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Posts Tagged ‘80’s’

Classic Bands # 10 AEROSMITH

Formed in Boston in 1970, with original guitarist Ray Tabano being replaced by Whitford the following year, Aerosmith developed a strong local following with their swaggering blues-based hard rock.


YES – “90125”

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


BOB DYLAN – Late-career Purple-patch Continues for the Great Bard

71 year old legend Bob Dylan, one of the most influential artists in popular music history, remains at the top of his game with his latest release, “Tempest”, unveiled last month (September 2012) to universal praise...

Jani Lane during his last ever show with Warrant

JANI LANE – An under-rated Rock Legend

Warrant front-man Jani Lane died on August 11, 2011 at age 47. Raw Roots Rock is disgusted by the minimal tributes afforded this brilliant songwriter and performer by the mainstream music industry, with not even a mention giv...