contain a maximum of 23 minutes of music per side versus the three minutes that could be squeezed on to a 78 RPM disc. From Wired 1948: Columbia Records puts the needle down on […]

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On this day in 1983….

…..Chris Sievey of UK group (and arch pranksters) The Freshies released the first computer game single! When played on a Sinclair ZX 81 computer via a record deck the lyrics of the song came on the screen!!! We kid you not, here’s a bit more info….# This is from gizmodo The B-side […]

Music Memorabilia

Rare Beatles Memorabilia Heads To Auction

From udiscovermusic The celebrations for The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th anniversary continue, with auction house Paddle8 hosting an online auction of prized Beatles memorabilia all this week. Other rare items include a show poster from a Pop Festival in Sweden from 1963, where the Fab Four […]