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Mariane Faithful listening to records

Marianne Faihtfull (born 1946): French-speaking British sixties popstar and actress, appeared in the title role in The Girl on a Motorcycle (1968) with Alain Delon.


881. Pluto the Dog

Manfred Mann started with jazz in his native South Africa, switched to the blues in early 1960s Britain and eventually had a some international pop success… 69 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

1692 Mighty Quinn (Quinn The Eskimo) - Manfred Mann (1968)

This song was written by Bob Dylan and was first recorded by him 1967. Bob Dylan first released his version of the song on his 1970 album Self Portrait. 64 more words


There he is, walking down the street

recently, Lois Elsden has been sharing excerpts from a possible future novel which is set in a local history museum housed in a disused umbrella factory. 609 more words

Lois Elsden

Classic Rock Almanac October 21, 2016


Today’s Question: Booker T. & the MGs and Blues Brothers guitarist Steve Cropper celebrates his 75th birthday today (October 21st).

Cropper played on two classic recordings of the song “Soul Man,” one by Sam & Dave, the other by The Blues Brothers. 516 more words