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Jack White Files Tax Return on Vinyl

April 19, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Militant renaissance man Jack White filed his 2016 tax return on vinyl in a move that’s thrilling high-fidelity taxpayers, according to sources within the IRS. Officials confirmed White’s 2016 return was prepared in mono, on a translucent crimson hand-numbered (1/1) 180-gram 12” LP, with a “Federal” A-side […read more…]

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On this day in 1969…..

April 16, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

….Desmond Dekker and the Aces were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘The Israelites’, making Dekker the first Jamaican artist to have an UK No.1 single. Here’s a little refresher…. The record was a big hit with the UKs skinhead fraternity and has since gone down as a […read more…]

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On this day in 1973….

April 9, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

….new EMI signings Queen played a showcase gig for their new record label at the Marquee in London….. Here’s the story from udiscover Queen have been a worldwide rock institution for so long that it’s strange to think of the day that EMI Records launched them, but that date was 43 years ago […read more…]

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Warner Music Launches Fan-Driven, Vinyl-Only Label Run Out Groove: Good Idea/Bad Idea? What Do You Think?

March 31, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

From Billboard Warner Music Group is officially unveiling its new fan-driven, vinyl-only record label: Run Out Groove. The label’s forward-thinking format calls upon fans each month to determine which of three records — either previously unreleased, out of print, or an entirely new collection compiled from the Warner Music vault […read more…]

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Are Elastica about to reform?

March 18, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

From NME ‘Haha, honestly? Everyone looks so ooooold!’ Elastica have responded to rumours that they’ll be reuniting for new music and a tour in 2017. Back in January, photos were shared online of members of Elastica back together in the studio. However, it has now emerged that they were simply […read more…]

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The Who announce residency in Las Vegas

March 15, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

From The Guardian Rock legends will follow in the footsteps of Celine Dion, Elton John and Rod Stewart with residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Rock legends The Who have announced a residency in Las Vegas, putting off retirement as they wind down what they called a final tour. […read more…]