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It’s the end of the world as we know it

Well, the doom and gloom of my previous post (see here) got me thinking about my favourite ‘end of the world’ songs. So, in no particular order, I’ll start off with Seconds by U2. This song is from U2’s third … Continue reading

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Vince Taylor – Ziggy played guitar

In 1998, Alan Yentob made a documentary to mark David Bowie’s 50th birthday. Amongst other things in the programme, Bowie explained how his Ziggy Stardust persona came about. In the mid sixties, Bowie sometimes used to hang out with a … Continue reading

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