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Articles in the current Issue

IT’S A LONG WAY BACK

IT’S A LONG WAY BACK

There was a time when the Ramones meant more than a means to flog a T-shirt. With the release of his autobiography, Marky Ramone talks to Ken Sharp, who also brings RC an unpublished interview with Dee Dee Ramone, the band’s top toonsmith They looked like they came out of a manhole cover in the deep bowels of New York City. Four punk rock ragamuffins in torn blue jeans, matching black leather …

FEATURED ARTICLE From Issue 438

THE REAL KING OF POP

THE REAL KING OF POP

Hero or villain? A reissue programme of PWL material suggests the former: did three guys really create so much top pop in such a short time? Main man Pete Waterman explains how to Mark Elliott Few producers truly divide opinion in the way that the team of Stock Aitken Waterman (SAW) have since their first chart entry in 1984. Dismissed by most during their late-80s peak and with few …

ARTICLE From Issue 438

SINATRA VS THE SIXTIES

SINATRA VS THE SIXTIES

Frank Sinatra would have been 100 this year. While his legend grows, during his lifetime he had his ups and downs – and none more so than in The Beatles’ decade. Spencer Leigh charts his golden moments during the 60s – and his disastrous decisions Frank Sinatra was a fighter, no doubt about that, though not in World War Two. He was a rising star during the conflict, winning enough success …

ARTICLE From Issue 438

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Box sets from Bruce Springsteen, ABBA, REM, Jesus Jones, Tears For Fears, The Jam, Simon & Garfunkel, The Moody Blues, Ulver, The Go-Betweens. Deluxe Jethro Tull. Q&As with: Devilment's Dani Filth, Rammstein's Richard Kruspe, Live, Kobra & The Lotus.

Reviews from the current issue

Here is a selection from over 200 reviews from this month's Record Collector, the magazine that has the world's largest coverage of reissues

EYELESS IN GAZA - Mythic Language

Perverted by Language Eyeless In Gaza are often conveniently classified as post-punk, but the Nuneaton duo’s pigeonhole-dodging oeuvre has actually taken in everything from minimalist synth-pop to avant-folk and industrial-strength funk since their inception in 1980. Though rarely tangling with the mainstream, they remain active and still boast an ardent fanbase – and a labyrinthine …

ALBUM REVIEW From Issue 438

- Positive Force: More Than A Witness: 30 Years Of Punk Politics In Action

Force of nature Inspired by Crass’ anarcho-punk DIY ethic and Nevada-based hardcore outfit Seven Seconds’ desire to channel’s punk’s anti-establishment rhetoric into tangible social change, the Washington, DC-based punk activist collective Positive Force was formerly established in 1985. Despite pressure from the FBI, they’re still active 30 years later and continue …

DVD REVIEW From Issue 438

FRANCESCO MELLINA - Revealed: The Photographs Of Francesco Mellina 1977-1982 by Francesco Mellina

Stylish photo collection from strange but stylish times Italian Francesco Mellina, a Beatles fan, toured Europe at the age of 16, eventually settling in – where else? – Liverpool. He trained in photography at Liverpool Art School and became a known face on the local scene, setting up indie label Black Eye and managing Nightmares In Wax, an early incarnation of Dead Or Alive. As …

BOOK REVIEW From Issue 438

VARIOUS ARTISTS - Minehead Butlin’s (6th February, 2015)

View: up front The second Giants Of Rock Festival drew a bigger crowd to the cosy Butlin’s site but, unlike the previous year, there were a wealth of annoying stage-time clashes. Still, there was more than enough entertainment on offer to keep all campers happy, with three days of rocking delights.  The Yardbirds got the train rollin’ on Friday with a riveting set of prime, …

LIVE REVIEW From Issue 438

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