Monthly Archives: November, 2011

Mark Twain born this day (30th November)i 1835

Often lauded as the “greatest American humorist of his age,” and the father of American literature, Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) was born on this day November 30, in 1835. Most noted for his novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), and its sequel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), the latter often called “the Great …

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Teargarden by Kaleidyscope – Smashing Pumpkins

Teargarden by Kaleidyscope is the eighth album by American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins. It contains 44 individual songs, which are being released one track at a time through free MP3 downloads over the course of several years. As of May 2011, ten songs have been made available for free download and two physical, …

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OX4- The Best of Ride

I used to be a big fan of Oxford band Ride and I would like to get the soon to be released 3CD boxed set “OX4: The Best of Ride”, which contains the best tracks from Ride’s brief but bright reign. Ride are Probably best remembered as the progenitors of shoegazing, which dominated the early …

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Memories: Ten Years of Gorillaz 2001-2011

Gorillaz greatest hits album “Memories: Ten Years of Gorillaz 2001-2011” was released on Monday 28th November First created in 1998 by musicians Damon Albarn & Jamie Hewlett while they were living in Westbourne Grove, Gorillaz is an English musical project which consists of the music itself and an extensive fictional universe depicting a “virtual band” …

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The Lost Sirens by New Order

Ever since I heard Power Corruption and Lies I have been a big fan of New Order and I would like to get this 8 Track mini album which is being released on December 12 2011 It Follows on from the release of TOTAL: From Joy Division To New Order which was released in early …

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Happy Birthday Berry Gordy

American record producer, and founder of the Tamla Motown record label Berry Gordy, Jr. was born on this date November 28 in 1929 in Detroit, Michigan.the seventh of eight children born to the middle class family of Berry Gordy II (a.k.a. Berry Gordy, Sr.) and Bertha Fuller Gordy (1887–1981), who had relocated to Detroit from …

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Jimi Hendrix born November 27 1942

Considered to be the greatest guitarist in popular music, The late great James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix) was born on this date November 27, at Seattle’s King County Hospital, in 1942 Purple Haze He is Widely hailed by music fans and critics alike as the greatest electric guitarist of all time, and …

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Anniversary of Freddie Mercury passing away

Widely considered as one of the greatest vocalists in popular music, The late great Freddie Mercury passed away on November 24th 1991. Best known as the lead singer for the rock band Queen. He is remembered for his powerful vocal abilities and charisma as a live performer.  Mercury’s songs included elements of rockabilly, heavy metal and …

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Smashing Pumpkins- Teargarden by Keleidyscope & Oceania

Teargarden by Kaleidyscope is the eighth album by American alternative rock band The Smashing Pumpkins. It contains 44 individual songs, which are being released one track at a time through free MP3 downloads over the course of several years. As of May 2011, ten songs have been made available for free download and two physical, …

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Smashing Pumpkins – Siamese Dream

The Smashing Pumpkins broke into the musical mainstream with their second album, Siamese Dream in 1993, and now A Remastered Delux Edition of the album, is being Re-Released on 29th November 2011, with the normal version being released a week later on 5th December. Formed in Chicago, Illinois in 1988 The Smashing Pumpkins are an …

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