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November 29 in history

800 – Charlemagne arrived at Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III.

939 – Edmund was crowned King of England as his half-brother Aethelstan died. 714 more words


Sunday Streamers: #38

Sunday Streamers will bring a carefully curated list of tracks to see you through the day of rest. New, old, anything goes.

David Sylvian – Taking the Veil… 17 more words

Sunday Streamers

On November 26, 2011.

On November 26, 2011, Keith “Keef” Hartley died aged 67. Being drummer and bandleader, he was best known as leader of his own band Keef Hartley Band or the Keef Hartley Big Band, and played at Woodstock.  19 more words

Featured Album - Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton

Pictured above (l-r): John Mayall, Eric Clapton, John McVeigh, Hughie Flint.

In an earlier post, I recounted the story of the Yardbirds and how Eric Clapton – content for a while playing blues in clubs – became increasingly dissatisfied. 1,010 more words


Live In 1967 - Volume Two (CD) By John Mayall's Bluesbreakers

Live In 1967 – Volume Two

John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers

Forty Below 2016

Review by David Bowling

This is the follow-up release to Volume one, which was issued a little over a year ago. 267 more words

Cashbox Music Reviews

The Projects: The Vintage Collector, Vol. 2

By Spencer. Continuing with our series on the essential albums to add to your vintage vinyl collection—or just your digital collection if you’re still clinging to modernity—we’re looking at classic records from jazz greats, blues legends, prog rock innovators, and the original grandfathers of metal. 1,116 more words


Functional Strength/Core

The original plan was to go to the gym early for another He-man session with the weights.  Unfortunately, when I got there the place was locked up tighter than a drum.  400 more words