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Eric Clapton's "24 Nights" Revisited

I can’t help it but I’ve sort of become obsessed with this recording and its many versions. I must apologise to Eric Clapton‘s myriad of fans, but my interest is not in the music but in… 773 more words

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A Peter Blake Cover I had missed.

As I have said before, I have stopped saying that my collection of a particular artist’s record covers is complete, because, just as soon as I write this, someone points out a cover I have missed. 253 more words

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Pop Goes the Easel, Again!

Pop Goes the Easel is a BBC program, directed by Ken Russell in the early Sixties. This program was fixated on four rising Pop artists – Peter Blake, Derek Boshier, Peter Phillips and my favourite artist, Pauline Boty. 389 more words

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New Zealand Maritime Museum

Despite a prime location on the waterfront at Viaduct Harbour, the New Zealand Maritime Museum is often overlooked and seemingly under visited. Odd for the City of Sails, and being one of the better maritime museums I’ve visited (I’ve been to a few…). 302 more words


Rare Oasis "Stop the Clocks" Memorabilia.

When Noel Gallagher was planning Oasis‘s retrospective album “Stop the Clocks” in 2006 he wanted Peter Blake to design the cover. The story that I have heard is that… 169 more words

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Eric Clapton's New Album with Peter Blake's Portrait.

I suppose it was bound to happen! Early in 2016 Sir Peter Blake painted a couple of portraits of his good friend Eric Clapton  and these appeared on the cover of the programme for Clapton’s seventieth birthday celebration concerts at Madison Square Garden and The Royal Albert Hall in May 2016. 248 more words

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On June 7, 1995.

On June 7, 1995, “Go! Discs” label released “Stanley Road”, the third Paul Weller solo album. It was recorded in 1995, at “The Manor” in Oxford, and was produced by Paul Weller and Brendan Lynch. 172 more words