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A Long Strange Trip Jimi Hendrix

On this day in 2005 a commemorative plaque for the The Jimi Hendrix Experience was unveiled in Loisin-sous-Lens. Hendrix had appeared at The Twenty Club when it opened in 1967. 69 more words

Concert Posters

Employment by The Kaiser Chiefs: Ten Years On

Ten years may not seem like a long time but when you actually look back on things that did happen a decade ago, you can’t help but feel slightly nostalgic even if it doesn’t feel as long as you envisioned. 1,307 more words

Entertainment And Media

JOY DIVISION: A ROCK DOCUMENTARY (BBC iplayer)

In the late 1970s the two big post-industrial cities in England’s North West corner – Liverpool and Manchester, were manfully struggling to stay alive.  Ignored and despised by central Government, a population proud and defiant dared to shout, “We are still here!”  It was impossible to live there at that time, as I did, and not be affected by the economic collapse that opened the door for the divisive politics of Thatcherism.   919 more words

Joy Division

Kids say the darndest things

I volunteer one hour per week in my son’s kindergarten class. And when I eaves drop kids talking to one another or when I over hear conversations that are too loud not to be over heard, the topics vary, from: 306 more words

Memories

Day 63

365-day music challenge: Day 63/365 – Your favorite duet song.

Just another quick update today. I’m going to try to get my laptop fixed tomorrow. Hopefully, there’s no pressure! 19 more words

Music

Black Holes and Revelations – Muse

Release Year: 2006

Rating: 8.5/10

Muse may have started off as your standard rock band, but they have constantly evolved into something larger than life over the years. 798 more words

Music

"Burn for You": A review of "Story to Story: The Official Autobiography of INXS"

This isn’t a new book by any means, having first appeared in 2005. Music i listened to when I was younger wasn’t really a priority back then, but I must be mellowing, so when I saw this in a charity shop I thought I’d give it a read. 2,388 more words

Autobiography