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18/9/20 – MARTY’S DAILY ALBUM PICKS

Music today is to honour the anniversary of the death of Jimi Hendrix. In his short life, Hendrix only made three officially released studio albums, Are You Experienced (1967), Axis: Bold As Love (1967), and the double album Electric Ladyland (1968). Everything else was either as a sideman, live, from a soundtrack or posthumous. It’s […]

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14/9/20 – MARTY’S DAILY ALBUM PICKS

Music today starts with Toots Hibbert, charismatic lead singer of Toots And The Maytals. He died last Friday leaving behind the legend and along with Bob Marley and others the legacy of turning Reggae music into an international sensation. Hibbert’s 1968 song “Do The Reggay” is widely credited as the genesis of the genre name […]