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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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I was Morriseys drummer, just too funny.

Posted by on Dec 27, 2012 in 80's, Documentaries, Madchestoh! | 0 comments

This could be the funniest radio documentary ever made. It’s about how Andrew McGibbon ended up drumming on Morrisey’s ‘Viva Hate’ album instead of going on tour with novelty song act The Baron Nights? This is a great laugh out loud story & gives a wonderful insight into Morrisey…

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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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Remember my name – remember this?

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 in 80's, Featured, Hidden Gems, Rock | 0 comments

In 2010, the England football team appointed Nivea as the official ‘grooming’ sponsor. Wait, what? Yes, grooming products. The cosmetics industry have done the same trick that Bernaise and his marketing monkeys did to women in the sixties with smoking.

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