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memories of the ’70s – Slade

The 1970s owes a debt to this band from England who were happily part of the decade’s shiny, rock ‘n’ roll glam stage: Slade. Don Powell, Dave Hill and Noddy HolderĀ met while doing the club circuit in the late 1960s … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Mott the Hoople

In the early 1970s, the radio playlists added a new must play song by Brit band Mott the Hoople. Created from two bands, The Soulents and The Buddies, who had members form a new band called The Doc Thomas Group. … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – New York Dolls

In the early 1970s, the mixture of art, glam, punk and music was best found in the one of early adopters of the New York punk scene: the New York Dolls. Influenced by the sounds of MC5 and The Stooges, … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Marc Bolan

From the psychedelia of the late 1960s, Marc Bolan emerged as one of the forerunners of the age of British glam rock. Born in east London, Mark Feld was always enamoured with music, being a fan of Gene Vincent and … Continue reading

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