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Boom Bang!

Phil Lynott was one of the last really genuine rockers! Not only did he play hard but he was a true poet, a great singer and most of all a real gentleman.

Tony Visconti, Retro Sellers, 2008/04


A studio sound engineer’s hand rests on the controls of a Mackie mixing console.

Mixing things up with the web — some of our favourite sites and sources on the internet. It’s a long list. Photograph by Rana Mullan




Robert Nesta Marley

Bob Marley’s first ska band formed in 1963 and was originally known as The Teenagers, then The Wailing Rudeboys and The Wailing Wailers before they finally settled on The Wailers and famously branched into reggae.