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Taiwan In Rock

I’ve been getting a book devoted to the Deep Purple In Rock album back into print for the publishers. There is plenty about the cover art in there but tidying the files away I thought this curious Taiwanese version of the familiar cover was worth a mention here. 284 more words

Crate Digging

Haven't I Heard That Before?

A Chance Conversation On Creativity May 1, 2017

Intellectuals around us may dwell on a long accepted conclusion that our perception in the world is driven by a cerebral battle: “left brain” vs. 1,084 more words

"Herb Alpert - RISE 1979"

Herbert “Herb” Alpert

(born March 31, 1935) is an American musician most associated with the group variously known as Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, Herb Alpert’s Tijuana Brass, or TJB. 133 more words

Classic Music

Today In Music History: 03/31/17

Happy Birthday to the axeman from AC/DC, Angus Young, he is 62 and the legendary Herb Alpert is 82.

Chuck Berry released the single “Johnny B. 238 more words


March 31: Happy Birthday Richard Chamberlain and William Daniels

Our two headliners today have done notable film and stage work, but are best known for their television roles.

Richard Chamberlain turns 83 today.  He began acting in the late fifties in Southern California theater and TV guest roles.  1,653 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

March 31 in history

1146 Bernard of Clairvaux preached his sermon in a field at Vézelay, urging the necessity of a Second Crusade.

1492 Queen Isabella of Castille issued the… 784 more words


You Get What You Ask For…

…so says the sign at the DJ booth.

Many years ago, a good friend and I dabbled in the murky world of the music business. Every Saturday we’d meet up in our local pub, sit in our usual spot, have a few beers and rip the pish oot of the DJ and whatever music he was playing. 120 more words

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