Gems & Jewels – Vol. 2

In search of music’s lost and forgotten treasures.   The second installment of this fantastic new feature includes tracks from R&B singer-songwriter Alicia Keys, English alternative star Badly Drawn Boy, the late Scottish musician and former Stealers Wheel member Gerry Rafferty, 70s rock group Sniff ‘n’ The Tears, obscure Māori band Southside Of Bombay and a dazzling instrumental … Continue reading

Gems & Jewels – Vol. 1

In search of music’s lost and forgotten treasures.   We transcend across genres and generations in this brand new feature, which includes legendary reggae group Bob Marley & The Wailers, English mod revival outfit The Jam, eccentric New Wave artist Kate Bush, French indie rock band Revolver, 70s two-man, two-woman vocal group The Soul Children … Continue reading

Musikwissenschaft – Vol. 4

An appreciation of some of the finest performances in musical history.   Today we will be looking back at one of rock’s most powerful protest songs – Bob Dylan’s Hurricane.  Released as a single in 1975 and selected as the opening track on Dylan’s 1976 album Desire, the song is about the imprisonment of Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, … Continue reading

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