Entries by Red Beard

George Harrison- Cloud Nine 30th Anniversary 11-13

George Harrison‘s solid comeback album in Autumn 1987 Cloud Nine  was incredibly important, and not just for the obvious achievement of putting the Quiet Beatle back at the top of the charts after being MIA for most of the Eighties. Teaming with another “missing man” musician, former Electric Light Orchestra leader Jeff Lynne, not only […]


Win The Who “Tommy” at Royal Albert Hall DVD

In April 2017, The Who took to the stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall to perform their rock opera Tommy  live in its entirety for the first time in their long and illustrious career. Previous Who live shows had always dropped two, three or four tracks from the album, but for this show, in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust, the band […]


Win Deluxe Montrose Reissues Plus New “10×10”

Great prize package here from the hard rock pioneer and guitar great Ronnie Montrose: deluxe remastered and expanded reissues of Montrose  and Paper Money  plus the new posthumous project 10 x 10. North American residents should register below before midnight ET November 5. From Rhino.

Meat Loaf- Bat Out of Hell 40th Anniversary 10-30

Here In the Studio we are serving the traditional Halloween fare : Meat Loaf Bat Out of Hell  40th anniversary! The big man in the prom tuxedo joins us for truly one of rock’s unique albums and stories, with the soundtrack including “ You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth”,”Two Out of Three […]

Kansas- Point of Know Return 40th Anniversary- Phil Ehart, Rich Williams 10-23

One of the twin pillars of progressive rock from the wheat fields around Topeka, Kansas followed up the multi-million seller Leftoverture  in 1976 with the even more popular Point of Know Return   in October 1977 containing the hit title song, the spiritual yearning of Kerry Livgren‘s “Paradox“, the unlikely inspiration of Albert Einstein in “Portrait (He […]

David Gilmour- Live at Pompeii

Throughout his long illustrious career David Gilmour has often sung the thoughts and lyrical observations of others, whether interpreting a Roger Waters‘ second-person ruminations from over forty years ago on Pink Floyd‘s Wish You Were Here,  or singing a verse which wife/ lyricist Polly Samson wrote last night. “It takes thought and it takes concentration,” […]