Sunday, 12 March 2017 12:43

In Memory of Chris Farrell

In Memory of Chris Farrell

7 August 1952 - 13 February 2017

NORTHERN SOUL
Published in Culture
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 17:56

A Close Encounter with Nina Simone

Eunice Kathleen 'Nina Simone' Waymon (Born: February 21, 1933, Tryon, North Carolina, United States - Died: April 21, 2003, Carry-le-Rouet, France), was one of the most original and unique singers of any race to come out of the USA.
Published in Music
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 17:02

Mod Radio Want Bands for Airplay

May we take this opportunity to introduce modradio.co.uk the fastest growing internet independent radio station, broadcasting 24/7 globally!
Published in Music
Sunday, 08 January 2017 16:08

David Bowie - Sound and Vision



A documentary, which takes you on a journey of Bowie's revolutionary career, struggle with his personal life and his achievements and successes.
Published in Video of the Week
Monday, 24 October 2016 16:27

The Heavy, Heavy Soul of Paul Orwell


I love the sixties. The culture, the music clothes, the cinema, the girls… I mean Francoise Hardy… Then again ditto the seventies.
Published in Music
After the war, thousands of US troops remained stationed in the UK and flocked in their droves to Soho (London) looking for entertainment.
Published in Music

I have been a fan of Purple Heart Parade since their Manager, 5th wheel and sound-man extraordinaire, Stephen De Sarasola, pointed me in their direction around the happening of Eindhoven Psych Lab 2014. 

Published in Music
Sunday, 16 August 2015 14:23

A Brief History of British Music Shows

The Old Grey Whistle Test (1971- 1987)
The BBC2 television music show ran from 1971 to 1987. Unlike other contemporary music programs OGWT featured non chart music with a preference for serious rock music and album songs.
Published in Film


Full Amy Winehouse gig Glastonbury from 2007
Published in Video of the Week
In the early 60s Ronan O'Rahilly was a nightclub owner in London's Soho district and managed a number of pop music artists including Georgie Fame.
Published in Culture
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