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Most Recent Profiles

Comment: The British Summer Time Festival/The Libertines at Hyde Park
Gillain Fish criticises the dismanagement of the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park in London, which, poorly organised throughout, led to crushing at the Libertines' reunion gig
Profile: Fairport Cropredy Convention
Nick Dent-Robinson profiles Fairport's Cropredy Convention for this year, and talks to Chas'n'Dave and Irish singer-songwriter Cara Dillon, who are on the bill this year, as well as Fairport Convention members Simon Nicol and Dave Pegg
Profile: Towersey Festival
Nick Dent-Robinson looks at Oxfordshire's Towersey Festival which will take this place this year from the 21st August to the 25th August, and speaks to Joe Heaps, its organiser, and Richard Thompson, the Bootleg Beatles and Eliza Carthy, all of whom will be peforming at it
Pennyblackmusic Bands Night: Lexington, London, 31/5/2014
Dominic Simpson looks back on Pennyblackmusic's 15th Anniversary show at The Lexington in London, which saw sets from Madam, Morton Valence and Rotifer
Profile: The Katydids
Malcom Carter reflects on the career of the Katydids, the band of London-based singer-songwriter Susie Hug and ex-Pretenders guitarist Adam Seymour, who after an absence of over twenty years have recently released online a new EP
Profile: C86 Box Set
Anthony Strutt reflects on the history and legacy of the 'NME' influential 'C86' cassette, which has just been re-released in a three CD box set
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat, Part 3
In the final part of his three part series on the Velvet Underground's 1968 second LP 'White Light/White Heat', Jon Rogers examines critical perception of it since its release and its recent box set
Profile: Sam Lee
Nick Dent-Robinson examines the career of young folk artist Sam Lee, whose songs are almost-forgetten traditional gypsy songs and who uses unusual instrumentation
George Wein: Interview
Lisa Torem speaks to pianist and Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein about his seminal festival, which is now celebrating its sixtieth anniversary
Julia Baird: Interview
Lisa Torem talks with John Lennon's half-sister Julia Baird about her reissued memoir, 'Imagine This: Growing Up with My Brother John Lennon'
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat Part 2
In the second part of his three part series on the Velvet Underground's second LP 'White Light/White Heat', Jon Rogers continues to reflect upon its seminal impact
Profile: Fabulous Thunderbirds
Lisa Torem reflects on the history of Texas blues rockers the Fabulous Thunderbirds, who have recently had most of their back catalogue re-released on CD
Profile: Pure Prairie League
Carl Bookstein looks back on the career of Ohio-based country rock outfit Pure Prairie League, who have recently had several of their albums reissued on CD
Jill Hughes Kirtland: Interview
Lisa Torem talks to author Jill Hughes Kirtland about her new book on female heavy metal musicians, 'Not Just Tits in a Corset: Celebrating Women in Metal'
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat Part 1
In the first part of a three part series Jon Rogers examines the recording and making of the Velvet Underground's 1967 second album, 'White Light/White Heat'

ProfilesPublished
Comment: The British Summer Time Festival/The Libertines at Hyde Park 11/07/2014
Profile: Fairport Cropredy Convention 09/07/2014
Profile: Towersey Festival 09/07/2014
Pennyblackmusic Bands Night: Lexington, London, 31/5/2014 09/07/2014
Profile: The Katydids 09/07/2014
Profile: C86 Box Set 06/06/2014
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat, Part 3 06/06/2014
Profile: Sam Lee 06/06/2014
George Wein: Interview 03/05/2014
Julia Baird: Interview 03/05/2014
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat Part 2 03/05/2014
Profile: Fabulous Thunderbirds 03/05/2014
Profile: Pure Prairie League 03/05/2014
Jill Hughes Kirtland: Interview 03/04/2014
Velvet Underground: White Light/White Heat Part 1 03/04/2014
Profile: Nine Below Zero 03/04/2014
Profile: Norwegian Wood: Thoughts on the Norwegian Music Industry 03/04/2014
Film: The Umbrellas of Cherbourg 03/04/2014
Paperback Writers: Rock Biographies 24/02/2014
Profile: ZTT 23/02/2014
Profile: Fifty Years of The Who, Proud Galleries, London 23/02/2014
Profile: Manning 23/02/2014
Book: Neil Daniels - High Stakes and Dangerous Men, The UFO Story 23/02/2014
Pete Seeger: 1919 - 2014 29/01/2014
Rocket Girl: Interview with Vinita Joshi 15/01/2014
Len Bright Combo: Profile 15/01/2014
Cast: Profile 15/01/2014
Boomtown Rats: Profile 15/01/2014
Kevin Fitzgerald: Interview 14/12/2013
Profile: BBC Radiophonic Workshop 14/12/2013
  
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