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Is This Really The End For Ozzy?

Brace yourselves. A couple of more concerts and it’s over. Done. Finito. “Black Sabbath” will be no more. After almost fifty years, one of the greatest heavy-metal bands (arguably the first AND the greatest) is pulling the plug. And they are doing it after the incredible 2016 tour. We can only mourn this decision. What […]

Lou Reed – three years on from the passing of a true pioneer

Lou Reed’s legacy lives on as we remember one of his many high water marks

Does Humour belong in Music? An ode to Frank Zappa

Does Humour belong in Music? You bet!  Is the music serious? Yes. Where do you go to consume it?  Well, perhaps… Sometimes you’ll go to a pizza place, You go to Sharkey’s to get that American kind of pizza, That has the ugly, waxy, fake yellow kind, Of yellow Cheese on the top… Frank Zappa […]

THAT John Frusciante guitar

Regardless of your view on the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, it is hard to argue that John Frusciante is one of the most innovative rock guitarist of the last 25 years, but for many, it is his love of a beautiful guitar that makes him special.  Since re-joining Red Hot Chilli Peppers in 1998, you are […]

Trainspotting turns 20, reissues soundtrack

Itâ’s hard to believe that Trainspotting is 20 years old. Danny Boyleâ’s 1996 smash hit struck a chord with casual movie goers and film buffs alike, gaining almost instant cult classic status and an academy award nomination to boot. The stylish tale of lust and drug abuse made Boyle a marquee name with good reason: […]

The Foo Fighters Release “Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace”

Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace is the sixth studio album by The Foo Fighters, released on September 25, 2007. After the poor reception for their previous album, Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace won the 2008 Grammy for Best Rock Album and saw The Foo Fighters upstage pretty much everyone at Live Earth and become one of the biggest bands on the planet.

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