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BEEN TO SEE THEM/SHAME YOU WON’T – SAMTIMONIOUS.com selects its 10 favourite live acts and laments 10 it never saw.

SAMTIMONIOUS.com THESE ARE A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS…………………. THE WHO The Greatest Live Band Of All Time – astonishing to think ‘Live At Leeds’ wasn’t even the best night The Who ever had. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN Three hour (at least) marathons that…
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TAKE IT EASY – Samtimonious.com kicks back with Ten great summer albums

FRANK SINATRA – Songs For Swingin’ Lovers; Keep the heat under control with the coolest album ever made. As his buddy Dino said: ‘It’s Frank’s world – we just live in it.’ EAGLES – Hotel California; From the warm smell…
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RIDING THE WAVES – Ten songs with Sea in the title.

SEA AND SAND – The Who FROM HERE YOU CAN SEE THE SEA – David Gray THE SEA REFUSES NO RIVER – Pete Townshend BEYOND THE SEA – Bobby Darin/Rod Stewart SEA CRUISE – Elvis Presley/John Fogerty SEA OF HEARTBREAK…
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TEN GREAT ARTISTS – Ten Terrible Albums

FOR THOSE NOT WANTING TO KNOW THE RESULT OF WHEN GENIUS GOES MISSING  – LOOK AWAY NOW.   THE WHO – It’s Hard (1982): The Worlds Greatest Rock Band become the over the hill gang. BOB SEGER & THE SILVER BULLET…
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EYES DOWN FOR TEN HUGELY OVERLOOKED ALBUMS

EACH WENT UNDER THE RADAR BUT CANNOT BE UNDERESTIMATED   JIMMY NAIL –  Tadpoles In A Jar (1999): Pertinent tales of growing older and wiser. Oz shows his mature side. GRETCHEN PETERS – Hello Cruel World (2012): The most accomplished lyricist…
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