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Sound & Motion Pictures: TV shows nostalgia 3

Here’s my third foray down memory lane, it’s time for the glam eighties! There are so many TV shows from that decade that I watched and liked but the following are the ones I consider most iconic. 179 more words

Odds And Ends

Don't You Know

A bit of chilled out funk, this is ‘Don’t You Know’ by Jan Hammer Group.

Heard this 70s group for the first time on a show tonight, but I realise I already knew one of Jan Hammer’s earlier projects, Mahavishnu Orchestra (check out the far more frenetic 1971 album ‘ 86 more words


Neal Schon El Matador

Neal Schon is best known for his work with the bands Journey and Bad English. He was also a member of Santana before forming… 199 more words


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