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AC/DC - People Also Ask

AC/DC People Also Ask – an AC/DC 101

There I was with my notes ready to write a new blog post about AC/DC. I was going to write about some cool stuff. The stories behind the songs, a look into their origin beyond the usual “it was their sister’s sewing machine blah blah blah” stuff and into the myths and legends that inevitably […]

Bathsheba’s Cosmic Mixtape – Pandora Peroxide

Bathsheba’s Cosmic Mixtape – Episode 1: Pandora Peroxide Hey there! Welcome to the first in what is meant to be at least a semi-regular feature… Bathsheba’s Cosmic Mixtape. It’s meant to be a nice n’ easy concept to follow, but hey, this is about rock stars, so let’s not take anything for granted just yet… So […]

Guns N’ Roses meets Pandora Peroxide

I GOTTA hand it to Guns N’ Roses – they always make me look good

Robert Johnson, “the man who sold his soul”

To the Devil. On the crossroads. Hopefully, this story is just the legend. Or is it. Does anyone have the right to make such soul crushing music without some secret pact with the Prince of Darkness? Nah, it can’t be truth. But that interpretation of the Faustian legend is so interesting and captivating that we […]

Re-listening Tom Waits and his “Mule Variations”

On April 16 1999, Thomas Alan Waits (Tom Waits for friends) released his twelfth studio album, Mule Variations – one of the two albums that would bring him Grammy Awards (the other one would be Bone Machine). Tom Waits is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and actor with a unique singing voice. By unique, I mean […]

The Number of the Beast – 36th anniversary

It’s been nearly 38 years, and we’re old enough to cherish the memory. On April 14, 1980, British band Iron Maiden released their first studio album, aptly named – Iron Maiden. But today we also want to recall March 22, 1982. That was the date when their third album, The Number of the Beast was […]

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