As promised last time, here we have a brief diversion. John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers spawned a series of celebrated lead guitarists, of whom the first and most famous was Eric Clapton, who can be seen reading the Beano on the front cover of the first and eponymous LP in 1966. 38 more words
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In 1967, before there was a Fleetwood Mac, guitarist Peter Green, bassist John McVie and drummer Mick Fleetwood were John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers. The four musicians were only together for three months, which makes it even more remarkable that a staunch fan from Holland was able to sneak a one channel reel to reel tape recorder into five London clubs and capture this exciting glimpse into music history. 266 more words
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What more can I say, the mystical journey of music through the ages has resulted in mankind’s most effervescent creations apart from technological advances and breakthroughs in science, which happen every 15-20 years or so – music is something that inspires and lasts forever. 1,779 more words