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Farewell: Uppers Music Editor Bill Luther steps down


Various Artists - The In Kraut Volume Three CD (Marina Records)

The third installment of the excellent 60's/70's Teutonic music series "The In Kraut" arrives!

Various Artists - In the Naked City (Kent CDKEND 299)

"There are eight million stories in the naked city". Bob Rockchild has listened to a compilation of soulful urban dwellers

The Five Aces - Shout & Shimmy (Saagaloo Records)

Harmonica, Hammond, recorded on reel to reel, a cover of “I’m Gonna Do It By Myself”. Some of the details about this record that should spark an interest and make any fan of proper music curious. Read on!

-Fairytales Can Come True
-British Blue Eyed Soul 1966-1969

A slew of new CD compilations of British 60's sounds
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Cattolica 2003

A couple of snapshots from the 4th Autumn Stone weekender, September 2003
[Travel:Four wheels]

Uppers wave goodbye to L’Avvocato

Giovanni “Gianni” Agnelli passed away on the 24th of January 2003, aged 81. A dapper Mediterranean who was at the helm of FIAT for 30 years.

Noonday Underground - "Surface Noise" (Setanta)

Anticipated 2nd album from Simon Dine & company. What's it all about? David Steel has the facts for you.

The Sawdust Caesar's of 1964

Jamie Rave has a chat with Charlie Steel, a mod from Pimlico who was present at some of the festivities that fateful weekend

Diplomats - Greatest Recordings (Kent CDKEND 232)

Nancy tucks in on yet another quality soul serving put together by Kent Records