The Stray Cats – Rant N’ Rave With the Stray Cats

Anachronistic rockers keep it real At a time when music was often more about glam and glitz than actual substance, The Stray Cats, with their primitive instruments and deliberately retro sound and look, were a refreshing alternative to the New Romantic movement, and all that hair salon pop being played on the airwaves. Yes the… Read More The Stray Cats – Rant N’ Rave With the Stray Cats

Keith Richards – Live at the Hollywood Palladium

Keith rips it up on superb live LP Let’s face it, Keith Richards is virtually indestructible. If the old adage ‘what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger’ is actually true, then clearly a life spent imbibing alcohol and hard drugs has obviously paid off. And let’s not forget the man’s penchant for bangers and mash,… Read More Keith Richards – Live at the Hollywood Palladium

Pink Floyd – The Early Years 1965–1972

Pink Floyd go all out on mammoth box set When it comes to archival releases, this one’s a whopper, a staggering 27 discs covering everything from Pink Floyd’s earliest studio recordings, BBC sessions to film soundtracks, including over twenty unreleased songs and more than seven hours of previously unreleased live footage, plus another five hours… Read More Pink Floyd – The Early Years 1965–1972