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“Once Upon A Time…

not so long ago, people used to stand and stare at the spider with the platinum hair, they thought you were immortal.”

Ian Hunter - Michael Picasso

Mick Ronson passed away on 29th April 1993.  Today we remember Mick and our loving thoughts go out to his dearest family, friends and fans.

We still miss you Ronno.

Rest In Peace ~

Classic Rock Presents Doc ‘N’ Roll

Here’s a photo of  the Classic Rock Doc ‘N’ Roll Promo DVD that we mentioned earlier (see NEWS 14th of April) for those of you who collect these sort of gems.

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Patsy Cline Complete Decca Studio Masters

Thankfully a guy from Yorkshire (Mick Ronson) turned us on to Patsy Cline in 1988. Since then, we’ve been devoted fans of the lady, the legend, the one and only ~ Patsy.

Hip-O-Select does it right on this 51 track double CD. Available NOW.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kiss The Sky

Happy Earth Day!

Be kind. Lets do something nice for the planet today. Everyday.

Photo: Ravenna, Ohio 2008 – Gilly

Happy Birthday Iggy Pop

Celebrate royal this year with all the deluxe STOOGES material released as of late.

Deluxe versions of both the Stooges Stooges and Raw Power available now.

http://www.iggyandthestoogesmusic.com/

http://www.rhino.com/shop/product/the-stooges-the-stooges-collectors-edition?cmpid=EMC-RN040610

Ian Hunter Live

      

Available Today ~

Listen  Here: http://www.jr.com/product/music/pm/_1326000

Iggy Pop’s Playlist & Record Store Day

Records change lives. Take a look at some of the songs that made an impact on Iggy Pop. httpv://abcnews.go.com/Nightline/Playlist/iggy-pops-playlist-musical-inspirations/story?id=10140477

Today is the day!  Go out and support your local record store.

David Bowie Space Rarity

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TonZvhq17bI
David performs (lip syncs) Space Oddity on 1969 Dutch Television.
Turn on and treat yourself to this lovely oddity right now.
Can you hear me Major Tom?
Thanks to Sean ‘Masslayer’ Doherty for sending this our way.

And Ronson Played Guitar…

Fans with Classic Rock Magazine subscriptions will find their May 2010 issue comes with a DVD that includes ten minutes from the upcoming  And Ronson Played Guitar…film documentary.

Congratulations to the Ronson family and Spontanuity.  A special thanks to Dave Swanson for carry’n the news.

Gibson Salutes Ziggy Stardust

David Bowie’s The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars: Gibson’s Classic Album of the Month.

Russell Hall

| 04.07.2010

“I’m going to be huge, and it’s frightening, in a way. I know that when I reach my peak and it’s time for me to be brought down, it will be with a bump.”

That’s what David Bowie told the British magazine, Melody Maker, in January 1972, five months before he unleashed his fictional rock messiah, Ziggy Stardust, upon the world. Read the rest of this entry »

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