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Guest Presenter. NOT.

I suggested to Euan that he propose a song for today. He politely declined.  After our previous discussion (mentioned yesterday) I scoured YOUTUBE for Molly Hatchet but was not impressed, so no clips of that load of old tosh. 101 more words


Awesome Alexandra

Grassroots. Folk. Whatever you want to call it, Hamilton Leithauser’s “Alexandra” has it, and much more.

With a pulsating and driving organic backbeat and clear but gritty vocals, the tune blends together the retro style and musicality of Creedence Clearwater Revival’s … 121 more words

Rock Chronology #122: Bad Moon Rising

“Bad Moon Rising”, Creedence Clearwater Revival, 1969.

This hit is from the second of three albums that CCR released in 1969. CCR had several of their hit singles peak at number 2 on the US singles charts and this is one of them. 64 more words


Banga of the Day: Lookin' Out My Back Door - Creedence Clearwater Revival

There’s nothing like a sunny day and some Creedence to get the soul going. Get cultural.

Music & Arts

Stay high and dry, driving in the rain


It’s days like this that I love to quote John Fogerty crooning “and I wonder, still I wonder, who’ll stop the rain?” from his days fronting Creedence Clearwater Revival, or CCR when their logo appeared on album fronts. 325 more words

Public Relations

Introducing... Cover of the Week

We’ve all got opinions on cover versions. Not all of them useful or legitimate, of course.

For instance, one of those sardonic and conceited know-it-all engineering ‘but arty’ types at uni once declared quite without irony – in front of what he believed to be a captive audience – that covers of Dylan’s songs are invariably better than his own. 523 more words