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Classic Rock Almanac April 17, 2015


Today’s Question:  45 years ago today, Paul McCartney released his solo debut, McCartney, in the U.K. Three days later it came out in America. 483 more words


Mann Crush - Episode 111


Dags and Jeff discuss the trailer for the new Michael Mann film Blackhat. Also, the trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road. When did Adam Sandler jump the shark? 16 more words


Mahavishnu Orchestra - You Know, You Know (1971)


There’s going to be a certain groove to this week, prior to the festivities of next. When a couple of Miles Davis collaborators, jazz guitarist John McLaughlin and foremost fusion drummer Billy Cobham got together with keyboard pioneer Jan Hammer, they created something quite mind-blowing. 36 more words


**drum machine solo**

There was a time in the 1970s where I would have given my right leg to have been Lewis Collins’ Bodie from The Professionals. In the 1980s, the embodiment of cool was either Edward Woodward’s… 270 more words


London July 31st: LPs

I’ve fallen way behind with updates. I seem to have a built-in resistance to forming habits. I could never keep a diary as a kid, for example. 890 more words

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