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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Omissions

Earlier this month the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted it’s 2017 class. The Rock Hall, like Sports Hall of Fames, vote in the best of their industry including producers, engineers, influential artists, and anyone else that influenced the development of rock and roll. 2,669 more words

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Today's Top 5: April 23, 1977 (via My Desk Diary) - aka The Monkees!!!

Forty years ago today, I was three months shy of 12 years old. I won’t go too in-depth about the wider world or even mine, as I covered both just… 331 more words

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Review: Justin McGuinn's “Love Songs & Other Strangers”

It’s fair to say that Justin McGuinn (you may also know him as Justin Ploof) knows a thing or two about music.

If you live in or near Central Minnesota, you may have run into this St. 1,500 more words


A rural interlude...

Here is a Welsh valley sketched twice in different media (Sally says it looks like a Geography textbook…), four views from a train in four different media (felt-tip, pencil, ink-brush, watercolour), some sheep and lambs (topical!), and a different Welsh valley (out-take from Postman Pat?).


Soundtrack of My Life: Top Ten Songs from the Monkees

Where would I be without the Monkees?

Quite possibly dead.

Throughout my life, the Monkees have been a source of comfort and laughter even in the darkest of moments. 1,308 more words


Daily Nightly

Even today if you declare yourself a fan of The Monkees people can look at you somewhat askew. 416 more words

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Today In Music History: 04/05/17

Paula Cole, the lady that sang “Where Have All The Cowboys Gone” is 49 today and Agnetha Faltskog of ABBA is 67.

Speaking of 67, it was on this day in 1967, that Monkees fans marched in protest of the announced Army induction of band member Davy Jones. 248 more words