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Purple history - Miami 1976

40 years ago today, Deep Purple touched down in Miami on their long US tour and a few years later an audience tape did the rounds. 154 more words

Classic Rock

Venturing #15: Ghost Riders in the Sky

“Ghost Riders in the Sky”, originally written and recorded in 1948 by Stan Jones, is one of the most recorded songs in history, covered by an amazingly wide range of artists including Burl Ives, Vaughn Monroe, Bing Crosby and Peggy Lee – all in 1949, and later Elvis Presley, Tom Jones and Johnny Cash. 23 more words


Robert Plant Announces 2016 Tour

Robert Plant, ex-front man of classic rock band Led Zeppelin turned solo artists, has announced a new tour for 2016. The tour is with Plant’s band, Sensational Space Shifters and plans to focus on the American south, making stops everywhere from Texas to Florida. 208 more words

Opinion: Is 2016 The Year of Rock 'n Roll?

It’s around 8:30 P.M., and I had just come back home from my local grocery store, picking up a few snacks and the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine. 600 more words

Guns 'N Roses Reunion Tour 2016

It’s been confirmed by multiple sources that the iconic rock band Guns ‘N

Roses are to go back on tour in 2016. This time, with three of its original members; Lead vocalist Axl Rose, guitarist Slash and bassist Duff McKagan. 454 more words

The Ventures - Wild Thing

Artist: The Ventures
Title: Wild Thing
Released: 1966
Label: Dolton Records
Format: Vinyl
Musicians: Many line ups, but for this LP it was Don Wilson, Bob Bogle, Nokie Edwards, Mel Taylor… 506 more words


Temperance Movement

With their second album “White Bear” recently released Temperance Movement members Paul Sayer and Damon Wilson speak about the band, the album… and the artwork! 8 more words

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