LIVING VICARIOUSLY

Get a dose of speed. Long ago in the 90’s I was into the new sport of downhill mountainbiking. Back then we started out riding hardtails with three inch travel forks and it was like racing kango hammers. We got […]

SATANIC MUSIC

Devil Music: A History Of The Occult In Rock & Roll Before getting into this I must say up front that I’m an atheist who goes often online by the handle SIFT666, and my favourite band is Led Zeppelin. But […]

JOHN LYDON INVENTED ALL THE COOLEST MUSIC

JOHN LYDON INVENTED ALL THE COOLEST MUSIC There was a time when music was the real deal but that ended decades ago Most old farts know that John Lydon invented punk in 1977 with his band The Sex Pistols. Never […]

MY FAVOURITE ALBUMS OF ALL TIME

ROCK OUT AND GO OFF LIKE A FREAK Music is a very personal thing, and this is a list of my own favourite albums, not an attempt at definitive music history. All the descriptions here are copied from the music […]

HOW TO REVERSE AGING WITH CHAIN SMOKING

 THE KILLS Music this century has all turned to shit, so it’s hard to find any bands that don’t suck. One of the very few good ones was The White Stripes. They kicked arse. And there is another duo that […]

THROBBING GRISTLE

THROBBING GRISTLE Back in 1975 a band was formed in England that would change the face of music. I’m not talking here about The Sex Pistols or The Clash. I mean Throbbing Gristle. http://crackmagazine.net/2016/04/throbbing-gristle-back-catalogue-to-be-repressed-on-vinyl/ They didn’t invent punk, heavy metal, […]

AND I WANNA BE

AND I WANNA BE – ANARCHY! When Johnny Rotten walked out on stage and sang “GOD SAVE THE QUEEN, SHE AIN’T NO HUMAN BEING” in 1977, he was the opposite of boring. And that’s what I’m looking for in Steemit […]

What was that awesome track in Dr Strange?

Pink Floyd – Interstellar Overdrive – 1967 Why Doctor Strange shares its psychedelic DNA with Pink Floyd Marvel’s latest blockbuster has a curious number of musical connections that go way back to the comic’s 60s origins Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor […]