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David Ackles: Meet David Ackles, The Man Who Wrote Jools' Next Hit

Interview by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, October 1968

WHEN THE man came to see David Ackles with a view towards making him lots of money and propelling him into a world of beautiful ...

The Action, Pete Brown and His Battered Ornaments: Underground: The Writing is on the Wall for Pete Brown and Action!

Profile and Interview by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, November 1968

WAY BACK in 1960 Pete Brown gave everything up to try to make a living writing poetry. Not surprisingly, it wasn't too easy — five ...

The Doors: L.A. Woman (Elektra)

Review by Hugh Nolan, International Times, August 1971

TITLE TRACK sounds like a typical Ballard fantasy — 'Woman viewed as linear plan of the City' or something — a beautifully imperceptible change from ...

Frank Zappa, The Mothers Of Invention: Zappa, Vegetables And Uncle Meat...

Report and Interview by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, October 1968

THE FOLLOWING scene is not recommended for the squeamish, children below the age of three months, soldiers, policemen, politicians or vegetable-lovers (but may be seen ...

Janis Joplin: Pearl (CBS)

Review by Hugh Nolan, International Times, March 1971

A FITTING epitaph for the maverick First Lady of Rock. ...

Velvet Underground: The Velvet Underground: Loaded (Cotillion import)

Review by Hugh Nolan, International Times, March 1971

HAVING BEEN overtaken back in the early days by the Airplane, the Dead et al as the Most Identifiable sound of the underground, the Velvets ...

The Who: Cattiest Group In The Business...

Interview by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, November 1968

IN A LARGE, mellowed house just a few yards from the River Thames in Twickenham, a rather staid suburb of London, Pete Townshend, noted composer ...

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Hair: Shaftesbury Theatre, London

Live Review by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, November 1968

The Lesson of Hair ...

Underground: Not So Much Pop Music More A Way Of Life

Overview by Hugh Nolan, Disc and Music Echo, November 1968

Let's kill all barriers in music... ...

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