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Ten Bizarre Band video games

From the BBC. Joystick division! 10 bizarre band video games Ever since the early-80s arcade boom, musicians have looked to get involved with video games – as a creative brand extension, for hi-tech cred and increasingly, as a financial alternative to dwindling album sales. Everyone from Britney to The Beatles has appeared in their […read more…]

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On This Day In 1962….

… The Beatles auditioned for Decca Records in West Hampstead, London. A&R boss at Decca Dick Rowe turned them down in what is considered one of the biggest mistakes in music industry history, Decca decided to reject the band, selecting instead Brian Poole and the Tremeloes – well I suppose the […read more…]

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Rare Vintage Promotional Only In-store Displays … David Bowie, Aerosmith, Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney plus lots more

We occasionally dig out these super-rare vintage instore displays from private collections. Made in relatively small numbers and largely disposed of once marketing campaigns have ended, these are truly difficult things to track down if you are a devoted collector. Never commercially sold at the time, and possibly only like […read more…]