In which we meet the legendary Don Airey, who tinkles the ivories for Deep
Purple (amongst others) and talks about his mountainous solo album, John talks
about Cary Grace, the Luck of Eden Hall, Steely Dan and Pye Hastings, Alan gives
an Observer’s Guide to Lithuanian Pop Music, Jon critiques the best novel he has
read all year and presents the latest news from The Justified Ancients of Mu
Yup, and it’s all free!
And there are radio shows from Mack Maloney, Strange Fruit, Canterbury sans
Frontieres and Friday Night Progressive. We also have columns from all sorts of
folk including Roy Weard, C J Stone, Mr Biffo, Neil Nixon and the irrepressible
Corinna. There is also a collection of more news, reviews, views, interviews and
numbats with the right to choose (OK, nothing to do with small marsupials who
have become eligible to vote, but I got carried away with things that rhymed
with OOOOS) than you can shake a stick at. And the best part is IT's ABSOLUTELY
This issue features:
The Justified Ancients of Mu Mu, RAZ Band, Paul McCartney, Foo Fighters,
Ronnie Wood, Patti Smith, Alice Cooper, Joe Perry, Strange Fruit, Friday Night
Progressive, Canterbury Sans Frontieres, Mack Maloney's Mystery Hour, Chantek,
Jessy Serrata, Glen Travis Campbell, Janet Seidel, Arleta, Rick Wakeman, Ashton,
Gardner and Dyke, Third Ear Band, Atomic Rooster, Deep Purple, Don Airey, Alan
Dearling, Laura Remeikienė, Neda Malūnavičiūtė, Rugile, Boris and the Gopnik
tour of Vilnius, John Brodie Good, Cary Grace, The Luck of Eden Hall, Caravan,
Pye Hastings, Steely Dan, Donald Fagen and The Nightflyers, Kev Rowland, ESP,
Eternal Wanderers, Gentle Knife, Horseneck, Immolation, Integrity, Jam It!, Neil
Arnold, Mr Biffo, Roy Weard, Hawkwind, Xtul, Nathan Kuzak, Lemmy, James Brown,
Michael Jackson, Ringo Starr, Charlie Watts
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If you have problems downloading, just email me and I will add you to the Gonzo
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