Category Archives: Magazine

The Eagle Has Landed

Take a listen to this BBC radio programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on December 31st, 2012 at 4.00pm. Presented by Mark Radcliffe, it looks at the life and work of DJ, promoter and sometime R&B magazine editor Roger Eagle. … Continue reading

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A Van For All Seasons

On a recent visit to Liverpool I picked up a copy of ¬†Low Down – The Definitive Liverpool Listings Magazine, an excellent publication. The main feature was an edited interview with Van Morrison, who’s new album ‘No Plan B’ has … Continue reading

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Updated: Last Shop Standing out September 10th

“You are never going to discover Captain Beefheart or the 13th Floor Elevators or the Velvet Underground in your local supermarket, ever.”¬†–¬†Richard Hawley, Musician ‘Last Shop Standing’ is a documentary film to be released on September 10th this year and … Continue reading

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Rhino Records Resurrected!

“Go to Rhino Records on Westwood Boulevard‚Ķ‚Ä̬†‚Äď Wild Man Fischer. The wild world of the record store species is featured in a new¬†documentary¬†about the legendary record store in Los Angeles –¬†Rhino Records¬†and its record label. Rhino Resurrected¬†is a “film about … Continue reading

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UK music mag The Word to close

The music monthly magazine The Word is set to produce its last edition says an announcement from editorial director David Hepworth.¬† Hepworth put the decision to close down to ‚Äúdramatic changes in the media and the music business along with¬†general … Continue reading

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Last Shop Standing – The Rise, the Fall And the Rebirth of the Record Shop

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