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5 Songs By The Birmingham Band ‘ Banditos’, That Belong On A Playlist Titled “Dirty”

There is something about the Banditos’ sound that makes me want to believe they got ignited to learn to play music one day totally haphazardly; just by vigorously strumming their instruments until a fireball of tunes came barreling out . … Continue reading

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From Britain to Canada: How Pirate Radio and Radio Caroline Inspire Music Today

In the early 60′s, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) was known as “Auntie” to its target audience of mild-mannered, working class, British households.  Pumping wholesome Jim Reeves standards and jazz renditions through the airwaves, Auntie BBC was seemingly oblivious to … Continue reading

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