Music Memorabilia

Was Jarvis Cocker right to say that, “if David Bowie was looking down on the Hammersmith Apollo, he would want the 2016 Mercury prize to go to Skepta”

When Jarvis Cocker presented London grime artist Skepta with the Mercury Award last night he stated that: “We as a jury decided that if David Bowie was looking down on the Hammersmith Apollo tonight, he would want the 2016 prize to go to Skepta.” – what are your thoughts? Was Bowie […read more…]

Rare & Vintage Vinyl & CDs

Dick’s Picks: ‘Electronic Meditation’ 1970 Debut LP of out-there electronica from Tangerine Dream

Dick’s Picks: A German LP from 1970 made using a Revox Tape Recorder and some primitive electronics – what’s not to like says Dick….. Tangerine Dream The classic line-up of Tangerine Dream (Edgar Froese, Christopher Frank, Peter Baumann) achieved huge success in the mid 1970’s as part of Richard Branson’s […read more…]

Rare & Vintage Vinyl & CDs

Dick’s Picks: ‘Hearken To The Witches Rune’ Rare Pagan Hippie folk vinyl LP by Dave & Toni Arthur

Dick’s Picks: Fresh back from the witches coven Dick is enthralled by this 1971 folk/hippie curio which joins the dots between our pagan ancestry, traditional English folk music and ’70s Children’s TV programme ‘Play School’ – Quick, pass the garlic, yikes!! Dave & Toni Arthur For those of a certain age, […read more…]