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Carla Olson.. The Textones..”Old Stone Gang” & The L.A. Music Scene Back In The Day

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Carla Olson is not your typical rock and roll feminist spokesperson. It was back in 1978 when  she decided to move to L.A. from Austin, TX. with longtime pal, Kathy Valentine..( who later became a founding member of The Go Go’s) and started her own band, The Textones Read more →

British Rock Journeymen.. Bad Touch Release New Album..”Shake A Leg”

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British rock band Bad Touch are back with a new track, “Lift Your Head Up” from their just released album, “Shake a Leg”. All we can say is Bad Touch never cease to amaze us…The new album takes the band to another level....Rock fans will ...
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Eric Burdon and the Animals.. Sky Pilot

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Sky Pilot was written and recorded by Eric Burdon and The Animals in 1967 and released the following year. Its lyrics are not concerned with aircrews or planes, as the title implies. Instead, Sky Pilot is about  military chaplains and the role they play in supporting and perpetu ...
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GHOST.. Children OF The Damned

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Heavy metal gets a bad rap for being violent and misogynist,;yet it brings such great joy and empowerment to its fans. This is partly the reason that Swedish metal band, GHOST are the biggest rock band on the face of the earth!  Don’t fester on the costumes nor their anonymity. ...
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Anniversary of the Death of Jerry “Capt Trips” Garcia…

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"Captain Trips"… Spuds… Jerry Garcia had another anniversary of his death…August 9th (1995). last week. "Dead Heads" get a bad rap…Its associated with ingesting  copious amounts of psychedelic drugs, poor hygiene and having no sense of time. A true Dead he ...
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Disorder of Choice…Autopilot..”Weightless”

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We all have our own ideas of paradise; for some it's a fantasy only accessible through dreams, for others it's a spiritual utopia lying somewhere beyond this mortal life. For the lucky ones… like us.. paradise remains an earthbound proposition and very much accessible, a real place, one we’ve mo ...
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Fantastic Negrito–“The Revolution Will Not Be Televised”

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Born Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz ( more widely known as Fantastic Negrito) has always had a voracious  appetite for all mediums of art. Following his biopic  album, “The Last Days of Oakland”  which garnered a Grammy  for Best Contemporary Blues Album of 2017, ...
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Danny’s Chant… Danny Kirwan Dead At 68

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The story of Danny Kirwan is maybe more dramatic than any of the brilliant guitarists for Fleetwood Mac. He was recruited at age 17 into Fleetwood Mac by Peter Green to be the 3rd guitarist (with Jeremy Spencer) of the band during their pure blues period; but soon h ...
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Sadler Vaden and The Monster From Within

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Musician Sadler Vaden… can make slow songs dramatic, sad songs tragic and up-tempo songs romp. He seems to be enjoying himself at every turn; which means you will too!…  As a journalist who’s a sucker for a great rock and roll ditty I realize that though he may not claim to be a cultural ...
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The Record Company And The Sophomore Slump

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What once was industry jargon and urban legend has more or less been proven by cold, hard statistics. In 2017, by way of elaborate algorithmic calculations music geeks compared the scores of 80 prized debut albums to those of their follow-ups, discovering that 68.25% of the time the grades dropped a ...
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