Bands In The Woods Wednesday: Black Sabbath

Raft Punk: Ozzy Osbourne on a raft and looking surprisingly stable. Today in Bands In the Woods Wednesday we have the legendary Black Sabbath having a good time in the Wye Valley countryside (so not the deep forest, more like rural farmland) but for Black Sabbath it seems to have been a welcome retreat from …

Dougie Boom’s ‘Cottage Country’ Mix Volume 24 Series Finale Coming May 24th

Join us as we sail into the sunset (sunrise?) for one more instalment of 'Dougie Boom's Cottage Country Mix' Coming May 24 (or as us Canadians call it "May two-four") 2021 is volume 24, the series finale of 'Dougie Boom's 'Cottage Country Mix'. For 14 years, we have made these annual Rock DJ Mixes for …

Top 10 Greatest Breaks in Rock Music 🥁

Banner for Top 10 Greatest Break In Rock Music featuring drummers and bands including Neal Peart, Mitch Mitchell & Thin Lizzy

Just as the Blues influenced Rock, so would Rock and Roll go on to influence other modern musical forms including Hip Hop and DJ culture more broadly. This influence was not just "in sprit" but in some cases more directly through use of samples and audio splices from the Rock songs themselves to form their …

45 Fridays: Kim Mitchell – “Go For A Soda”

Banner for Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda" 45 Vinyl Record article with picture sleeve and soda can.

Pop culture: Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda" is an overlooked rock gem that only Canadians know. Happy 45 Friday, today we take a look at the UK pressing of a Canadian classic, Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda". Kim Mitchell is pinnacle 'Hoser Rock' in our books, and in our hearts, and (here) in …