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Stay Sharp

There were times I thought I was going to turn to the blues but then I’d hear better blues players.

Stephen Stills, Vintage Guitar, 1997, 06/10


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




A Lad Insane …

Backing vocal credits on David Bowie’s Low album include Peter and Paul who were in fact ambient genius, Brian Eno and Mary Hopkin, world–famous warbler of the retro–classic, Those Were The Days. Hopkin was married to producer, Tony Visconti, at the time of the recording.