Category: Music

Musical Monday: Bob Marley

I’ve now turned my attention to artists I would’ve liked to have seen. This week it’s the turn of Bob Marley. Robert “Bob” Marley (1945 – 1981) was a Jamaican singer, musician and songwriter. Considered one of the pioneers of reggae, his musical career was… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Bob Marley”

Musical Monday: The Doors

The past year or so I’ve been mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once but now I’m going to turn to those artists I wish I’d seen live. Sadly most are no longer with us.  During the period in late 1970… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: The Doors”

Musical Monday: Jimi Hendrix

The past year or so I’ve been mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once but now I’m going to turn to those artists I wish I’d seen live. Sadly most are no longer with us.  “Jimi” Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix;… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Jimi Hendrix”

Musical Monday: Nirvana

The past year or so I’ve been mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once but now I’m going to turn to those artists I wish I’d seen live. Sadly some of the artists are no longer with us.  Nirvana was an… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Nirvana”

Musical Monday: Guns N Roses

The past year or so I’ve been mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once but we’re (unbelievably) slowly running out of artists. This week I’m turning to Guns N Roses who featured in Song Lyric Sunday #4. Guns N’ Roses is… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Guns N Roses”

Musical Monday: Echo & the Bunnymen

I’m still mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once. This week I’m turning to Echo & the Bunnymen, one of the first bands I saw live. Echo & the Bunnymen are an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1978. The… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Echo & the Bunnymen”

Musical Monday: Japan

I’m still mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once. I’m returning to the short-lived Japan, last featured in Song Lyric Sunday #15. This time I’m looking at what the band did post-break up. All the members went on to work on other… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Japan”

Musical Monday: Duran Duran

I’m still mining the list of artists I’ve seen more than once. I shall not be featuring those I saw only once, or those where I didn’t last the distance, for obvious reasons. However, I might showcase those I wish I’d seen.This week I’m turning… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Duran Duran”

Musical Monday: Red Hot Chili Peppers

The band are currently touring but sadly they’re not scheduled to play anywhere near us otherwise I would happily go and see them again.They’ve previously featured in Song Lyric Sunday #18 but here they are again, this time with one of my all-time favourite… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Red Hot Chili Peppers”

Musical Monday: Lauryn Hill

While writing about last week’s artist John Legend, I realised that I had seen Lauryn Hill twice, once as part of The Fugees and again as a solo artist. Lauryn Noelle Hill (1975 – ) is an American singer, rapper, songwriter and actress. She is often… Continue Reading “Musical Monday: Lauryn Hill”