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Are these the 25 best ever rock singer photographs?

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012 in 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, Featured, Genres, Pop, Rock | 0 comments

In 1990 the rather good British music magazine ‘Q’ gave away the first of many excellent and well produced photographic supplements. This one featured ‘The Singers’ and was luxuriously presented in folded A3 and printed on lovely thick (roach material) paper….These aren’t just PR head shots that you’ve seen a million times already…..

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George Harrison and Paul Simon duet ‘Here comes the sun’

Posted by on Dec 2, 2012 in 60's, 70's, Curveballs | 0 comments

I have loved this song since I can remember, it’s been covered an awful lot and that ride cymbal bell tapping on Steve Harley’s version makes me smile like an idiot every time I hear it.

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Deliberate Controversy – a primer

Posted by on Sep 15, 2012 in 70's, Deliberate Controversy, Featured, Punk | 0 comments

Deliberate Controversy has been the oil in the engine of the transit van of pop for generations, ‘the wheeze’ is still in the tool box of most band managers, albeit these days they just seem to pull them off the shelf as opposed to coming up with original ones, a bit like a lot of their artists repertoire.

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