My Desert Island …

Desert Island Discs allow eight songs, and to make the programme interesting there’s usually a biographical element. Most of us, playing list compiling the game over a meal or a drink, go for ten tracks. I’ve done my many times, but to reveal my prejudices and preferences I’ll do a single songs one here AND … Continue reading My Desert Island …


What’s New

The Best Beatles Album? This was a response to the release of the Giles Martin remix of Revolver, and nearly every reviewer declared that Revolver was the greatest of all Beatles albums … whether they loved or hated what Giles Martin did with it. I thought about it, checked some of those ‘Greatest Albums of … Continue reading What’s New

Peter Viney

The author exhibited an early interest in rock. I started a book on Record Collecting many years ago, and it grew and grew until it became so unwieldy and so full of illustrations that it would have been a 1500 page book with colour pictures on every page. Hang on! This isn’t going to work, … Continue reading Peter Viney

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