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The Levellers – Greatest Hits

The Levellers Greatest Hits. Music Writer Mark Hornsby decides whether the hits are great or not… A two disc offering giving 35 tracks culled from a career spanning 29 years. The title is probably a tad misleading as the band have

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The Levellers – Greatest Hits

The Levellers Greatest Hits. Music Writer Mark Hornsby decides whether the hits are great or not… A two disc offering giving 35 tracks culled from a career spanning 29 years. The title is probably a tad misleading as the band have

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Spotlight on…Buddy Holly

In the latest in our ‘spotlight’ series, Music Writer Mike Essington shines the light on Buddy Holly… “I can’t remember if I cried, When I read about his widowed bride, But something touched me deep inside, The day the music died.”  –

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Spotlight on…Buddy Holly

In the latest in our ‘spotlight’ series, Music Writer Mike Essington shines the light on Buddy Holly… “I can’t remember if I cried, When I read about his widowed bride, But something touched me deep inside, The day the music died.”  –

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Live In ’84 – Whitesnake

Whitesnake’s Live In ’84 – Back to the Bone was released on 11 November 2014 on Caroline (Universal). Music Writer Mike Essington take it for a spin… If there was ever an heir to Robert Plant’s crown it would be Sir David Coverdale. Some

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Live In ’84 – Whitesnake

Whitesnake’s Live In ’84 – Back to the Bone was released on 11 November 2014 on Caroline (Universal). Music Writer Mike Essington take it for a spin… If there was ever an heir to Robert Plant’s crown it would be Sir David Coverdale. Some

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Suzy Bogguss is Feeling Lucky

  Suzy Bogguss didn’t set out to craft a Merle Haggard tribute record. Some might call that serendipity; she just calls it Lucky. An accomplished artist and songwriter in her own right, Bogguss and her husband/co-producer Doug Crider were combing

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Suzy Bogguss is Feeling Lucky

  Suzy Bogguss didn’t set out to craft a Merle Haggard tribute record. Some might call that serendipity; she just calls it Lucky. An accomplished artist and songwriter in her own right, Bogguss and her husband/co-producer Doug Crider were combing

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Top Trumps – Rock Gods

Remember as a kid how you loved to play Top Trumps in the school playground?

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Top Trumps – Rock Gods

Remember as a kid how you loved to play Top Trumps in the school playground?

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100% Frankie Miller – Spike

Released 8 September 2014 on Cargo Records, The Quireboys’ Spike says it 100% Pure Frankie Miller. Music Writer Mike Essington takes a closer look at the percentages… I wish I could say that I was a longtime fan of Frankie Miller’s or of Spike’s

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100% Frankie Miller – Spike

Released 8 September 2014 on Cargo Records, The Quireboys’ Spike says it 100% Pure Frankie Miller. Music Writer Mike Essington takes a closer look at the percentages… I wish I could say that I was a longtime fan of Frankie Miller’s or of Spike’s

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Ray Scott is Drinkin’ Beer

Country Correspondent, Lee Williams, chats to Ray Scott. The digital music revolution has turned out to be a “Rayincarnation” for acclaimed country storyteller Ray Scott. While a label-free utopia where artistic merit trumps popular whims remains as unlikely as it

Ray-Scott-cheek-fix-940

Ray Scott is Drinkin’ Beer

Country Correspondent, Lee Williams, chats to Ray Scott. The digital music revolution has turned out to be a “Rayincarnation” for acclaimed country storyteller Ray Scott. While a label-free utopia where artistic merit trumps popular whims remains as unlikely as it