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ElvisWorld: Scotty Moore @ 84

Bill Black, Stand up Bass and electric bass. (September 17, 1926 – October 21, 1965) Elvis Presley, the boy singer backed by The Blue Moon Boys – 42 years in 77 Scotty Moore, Lead Guitar, died June 28, 2016 – 84 … Continue reading

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MusicWorld: Prince dead at 57

Prince, one of the most controversial figures in modern music died rather unexpected at home, following a very brief hospital stay for flu symptoms after a concert one week ago. The Purple Reigned in the 1980s, the decade of Gender … Continue reading

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the 1980s

Skylab had fallen and the International Space Station was in it’s planning stages.   by the 1980s, all the really achievable things we could do in space where done and it took a shuttle explosion to make the public remember … Continue reading

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The Beatles: honed in Hamburg

Elvis Presley sang country like the blues and blues as country in a gospel fervour of sexual promise “Tonight I’m gonna be a mighty might man” Standing on his toes, making him get bigger, pelvis thrust towards the microphone, but … Continue reading

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MusicWorld: Duran Duran

Duran Duran were the ultimate in self packaging. They were 5 guys – someone for everyone – with fashion, music and movie sensibilities, synthesized Not only did they manipulate their publicity machine – they made film quality music videos, and … Continue reading

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Drummer Roger Taylor! …Queen or Duran Duran?

the 1960s:The Beatles vs The Rolling Stones Cliff Richards, Paul Revere and the Raiders, Herman’s Hermits the 1970s The Roxie Glitters vs the Leather Metal Punks The Bay City Rollers vs The Monkees Olivia Newton-John debuts Australian country, then goes … Continue reading

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The Band Brand Marketing

The Beatles were not the first group, but they did to Bands what Elvis did to Singers. The Beatles, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney and John Lennon, have their hair combed by stylists on the set of their first … Continue reading

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