R.E.M. Aren’t Dead Yet

By Walter Price In 1983 you were probably torn between buying Michael Jackson’s Thriller and the Police’s Synchronicity a winner on both accounts, you shouldn’t have sweated it out so much… You also may have been mesmerized by your friend’s Swatch Watch, their growing laser disc collection or their ultimate Rubik’s Cube skills, geeky.. But if you were…

COOL: “Sitting in Jimmy Page’s Soho hotel suite is disarming enough,”

By Walter Price  Sure, for obvious reason  I could only write about all the things that flow from Morrissey and Robert Plant’s mouths for days, scratch that, possibly forever. With accompanying playful jabs at whatever they’re promoting. It’s all out of love really. A whole lotta love.   I just read this, I suppose exclusive,…

NEWS?: We Underestimated Led Zeppelin

Okay, we have certainly underestimated the tenacity of the Zeppelin machine and the coming first three albums reissue extravaganza 2 June.    It’s way bigger than we had even remotely had expected. This is no advert but a wowie zowie moment.   What the hell man.   Are you ready…here are the options for each…

NEWS: Led Zeppelin Say No!

Led Zeppelin have a whole lotta things goin’ on and reuniting on stage isn’t one of ’em. According to Robert Plant in a recent BBC article. On the chances of another reunion Plant elaborates on the possibility, saying “Zero”.    Which is just fine and dandy really. These guys are in their seventies or near it and I would…

The Toadies 20 Years of Rubberneck

By Walter Price Has it really been 20 years since the release of one of the most darkly intriguing and largely unknown outside of the US albums by Texas deep chorded rockers The Toadies…    Rubberneck has an almost rare distinction of being an album by a band that have rock n’ roll sounds like…