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The KINKS - " Sleepwalker " Black Friday Record Store Day Reissue

The Kinks, ‘Sleepwalker’ Reissue for Record Store Day Black Friday Limited 180 Gram LP in White & Black Swirl in a Gatefold Sleeve, also comes with a 12×12″ poster of the album artwork! 369 more words

MUSIC

The KINKS - " Muswell Hillbillies " Released 24th November 1971 Classic Albums

The Kinks had a rocky romance with the U.S. After the band’s initial burst of fame in the mid-’60s, they were banned from touring in the States for four years, due to “rowdy” performances. 837 more words

MUSIC

The Song of the Election (revised): "Give the People What They Want"

Around 1 a.m. on election night, NBC News cut to the Javits Center, the glass-ceilinged site of the Clinton campaign’s planned celebration. And there amongst the throng of stunned supporters was Stevie Wonder, leaning against a railing, looking tired and perplexed. 697 more words

Music

'Waterloo Sunset' by Ray Davies

‘Waterloo Sunset’

by Ray Davies

“Dirty old river, must you keep rolling
Flowing into the night
People so busy, makes me feel dizzy
Taxi light shines so bright… 48 more words

Poetry

The Daily Cut: The Kinks "Do It Again"

The Kinks: “Do It Again”

ALBUM: Word of Mouth

YEAR: 1984

WRITER: Ray Davies

Peaked at number-four on Billboard‘s Mainstream Rock Tracks chart and number-41 on the Hot 100. 173 more words

Features

Review: Sunny Afternoon at the Orchard Theatre

Sunny Afternoon won a bunch of awards when it opened to rave reviews in 2014, with fans of all ages going crazy over it (I know of someone who saw the show over 100 times). 564 more words

Reviews

Here Comes Flash (Or The Remarkable Prescience of Raymond Douglas Davies)

Here Comes Flash
(Or The Remarkable Prescience of Raymond Douglas Davies)

I’m a Konker. For the uninitiated, that means I’m a fan of the rock band The Kinks. 1,508 more words