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David Bowie: Wembley Arena, London

Live Review by Julian Marszalek,, 2 December 2003

TYPICAL, EH? You wait years for a decent Bowie album and two arrive in quick succession. Any thoughts that Heathen should be wrung for every ...

Peter Gabriel: Back To Front – Peter Gabriel Live In London

Film/DVD/TV Review by Stephen Dalton,, 16 July 2014

Leaden concert video. ...

Reeves Gabrels, Bill Nelson: Reeves Gabrels and Bill Nelson: Fantastic Guitars

Review by David Quantick,, 22 July 2014

Cult axemen combine to explosive effect ...

Johnny Marr: Adrenalin Baby

Review by Stephen Dalton,, 30 October 2015

Punchy but pedestrian live album from former Smith. ...

Steeleye Span: St. George's, Bristol

Live Review by Stephen Dalton,, 27 January 2016

The masters of English folk rock keep moving forward ...

Squeeze: The Likely Lads Of British Rock

Retrospective and Interview by Stephen Dalton,, 16 March 2016

From bittersweet songs about first love and wanking to lambasting the Prime Minister live on TV, Squeeze are the working-class band that cool cats still love. ...

Eric Clapton: I Still Do

Review by Hugh Fielder,, 13 May 2016

WHILE HIS live albums have maintained a remarkable degree of consistency and professionalism, Eric Clapton's studio albums have sometimes wavered in comparison. Essentially, Clapton needs ...

Unruly Child: Reigning Frogs – The Box Set Collection

Review by Paul Elliott,, 29 March 2017

It's now 25 years since Unruly Child's self-titled debut album, a melodic rock masterpiece, was lost in the shuffle when grunge hit big. Since then, ...

Colourbox: Music Of The Band (1982–1987)

Review by Chris Roberts,, 23 June 2017

Eighties innovators Colourbox celebrated by 2000 Turner Prize winner ...

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