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Since 2009, ’The Classic Rock Show’ has been a point of listen for fans of great-sounding rock music. It’s broadcast some of the very best tunes from years gone by, right up to the present day. With a library of well over 170,000 music tracks, there’s something to suit just about everyone and the ‘Request-Line’ gives listeners the opportunity to ask for what they want to hear on the radio. Twitter: @ClassicRockShow Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/theclassicrockshow.co.uk Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/theclassicrockshow Mixcloud: www.mixcloud.com/ClassicRockShow Website: www.theclassicrockshow.co.uk ‘The Classic Rock Show’ can be part of your listening schedule. Cheers! MJx

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Tonight’s ‘Seventies Special’ from 7pm (UK time) / 1pm EST features music from ’76 and ’77

Hello there!

Here’s a heads-up on what we’ve got for you on the show tonight:-

Choice cuts from 1976 include the likes of Led Zeppelin, Boston, The Eagles, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Ted Nugent, Judas Priest, Thin Lizzy, Heart, Foghat, Electric Light Orchestra, Jethro Tull, Bad Company, Genesis, Peter Frampton, Blue Oyster Cult.

The second part of the show takes us through the year 1977. Queen, Fleetwood Mac, Hawkwind, Peter Gabriel, Ram Jam, Uriah Heep, Foreigner, Rush, Cheap Trick, Pink Floyd, Neil Young, Pat Travers, Yes are just some of what’s in store.

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All this, plus a few newsworthy stories from back then, from 7pm (UK time) / 1pm EST. Just click on the ‘Listen link’ on our website.

 

Looking forward to it.

MJx

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@TTM_Tweets Phil Campbell talks about Glasgow 2014, singles, new songs, tours and tour buses

We caught up with singer Phil Campbell of The Temperance Movement on the eve of their UK Tour. Phil was in fine form and didn’t shy away from sharing his opinion on matters which have been subject of much controversy over the past few weeks.

Our chat began by talking about living in his hometown, the city of Glasgow, and something which has touched the hearts of all Glaswegian’s recently. The impact hosting this years 20th Commonwealth Games is having on the city’s landscape and Phil expresses what most have felt about the future demolition of the Red Road flats.

Not only do The Temperance Movement kick-off their UK Tour today [21st April 2014], but they also release a new single ‘Take It Back’.

The decision to release the single is discussed as well as the Picture Disc release on vinyl of two Brit Pop tracks recorded at Abbey Road Studios in February – part of Record Store Day celebrations at the weekend.

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The Temperance Movement have just completed a tour of mainland Europe and the feeling you get from listening to Phil is that they are very much looking forward to getting back in front of UK fans once again. 2013 was a big year for the group and by all accounts they are ready to push on in 2014; solidify their fanbase and treat new fans to their own brand of gutsy, no-nonsense rock ‘n’ roll.

It sounds as though we’ll be treated to a few new songs on this tour. Make sure you get out and see one of the most talked about UK rock bands in recent years.

Here’s the interview, which includes Phil’s take on the reliability of last year’s tour transportation. Enjoy.

For all things regarding The Temperance Movement, please click on the following links: TheTemperanceMovement.com, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube

Thanks for listening.

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Classic Rock Show 'Special' Part 3 of 5 ~ "1974 and 1975"

It’s all about #ClassicRock from 1976 and 1977 on this Thursday’s show.

‘The Classic Rock Show’ is back with another ‘Special’ featuring music from the Seventies. 

We kicked off this series of shows with the years 1970 and 1971 – you can listen to Part 1 here >>> http://ow.ly/nn3Ng

Part 2 covered the years 1972 and 1973 – you can listen to Part 2 here >>> http://ow.ly/oEVph.

Part 3 was music from ’74 and ’75 >>> http://ow.ly/vWCta

Part 4 will take you back to the years 1976 & 1977, when hurricanes, cyclones, earthquakes and droughts were an ever present in the news, along with all the political goings on; Fidel Castro, Maria Peron, James Callaghan, Jimmy Carter.

Amongst all of that, we’ll be playing some of the very best rock music from those years. Here’s the Facebook event link >>> http://ow.ly/vYPHL

The Classic Rock Show ‘Special’ – The Seventies – Part 4 of 5 “1976 & 1977″ Be sure to tune in for three hours of the very best music on Thursday, April 24th from 7pm (UK time) www.theclassicrockshow.co.uk

MJx

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PLAYLIST: Here’s last Thursday’s list of tuneage.

Here’s last Thursday’s list of tuneage. Thanks again for tuning in.

The Classic Rock Show playlist April 17th 2014

MJx

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Pontus Snibb - Wreck Of Blues-cover

INTERVIEW: @Bonafide’s Pontus Snibb talks to TCRS about ‘Wreck Of Blues’…

‘Wreck Of Blues’ is the latest solo album to be released by Bonafide’s Pontus Snibb. Recorded within three days with his father Håkan Nyberg on drums and taking care of business on the bass guitar is ex-Bonafide bass player and long-time friend, Micke Nilsson, the album has a very much stripped back and raw feel to it. Gentle and sometimes heavy nods towards blues alumni such as Peter Green, T-Bone Walker, Albert King can be heard.

On the day of its release, we spoke to Pontus Snibb who gave us, amongst other little snippets of information, a run down on how ‘Wreck Of Blues’ came about, how and where it was recorded and the blues guitarists that have influenced Pontus.

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Here’s the interview:

You can download the album ‘Wreck Of Blues’ through iTunes here. Visit the official Pontus Snibb website

Thanks for listening.

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One of our most entertaining and fun shows to date. Playlist is here…

Without doubt, last night was one of the most entertaining and fun shows to date. As well as some old, near forgotten ‘Classics’, it’s great to see that the new music I’m introducing to you is getting such a good reaction.

You seem to especially like the track we played from Swiss band Progstone. I’ll be interviewing the band very soon. They’re very keen on coming over to tour the UK. Fingers crossed.

Anyway, thanks once again for tuning in to the show. I’m back behind the mic again next Thursday at 7pm www.theclassicrockshow.co.uk

In the meantime, here’s what we played out. If you like it, buy it. If the group is gigging near you, go see ‘em.

One last thing, do have a listen to the interviews we’ve done recently. John Wetton of Asia, Erik Norlander, The Brew, BlackWolf, Buffalo Summer, Scorpion Child, Heaven & Earth, Sandi Thom are all worth checking out.

Cheers!

MJx

The Classic Rock Show playlist April 10th 2014

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Showtime…7pm (UK time) tonight!

Looking forward to seeing you all during the show tonight, some for the first time.

rock!!!

 

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