3. New York Dolls – New York Dolls

The look on Whispering Bob Harris’s face after the Dolls had trounced the Old and Grey Whistle Test in 1973 is still one of the precious moments in music history. It was the first generation gap in rock and the bands music and style was planting seeds of discontent into the early seventies psyche that would flower so dramatically and so soon…

Rob : ‘Leith Co-op bargain bin 99p. I was 12. The sleeve looked Glam and the music? Well…’

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Award winning journalist and boss of Louder Than War. In a 30 year music writing career, John was the first to write about bands such as Stone Roses and Nirvana and has several best selling music books to his name. He constantly tours the world with Goldblade and the Membranes playing gigs or doing spoken word and speaking at music conferences.

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