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A documentary about the huge American rock band of the 1970s, Grand Funk Railroad.

Published in Video of the Week

A short film about the making of En Vogue’s Classic Album Funky Divas

Published in Video of the Week
Wednesday, 20 January 2021 14:07

The TCB Band ( Elvis Presley’s band 1969 -1977)

Elvis Presley adopted "Taking Care of Business in a Flash" as a motto and when he returned to live performances a group of professional musicians was formed as his support.

Published in Music
Tuesday, 08 December 2020 10:27

Amen Corner (Andy Fairweather Low and Blue Weaver)

Amen Corner was formed in Cardiff, Wales in 1966.

Published in Music

According to The Rake ‘London shoemaker Wildsmith is credited with creating the first modern loafer in 1926 for client King George VI, in response to the stuttering regent’s request for a bespoke casual shoe he could ‘loaf’ around his country houses in. A beefier ready-to-wear rendition suitable for outdoor use was soon put into production, and the style was quickly emulated by many more of Britain’s gentlemen’s shoemakers.’

Published in Culture

Matt and Luke Goss of Bros, with their battle cry of ‘When Will I Be Famous’ certainly came true in November 1987, when this song became their breakthrough single, peaking at number two in the British Hit Parade. By the start of 1988, Bros mania was spreading across, not just the UK, but the world.

Published in Culture
Monday, 18 November 2019 18:47

A Short Biog of Janis Joplin

Janis Lyn Joplin was born in Port Arthur, Texas, in 1943. She had two younger siblings, Michael and Laura Growing up her parents felt Janis needed more attention than their other children and at school, she was never part of the crowd and proved to be a misfit.

Published in Music

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