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Album review: Jimmy Barnes, Freight Train Heart (1988)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, JUNE 3, 1988

By Steve Newton

It looks like this transplanted Aussie, the former lead singer for Cold Chisel, has what it takes to make it big in the rock world. 124 more words

Album Reviews

Neil Young and John Fogerty Lawsuits

In the eighties, two lawsuits popped up pertaining to these two artists.

Neil Young was basically sued for NOT sounding like himself by David Geffen and John Fogerty was sued for sounding too MUCH like himself by Saul Zaentz and Fantasy Records. 395 more words

Bands

Album review: Tina Turner, Tina Live in Europe (1988)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 20, 1988

By Steve Newton

When you’re arguably the world’s best female rock vocalist, you make friends easily. Tina Turner does, and a lot of those friends show up on her new double-live album, recorded last year in Britain, West Germany, and Sweden. 123 more words

Album Reviews

John Fogerty 5/5/18

John Fogerty is a living legend. Once I found out he was still playing at 72 years old I looked into it and found out that he was doing a short residency at the Wynn in Las Vegas followed by a summer tour with ZZ Top followed by another short run at the Wynn. 1,154 more words

8 Eyed Spy (1981) LP Fetish Records (FR 2003)

*** noteworthy

While Lydia’s previous projects seemed to come out of nowhere, this album clearly has some connection with garage, surf, blues, R&B and swamp rock (from some of the same places picked up by the Cramps and the B52s). 154 more words

Punk

Backing Down at the US Chess Championship

Fabiano Caruana

v Hikaru Nakamura

Before the tournament began one could look forward to this game having a great deal in determining the 2018 US Chess Champion. 926 more words