Monday 4 March 2024

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Overcome : Glenn Hughes and Robin George

Overcome : Glenn Hughes and Robin George

When Robin George burst on the scene in the mid 80’s great things were predicted. With a vocal style reminiscent of Marc Bolan, his rockstar cheekbones and pop-metal sensibilities saw him lauded as the next big thing. The single ‘Heartline’ was all over Radio 1, yet...
On The Run 1984-2013, 4CD Box Set – Mick Ralphs

On The Run 1984-2013, 4CD Box Set – Mick Ralphs

In the pantheon of rock guitarists Mick Ralphs is rarely mentioned, yet for twenty odd years was an integral figure within the British rock scene. To be part of one iconic band is an achievement (Mott The Hoople) but to be a founding member of classic rock giants Bad...
Native Sons, Expanded 3CD Edition – The Long Ryders

Native Sons, Expanded 3CD Edition – The Long Ryders

Debut album from the darlings of the Americana crew gets the expanded 3cd treatment – is it really nearly 40 years! With their influences firmly on their sleeves – The Byrds, Flying Burrito Bros, Buck Owens etc – these students of California country-rock gave...