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Jeff Beck Dies

Its been a bad couple of months for music lovers.The 10th January saw the announcement of the death of Jeff Beck, on of the greatest guitarists of all time. Stepping onto big shoes, replacing Eric Clapton in the Yardbirds, he played on many of the bands hits. His voice can be heard on "The Nazz Are Blue" from "The Yardbirds" album. He then founded The Jeff Beck Group, giving Rod Stewart and Ronnie Wood their first taste of fame. Then as a solo artist he moved in a progressive jazz/blue09 when I saw him in Adelaide, so glad I finally got to see him.

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Want to Get Into Paul McCartney's early Work? Its as Easy as 1-2-3!

Paul's first solo album, McCartney was released in 1970 as the Beatles finally collapsed. Similarly, McCartney 11 came out in 1980 as Wings came to an end. McCartney111, released in 2020 marked a return basics in a clean avant-garde album. Now, all are available in one classic collection!

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Christine McVie Dies

"Keyboard player, singer, songwriter for Fleetwood mac, died on November 3oth. Christine joined Fleetwood Mac in 1970 after the departure of founding member Peter Green. She became a driving force in the band, writing some of their most memorable songs. Half of the "Best Of" album tracks were written by Christine. Sadly missed.

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The Beachboys "Sail On Sailor" Released December 2


This great collection celebrating the landmark 1972 albums “Carl And The Passions” and “Holland”, will be released on December 2nd. This 5LP set features a 38-page book with extensive liner notes, rare photos, and more. The collection includes remastered versions of the original albums as well as a previously unreleased concert from Carnegie Hall recorded in 1972. It has 4 previously unreleased bonus tracks and includes the original Mount Vernon and Fairway 7 inch EP from Holland, unavailable on vinyl since the 1970s. To be released on December 2nd, 2022

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George Harrison's Anniversary "All Things Must Pass"

"Great things were happening 50 years ago. Can you remember?One of the best was George Harrisons "All Things Must Pass" masterpiece.

Decades in the making and lovingly crafted by the Harrison family, All Things Must Pass has now been completely remixed from the original tapes for this stunning release that fulfills Harrison’s longtime desire.Spread across 5 LPs, the first 3 LPs feature the main album followed by 2 LPs containing 17 tracks of demo recordings, session outtakes and studio jams. Includes 8-page insert with photos and notes from Dhani Harrison and Paul Hicks on remixing the album.A grat addition to any collection.

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