Tag Archives: David Bowie

Nina Hagen colour pic 1980

27/2/16 – Nina Hagen – Ziggy Stardust – Swedish Television – September 1980

There’s been a lot of heartfelt tributes since David Bowie’s unexpected death in January and most recently some high profile performances on the television, initiating mixed reactions to their relevance and quality. In 1980 as Bowie was releasing Scary Monsters, Nina Hagen was appearing on Swedish television with a memorable tribute of her own. It’s unclear […]

Annette Peacock, I'm The One 1972 - Cover Art

6/2/16 – Annette Peacock – I’m The One – 1972

I’ve written about Annette Peacock before and whenever I hear her music I become transfixed by the pure scope of her vision. She can be sexy and avant-garde, sensitive and scary, catchy and experimental, she’s sixties, seventies, eighties, nineties and futuristic, a timeless wonder, she is Jazz, Blues, Electronic, Rap, Pop, Progressive, Singer/Songwriter, Poet, Funk, Rock, Soul – everything […]

Easybeats sixties B:W pic

28/12/15 – Stevie Wright – 20th December 1947 – 27th December 2015 / Hard Road – Stevie Wright – 1974 / The Easybeats – Friday On My Mind/ Heaven And Hell – French TV – 1967 / David Bowie – Friday On My Mind – 1973 / London – Friday On My Mind – 1977

Sadly seven days after his 68th birthday and two days after Christmas day we lost Stevie Wright, one of the great Pop stars of the sixties. Mostly remembered as lead vocalist of Australian Beat group, The Easybeats and their smash hit single Friday On My Mind, Wright had a troubled life that took him from […]