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BRAVEHEART — Intrepid musical voyager Robert Plant riffs with Richard Williams in 1970 and talks Now and Zen with Chuck Eddy in 1988. Plus linchpins of Percy's new album Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara join him in conversation with Stephen Dalton… 

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Almost Famous

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MAKER SHAKER — Melody Maker's Paul Mathur (above with Liam Gallagher) meets the young Pulp (1986) and The The's Matt Johnson (1993). Plus Paul visits Boston and Detroit with The Verve (1997)…

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“I can only switch off my energy when I’m sedated. That’s happening often these days.”

— Jane's Addiction's Perry Farrell to Jon Wilde (Melody Maker, 1988)

PLUS pieces on...

Lena Horne (1948)
The Beat Boom (1963)
Lee Dorsey (1966)
The Doors' debut album (1967)
Atlanta Pop Festival (1969)
DJ Jeff Dexter (1971)
The Velvets' Loaded (1971)
Stiff Records tour (1977)
Jonathan Richman (1977)
David Sylvian (1982)
The Triffids (1984)
Mary Jane Girls (1985)
Classic Rock radio (1989)
The KLF (1991)
The Lemonheads live (1992)
Kyuss (1993)
Ruthless Records (1996)
No Way Sis (1996)
Stereolab live (1998)
Aaliyah (2000)
Arctic Monkeys (2007)
Cliff Richard (2008)
Lily Allen live (2009)
Chet Baker (2012)

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