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God save her and Lord Begginer too

Posted by on Jun 5, 2013 in 50's, Featured, Hidden Gems, Reggae, World Music | 0 comments

It was an easier time, a simpler time and for some a better time when sixty years ago The Queens coronation took place. Then the Royals were universally admired and respected and nowhere was this expressed more openly than in the commonwealth and nowhere more wholeheartedly than in the Caribbean…

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Thatcher’s musical legacy, she wouldn’t have liked it.

Posted by on Apr 10, 2013 in 80's, Featured | 0 comments

Loved and hated in equal measure Margaret Thatcher probably provoked more vitriol and menace from the ‘poparazzi’ of the day than any other British prime minister.

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Music for music sake

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 in 00's, Educational, Featured, Pop, Soul | 0 comments

There is more than one Trevor Fisher on this here website. The other Trevor Fisher is the real deal, 20 years plus as a writer (Chrysalis Music) and a recording artist (Warner Brothers) all the way to being an artist manager, producer and studio owner. This is his first op ed piece for us and he’s not a happy camper about the current state the industry he loves so much, youngsters ‘listen up’ it’s a call to arms.

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David Bowie returns and he’s still gorgeous and still Bowie and…

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in 00's, Featured, Pop, Rock | 0 comments

Now we buy or steal our music like we buy or steal our pornography, sat at a desk, alone, and it will be so on March the 11th when David Bowie’s first new album in a decade will be released. I will sit waiting for it to appear for sale and then within a few clicks, I will own it and it won’t feel like I bought it or anything really.

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In your face and on the floor too….Snarky Puppy

Posted by on Jan 2, 2013 in Curveballs, Featured, Funk, Genres, Jazz, Proper R 'n' B, Soul | 0 comments

Snarky Puppy – Solid grooves, great hooks and stunning improvisation will tingle the tits and testicles of most actual musicians, from the tight as a gnats chuff (official musical term) rhythm section laying it down like they mean it

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Alabama Shakes nominated for three Grammys in 2013

Posted by on Dec 28, 2012 in 00's, Curveballs, Featured, Rock | 0 comments

‘Hold on’ official video from Alabama Shakes, they’re any good and have been nominated for three Grammys 2013, best new artist, best rock performance for “Hold On” and best recording package with their first album, Boys & Girls. It also shows that the Grammys are remarkably unaffected by looks and image which…

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