Free Matt Deighton gig

Sunday March 12th Matt Deighton – the legendary guitarist & former Mother Earth front man ( and occasional member of the Paul Weller band and Oasis). You can hear him playing his own unique brand of folk music in the back bar at Filthy Macnastys – just one man and […]

Geno Washington compilation

March 20th sees the release of a 2 CD compilation of mod favourite Geno Washington’s finest moments under the title of ‘Foot Stompin’ Soul’. The collection, which is a mix of 45s and material from Geno’s live albums, is released to celebrate 40 years of Geno’s music – and he’s […]

Mojo with added 'psych'

The April edition of Mojo (which is out this month confusingly) has a CD that might well appeal to the later 60s fans. The free CD is entitled Psych Out and has the following tracklisting: John’s Children – Smashed Blocked The Smoke – High In a Room Tomorrow – Revolution […]

The Who – more gigs

More Who dates have been announced – this time in Leeds and Liverpool, adding to the T in The Park Festival appearance previously announced. The Leeds gig is as headliners for the O2 Wireless Festival at Harewood House, which takes place on 24th and 25th June – The Who play […]

The Times live in London

If you never had chance to see The Times live, now’s your chance. The 60s inspired 80s band featuring the unbelievably underrated Ed ball will reform for a one-off gig at the Dirty Water Club on Friday 3rd March 2006. Dirty Water Club178 Junction Road, London N19 5QQJust around the […]

New bands wanted (again)

Why do I think I’ve been here before? Well, in the not-too-distant past I decided to feature new bands on the site, but for various reasons, this never happened. Well…it’s about to happen….no, really it is! To make it simple, to make it interesting and to make it fast-moving, I’ll […]

Pre '63 CD available online

If you missed the Pre ’63 event in Rome, by all accounts, you missed a blinder. However, you enjoy the kind of sounds that were filling the dancefloor by picking up the compilation CD that was produced for the night by organiser and top DJ Mary Boogaloo. The Pre 63 […]

Uncut featuring Paul Weller

1990 and the big record labels wouldn’t touch Paul Weller with a long pointed stick. 2006 and they can’t shower him with enough praise as the music industry offer up a Lifetime Achievement Award for his service to British music. And fully deserved it was too. To celebrate this achievement, […]