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Friends That Turn Into Family

Moms weekend is always kind of an interesting weekend for me. Its a huge deal and hotels are booked almost a year ahead of time, basically as soon as they release the date. 499 more words


Song of the Day - Throwback Thursday (Classic Rock)

Depending, some people prefer Take It Easy performed by the Eagles, others are partial to Jackson Browne’s rendition. I’m one of those that enjoys Browne’s. He originally wrote the song in 1971 with his friend Glenn Frey (who contributed “It’s a girl, my Lord, in a flatbed Ford…”). 130 more words


Great Rock Albums of 1981: Meat Loaf- Dead Ringer

By 1981, many people, myself included, were beginning to write Meat Loaf off as a one album wonder. While many of us were still enjoying the delights served up on his famous 1978 “Bat Out of Hell” album, its regularlarity of play was beginning to rapidly wane as newer albums were coming to the forefront. 443 more words


Screaming Lord Sutch Sunderland Polytechnic Wearmouth Hall sometime in the early '70s (probably 1973) and at the Barbary Coast Sunderland 9th February 1984

Picture the scene. It was sometime in the early ’70s, probably 1973. I was in my mid-teens and had started to take concert-going pretty seriously. It was a Saturday night student dance in Wearmouth Hall, which was the student union building of Sunderland Polytechnic. 705 more words


There was a time

There was a time when television united us. It was a communal experience. Before that, it was radio.

It was said that back during the peak of radio, on a warm summer evening, a person could walk down the street of any community in America and listen to an entire, uninterrupted episode of “Amos ‘n’ Andy” as it wafted out of the open windows of all the homes. 840 more words

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Led Zeppelin riding high


Another brilliant issue of Sweden Rock Magazine (4 2014), featuring Jimmy Page on the cover. Good interview with the man from Tony Balogh regarding the upcoming re-mastered editions of the first three Led Zeppelin albums (due out first week of June).

Good times.

Classic Rock

How To Sound Like Brian May - Chinese Torture - Guitar Rig 5 Preset Download

Using Guitar Rig 5 Native instruments to create the harmonized guitar sound used on the 1989 track from The Miracle album