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With the threat of deafness driving singer Brian Johnson out of AC/DC, one of the biggest jobs in rock has opened up and a myriad of potential candidates are already…

“George Martin is a tall man. He is also a musician with short hair. In spite of this he records rock groups.” So wrote John Lennon in the sleevenotes for…

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A jazz fusion group whose name immediately makes you think of Led Zeppelin, Led Bib couple jazz instrumentation with rock styling and play hard live, drawing as much from The…

A muted reception upon initial cinematic release is no indication of a film’s true worth. It’s A Wonderful Life was panned by critics and Casablanca labelled a “cliché”. Lawrence of…

Had the Ramones made dance music, they would surely have made something like ‘footwork’, the frantic Chicago micro-genre that is all about bounce, bass, brevity and very bad language. London…

Given you’re reading this respected music website, and not ihatemylife.com, chances are you may be unaware of the late, professional wrestler Brian Pillman and his mid-90’s ‘Loose Cannon’ persona. Well…

So it was announced last week – to an inevitable chorus of ‘lolz’, ‘whatevs’, ‘what about Manchester?’s and ‘bullshits’ – that Bristol is Britain’s most musical city. This was decided…

Obsolete

AS THE OLD-SKOOL REVIVAL RUMBLES ON, EVER MORE people seem keen to discover the origins of hip-hop. Thus the music’s motherlode – cheaply produced and extremely rare funk records from…

Killing Puritans

What a confused chap our Armand is. He declares war on dance music, branding most of it a “joke”, despite being a highly paid remixer and chart-topping disco star. On…