Thursday, April 2, 2020
Home Tags 1976

Tag: 1976

Eddie And The Hot Rods – The Island Years (6 Disc...

Eddie And The Hot Rods - The Island Years Caroline 6CD/DL Released 14th September 2018 Definitive boxset of Eddie The Hot Rods' sojourn with Chris Blackwell's Island Records...

Chelsea: In Session – album review

The retrospective collection of BBC sessions by Chelsea between 1977-79 has a paired-down excellence and energy sometimes lacking is the band's studio work. The album features sessions on the John Peel, Kid Jensen and Mike Read shows and a live concert performance. Despite some repeated tracks, the album showcases Chelsea at their best.

Chelsea: Anthology Volume One – Album Review

Chelsea - Anthology Volume One- Album Review (Westworld) 3CD Released 15th April 2016 As part of a comprehensive three volume re-issue programme, the first 3 Chelsea albums are...

Punk Is / Punk Was … Top Ten Quotations that...

PUNK IS.... PUNK WAS....  Top Ten Quotations that 'define Punk' Following on from Ged Babey declaring that Punk is, or can be 'only rock'n'roll... but I...

Would Punk have happened without McClaren & Lydon? ...

It's a simple proposition but complex as there were literally hundreds of bands who would not have been sparked into existence were it not for the Pistols. BUT - if you dig deeper..... Take 2 people out of the equation but LEAVE all of the others..... so in the Imaginary 1976 we have :

STAY CONNECTED

39,031FansLike
36,069FollowersFollow

LIVE

Baddies: London, Lexington – live review

Baddies
Southend's Baddies broke up in 2012 but reformed for a special one-off gig in London to celebrate...

INTERVIEWS

In depth interview with the late Alan Merrill (The Arrows) who died this week

The following is the full transcription of an interview that Mark McStea did with Alan Merrill about four years ago where he talks his career in depth.......

NEWS

Singer Adam Schlesinger, of Fountains of Wayne, dead at 52 of coronavirus

Adam Schlesinger, the co-founder of pop-rock band Fountains of Wayne and an Oscar-nominated songwriter, has died from complications related to coronavirus. He was 52.

MEDIA

Kwaidan – film review

Kwaidan (1964) Director: Masaki Kobayashi Cast: Rentarō Mikuni, Keiko Kishi, Kazuo Nakamura Run time: 183 mins Format: Blu-ray Language: Japanese (with optional...

FESTIVALS

Dark Music Days (Myrkir Músíkdagar), Iceland – festival review

Dark Music Days (Myrkir Músíkdagar) Reykjavik, Iceland 26 January to 4 February 2020 Reykjavík's Dark Music Days midwinter festival has...