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Archive for February, 2013

CLASSIC BANDS #4 – “The Big Three: Beach Boys, Beatles, & Stones”

As previously mentioned in this series, the fifties was an era primarily of solo stars, and as that decade drew to a close, many of these stars had disappeared from view for a variety of reasons. Some conspiracy theorists sugge...


Jon Anderson touring Australia!

The legendary Jon Anderson, frontman for the supergroup Yes is touring Australia next month. Billed as “An Acoustic Evening with Jon Anderson”, Jon will perform some classic Yes material as well as songs from his ...


Ringo-Mania hits Melbourne – 49 years on!

The last time Beatles legend Ringo Starr performed in Melbourne, Australia, was in 1964 at Festival Hall – the very same venue that he and his All-Starr Band packed out on Saturday February 16th 2013. The 72-year-old drummer...



After a gig at Melbourne’s Billboard on November 20th this year to celebrate their induction in the EG Hall of Fame (“The Age” Entertainment Guide), Mick Thomas, leader of iconic Australian band Weddings Parties Anything ...


YES – “90125”

70's prog-rock supergroup Yes reinvent themselves and choose fame instead of oblivion.