1964 THE MUSIC

1964 THE MUSIC It’s the year that Billboard declares that ‘I Want to Hold Your Hand’ is the fastest ever million seller in the U.S.A. Epic Records of the US ...

JEAN-MICHEL JARRE

JEAN-MICHEL JARRE His father Maurice became famous for his film soundtracks such as Dr. Zhivago and Laurence of Arabia, whilst he succeeded in becoming the ...

STAGGER LEE

STAGGER LEE Lloyd Price was a popular artist of the 1950’s era, however, sometimes a forgotten influence in the music scene. Born in New Orleans he wrote...

VENUS IN JEANS

VENUS IN JEANS In 1955 Alma Coogan had a number 1 hit in the UK with Dreamboat. Photos of Alma show her dressed almost like a ballerina. The Daily Sketch of ...

1965

It was the year that some of rock’s illustrious stars hit the headlines and charts for the first time. In January, DJ and Rock’n’Roll pioneer Alan Freed died ag...