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February 14, 2014
by Egil
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Today: The Who recorded “Live At Leeds” in 1970, 44 years ago

Rolling Stone [Magazine] hailed it as the best ever live album, and they may still be right… ~Chris Jones (BBC – 2007) From youtube: The Who at Leeds for their greatest live in 1970! it’s the ONLY VIDEO of this … Continue reading

February 7, 2014
by Egil

Today: The Who recorded “Pinball Wizard” in 1969, 45 years ago

 From the opening minor chords to the upward key change near the end, ‘Pinball’ is a rock tour-de-force, brimful of ideas, powerchords, great lyrics and tight ensemble playing. ~From “The Who – The Complete Guide To Their Music” (Charlesworth & … Continue reading

December 9, 2013
by Hallgeir
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Today: John Coltrane recorded A Love Supreme in 1964

 “My music is the spiritual expression of what I am — my faith, my knowledge, my being… When you begin to see the possibilities of music, you desire to do something really good for people, to help humanity free itself … Continue reading

December 3, 2013
by Egil

Today: The Who released “My Generation” (album) in 1965, 48 years ago

 An explosive debut, and the hardest mod pop recorded by anyone. At the time of its release, it also had the most ferociously powerful guitars and drums yet captured on a rock record. Pete Townshend’s exhilarating chord crunches and guitar … Continue reading

October 19, 2013
by Egil

Today: Bob Dylan released “New Morning” in 1970, 43 years ago

..Well, there were two good songs on S. P., DAYS OF FORTY-NINE and COPPER KETTLE… and without those two LPs there’d be no New Morning. Anyway I’m just starting to get back on my feet as far as my music goes… Al, … Continue reading

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