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Sweet Accustomed Ways: Yes in Nashville

Yes at the Ryman auditorium in Nashville was my second concert for the summer, the first being Jack White at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans. 875 more words

Elton John's "Honky Cat" - In The Route Rewind

In this Rewind, we take a look at  Elton John’s “Honky Cat”.
From the moment the piano starts lightly teasing until his voice hits, clearly “Honky Cat” by Elton John is one of those songs you immediately recognize. 117 more words

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Patti Smith in 1978 at Reading Festival (27th Aug) & Newcastle City Hall (29th Aug)

Patti Smith in 1978 at Reading Festival (27th Aug) & Newcastle City Hall (29th Aug)
Patti Smith is a force of nature; outspoken, compelling, authentic, passionate, kooky, arty, funny, challenging, cheeky and the craziest rock ‘n’ roll anti-star to arrive on the scene during the late ’70s. 463 more words


Great Rock/Metal Albums of 1981: Blue Oyster Cult- Fire Of Unknown Origin

Of the four artists who made the transition from hard or glam rock in the 1970s to heavy metal in the 1980s, at least in the minds of non-believers, Blue Oyster Cult’s album “Fire of Unknown Origin” is the one album that didn’t pass me by unnoticed. 604 more words


Paul Simon London Palladium 12th December 1975

Paul Simon London Palladium 12th December 1975
I first saw Paul Simon in the historic surroundings of the London Palladium in December 1975. He had just released his fourth solo album “Still Crazy After All These Years” and I went with my friend Ian. 312 more words


1980 - A Classic Rock Show 'Special' tonight from 7pm!

Following our homage to the 70s, The Classic Rock Show is back with another ‘Special’, this time we’re taking you back to the 80s.

Tonight, we begin our quest to showcase some of the very best rock music from the 80s. 94 more words

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If I could fly...

The word’s of Frank Duval’s song is keeping on repeating in my mind at the moment.

Today I have been back at home for a week since the operation. 265 more words

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