Happy Fiftieth Birthday To The Biff Rose Album Children Of Light, A Forgotten Treasure
Math equations can sometimes be used to describe certain musical performers, and the formula actually helps to identify their particular sound. Pointing out the combinations of more familiar recording artists is the next best thing to getting to hear the unknown artist with your own ears. With that in mind, take Randy Newman and connect him to Tom Paxton.Seven Singing Siblings Who Were Never In Bands Together
Music history is rife with siblings who perform together, even if at some point they have a falling out of two along the way. Fortunately, most of the family acts have avoided publicized inner turmoil, such as the brother-sister tandem of the Carpenters, the brothers in Van Halen, and the Taylor brethren of Duran Duran. There are also a trio of brothers, the Finns, in the Eighties New Wave Band Split Enz, who has hits like “One Step Ahead” and “I Got You.IT WAS A VERY GOOD YEAR – 12 Months When Rock Music Reached Its Peak
The Beatles have split up, there is nothing new released by Bob Dylan and constant personnel changes have blown The Byrds and The Beach Boys off-course. So how can this be the most momentous year for rock? Here is a strong case for popular music reaching its peak in 1971.Bassist John Deacon Is An Overlooked Component In The Success Of Queen
When the long anticipated Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody finally makes it to screens across the country, most viewers will be focused on the performance of Rami Malik in his role as Freddie Mercury. As the lead vocalist and front man, the charismatic Mercury was naturally the face of the band. Fans of that unique electric guitar that enhances most of Queen ‘s songs will no doubt be paying close attention to the performance of Gwylim Lee, who in the film will be portraying Brian May.British Film Studios
In the 1930s and ’40s there were many studios turning out films to satisfy the hunger for the movies. Sadly, many have gone and the sites used for other purposes, such as housing estates. Elstree was the home to a number of Studios.