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This Day in Music – The White Album

This Day in Music – The White Album

This Day In Music December 7, 2012 0

The Beatles' ninth album in seven years is arguably one of their best. The working title was A Doll’s House, changed after UK progressive rock band Family released the similarly titled Music In A

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This Day in Music – Smoke On The Water

This Day in Music – Smoke On The Water

This Day In Music December 4, 2012 0

Deep Purples’ Machine Head contains the "mother of all guitar riffs" - in Smoke on the Water. Inspired by real-life events in Montreux, Switzerland, where Deep Purple were recording their lasted album Machine Head.

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This Day in Music – Happy birthday Ozzy

This Day in Music – Happy birthday Ozzy

This Day In Music December 3, 2012 0

Ozzy Osborne should be dead. Not because he bit the head of a bat, no, Ozzy has consumed more than his fair share of illegal substances, and that’s not even taking into account the

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This Day in Music – Jimi Hendrix

This Day in Music – Jimi Hendrix

This Day In Music November 27, 2012 0

In 2007, Jimi Hendrix was crowned the ‘wildest guitar hero’ of all-time in a poll of music fans for Classic Rock magazine

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Out now! The new This Day In Classic Rock app

Out now! The new This Day In Classic Rock app

This Day In Music November 23, 2012 0

This Day in Classic Rock is the latest iPad and iOS app from This Day in Music Apps

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This Day in Music – The Beatles – White Album

This Day in Music – The Beatles – White Album

This Day In Music November 2, 2012 0

Lennon laid down some of his most memorable work with three of his finest on side one of the album - “Dear Prudence”, “Glass Onion” and “Happiness Is A Warm Gun”

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This Day in Music – The End

This Day in Music – The End

This Day In Music November 1, 2012 0

Somebody famous once said, if one thing is certain in life, its we’re all going to die. Which is true. And it got me thinking about some untimely deaths in music. In 1985, Scottish

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This Day in Music – Meddle

This Day in Music – Meddle

This Day In Music October 30, 2012 0

Pink Floyd released their sixth studio album 'Meddle' in the US. The album features One Of These Days and the 23-minute track Echoes which took up all of side 2 on the vinyl record

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This Day in Music – Where There’s a hit there’s a writ

This Day in Music – Where There’s a hit there’s a writ

This Day In Music October 29, 2012 0

In 1990, M.C. Hammer's debut album started a record breaking 21 week stay at the top of the U.S. album charts

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This Day in Music – 3-Minute Hero’s

This Day in Music – 3-Minute Hero’s

This Day In Music October 26, 2012 0

A great pop single is a work of art. A great song will stand the test of time and become a timeless classic. Think Motown, 60’s British pop, Elvis, Chuck Berry. All have one

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