The general election’s almost upon us again. As the nation prepares to head to the polls, what about the musicians that have stood for office over the years? Here’s eleven of music’s best (and worst) attempts at running for office, by artists who quickly realised the transition from Wembley to Westminster isn’t an easy one. By Alex Flood.
Those in the know will know all about this legendary 12″… those who don’t yet, read on: Sång Till Görel This is a genuine 1979 Swedish-only single-sided 45rpm pressed on Translucent Blue 12″ Vinyl, on the Polar label. Pressed exclusively for Görel Hanser’s private birthday bash. Görel was Anderson’s personal assistant […read more…]
A new fly-on-the-mansion-wall reality series looks set to make the 70-year-old rasping rocker into a TV star, says Michael Hogan As we all know, comedy is the new rock’n’roll, Thursdays are the new Fridays and Orange Is The New Black. But there’s a pressing new question: is Rod Stewart the […read more…]
A deluxe reissue of the Ramones third album, Rocket To Russia, is set to be released next month. The three disc set will be in honour of the albums 40th anniversary, and features two different mixes of the album, along with a number of rarities and previously unreleased tracks. It […read more…]