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Simply Seventies #9 - 1978

For the penultimate posting on the Jemtunes ‘Simply Seventies’ series, here’s the self-titled debut from George Thorogood & the Destroyers released in 1978.

Introducing the world to a master of the ‘Delaware slide’, Mr Thorogood was soon to unleash “Bad to the bone”, a modern-day blues classic anthem since used in countless commercials and movie soundtracks the world over. 30 more words


George Thorogood & the Destroyers (03/23/78)

George Thorogood and the Destroyers
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When I first heard this record some months ago, I was appalled. “One bourbon, one Scotch and one… 506 more words

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Big Beat: George Thorogood's shtick is still fun - with set list

George Thorogood and the Destroyers rocked Southam Hall at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa on Friday night. It was precisely what was expected — Thorogood, after 40-odd years on the road, has a predictable routine — yet it was still fun. 67 more words

Local Arts

Memories of Canada with George Thorogood

After four decades on the road, George Thorogood has more than his fair share of memories at his calloused fingertips.

“I used to play Ottawa quite a bit. 1,161 more words