New CD, DVD and Blu-ray releases

Legacy Recordings announces limited edition vinyl titles for Record Store Day

Written by admin on October 15, 2014 – 11:59 am -

Record Store Day Black Friday 2014

Elvis Presley, Jimi Hendrix, David Bowie and The Kinks are among the artists featured in Legacy Recordings’ line-up of collectible vinyl releases for Record Store Day’s Black Friday 2014.

Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in New releases | 2 Comments »

The Kinks’ “Muswell Hillbillies – Deluxe Edition”

Written by admin on August 21, 2013 – 9:38 pm -

A deluxe edition of the Kinks’ 1971 album “Muswell Hillbillies” will be released on October 7 in the UK and on import a week later in North America. According to the band’s Facebook page, the newly remastered album will feature “unreleased tunes, sessions and alt versions”. A deluxe edition of “Lola” is also reportedly in the pipeline.

Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in British Invasion, New releases | No Comments »

Song of the Week #63 – “Waterloo Sunset”

Written by admin on July 18, 2011 – 9:10 am -

The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset The Kinks’ “Waterloo Sunset” is Song of the Week on Classic Pop Icons.

Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in British Invasion, Song of the Week | No Comments »

Test your knowledge of the British Invasion bands

Written by admin on July 7, 2011 – 8:19 am -

Rock and Pop Quiz - British Invasion Welcome to the first Classic Pop Icons “Rock and Pop Quiz.” This week’s quiz focusses on the British Invasion bands of the 1960s.

For each of the 20 questions, you are asked to choose the correct answer from four possibilities. Once all 20 have been selected, click the “See results” button to find out how well you did.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in British Invasion, Quiz, The Beatles | No Comments »

Ray Davies cancels tour

Written by admin on November 23, 2010 – 7:36 pm -

Ray Davies has cancelled tour dates in the US on the advice of doctors.

A spokesperson for the former Kinks frontman said:

“Ray personally did not want to cancel this tour but was ordered by his doctors not to fly or travel until his medical condition has stabilized to their satisfaction. At this moment, his doctors could not provide a time frame as to when he could travel to the US.”

Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in British Invasion, Gigs, New releases | No Comments »