Monthly Archives: October 2016

Is Mavis Staples the best female soul singer?

  I have come to the conclusion that she may well be. We went to the David Lean arts cinema here in Croydon this evening (completely run by local Croydonian volunteers) to see Mavis! The Documentary about the super talented... Read More

DYLAN GETS 2016 NOBEL PRIZE! DOES HE REALLY DESERVE IT?

So Bob has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for literature, and now the controversy rages as to whether he actually merits getting it after more than fifty years of producing innovative music and thought provoking lyrics. Well what do... Read More

Songwriter Rod Temperton dies @ only 66.

Rod Temperton, the British songwriter best known for Michael Jackson’s Thriller and Rock With You, has died. Temperton died in London last week at the age of 66 after “a brief aggressive battle with cancer”, Jon Platt of Warner/Chappell music... Read More