When Slade Rocked The World 1971-1975

Sunday, 11 October 2015, 12:01 | Category : News, Reviews
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Review by Jason Barnard It’s easy to forget how big Slade were in the first half of the 70s. In Britain alone Noddy Holder, Jim Lea, Don Powell and Dave Hill gave us six number ones, four years worth of singles counted in top 40 and three album top spots. But so what? What truly matters is the superb body of […]

Mark Nevin

One of Britain’s best songwriters, Mark Nevin picks a selection of favourite British tracks from the Sixties and Seventies. The Tornados – Telstar (Single A-side, Decca, 1962) David Bowie – There is a Happy Land (David Bowie, Deram, 1967) Lulu – To Sir With Love (Single A-side, Epic (US), 1967) Barry Ryan – Eloise (Single […]

Velvet Glam Mine

Sunday, 28 March 2010, 16:06 | Category : Glam
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What happened when teens did not want to hear tales of topographic oceans but instead create dirty riffs covered up in make-up stolen from their girlfriend? Some of our sixties friends also jumped on the glam-wagon too. Dust off the platforms, sit back and listen to a Glittertastic selection of songs picked from the Velvet […]