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GET YER FINGERS OUT — Robert Greenfield in the sway of the Rolling Stones, on the road with the band in 1971. Plus contemporary reviews of the majestic Sticky Fingers by Melody Maker's Michael Watts and Ink's Mick Farren … 

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Almost Famous

Almost Famous

HIGH PROFILES — Former Face editrix Sheryl Garratt reports on Chicago's House scene (The Face, 1986), converses with Kylie Minogue (Guardian, 1998) and has a natter with high-flying Noel Gallagher (Telegraph Magazine, 2011).

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“If you see a right-wing person and a left-wing person on TV fighting, the guy on the right’s always much funnier… ”

Dinosaur Jr’s J. Mascis to Robin Gibson (Sounds, 1988)

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Cher (1965)
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Beggars Banquet (1968)
Frank Zappa (1969)
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Womack's Communication (1972)
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Billy Swan (1974)
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Brian Eno's Science (1978)
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The Call live (1981)
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The Special AKA (1984)
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Pet Shop Boys' Disco (1986)
Gun Club's Mother Juno (1987)
Mazzy Star live (1990)
Chapterhouse (1990)
Monie Love (1991)
Kate Bush's Red Shoes (1993)
A Black Metal murder (1994)
Green Day's Insomniac (1995)
Flaming Lips (1996)
The Seahorses (1997)
Catatonia (1998)
Bernard Butler live (1999)
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AC/DC (2003)
Bright Eyes live (2004)
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Jenny Lewis live (2006)
Babyshambles (2007)

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Toronto Rock & Roll Revival (2015)
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