The 1980s was an era defined by excess: drugs, sex and 40-foot tall speaker stacks were all the rage, and on Friday night a little bit of the sunset strip

For those not already in the know, Neil Johnson was a well-known and well respected music journalist, reporter and feature writer for the Belfast Telegraph. In the mid 1970’s Johnson

The lights dim and a famous Spiro Agnew speech is projected from the speakers. The room is silent as we hear, “The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated

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How To Get Your First Gig as a Band

It’s important to understand who is involved and what everyone is thinking before playing your first show. You must think about yourselves, of course, but how well you think and prepare for everything else is just as important.