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Blue and Lonesome: The world’s greatest blues band proves they’re still inspired by the music that made them
The thought of an additional romp through the formulaic and uninspired Chicago blues catalog laced with gratuitous pentatonic scale electric guitar solos and tired wailing motivates me to run a marathon in the opposite direction of the speakers. 425 kata lagi
I have mixed feelings about tribute bands. On the one hand I think it’s pretty good that you can go and see a band who look and sound like a real band that you like, but in a cheaper and more accessible way (generally smaller venues and playing more regularly than the originals). 351 kata lagi
Here’s the front cover to the lovely Polish edition of Victor Bockris’s Keith Richards: The Unauthorised Biography, published now by our dear pals at In Rock in Poznan. 97 kata lagi
1968 photo, but similar-ish period of me in boy-pop-chart-freak days. We lived at RAF Valley in 1967, Isle Of Anglesey.
I started my charts in late 1968, but the mid 60’s were just as great for music, and strong in my memory and affections as a boy, so after a lifetime of wanting to properly research oldies (especially American chart oldies that were never hits in the UK) I intend to visit them all, starting with 1967, and create a combined chart which is part what-I-loved-then and part what-i-love-now. 1.928 kata lagi