Daily Archives: January 27th, 2017

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell

Since the inauguration of Donald Trump as President of the United States of America, George Orwell’s Classic dystopian novel 1984 has enjoyed something of a renaissance. This follows the moment that Trump’s adviser Kellyanne Conway coined the term “alternative facts”, after being asked to explain why press secretary Sean Spicer made a statement riddled with …

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Eddie van Halen

Best known as the lead guitarist and co-founder of the hard rock band Van Halen, Guitarist, keyboardist, songwriter and producer, Eddie Van Halen was born 26th January, in 1955. He is commonly known for his innovative performing and recording styles in blues-based rock, tapping, intense solos and high frequency feedback; he is also known for …

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Mike Patton (Faith No More)

Best known as the singer of the metal/ experimental rock band Faith No More, the American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor, Michael Allan “Mike” Patton was born January 27 in 1968. Known for his eclectic influences and experimental projects, Patton has earned critical praise for his diverse vocalization. Patton joined Faith No More in January …

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Gillian Gilbert (New Order)

Gillian Gilbert, the synthesiser /keyboard player with New Order was born 27January 1961. New Order were formed by ex-members of Joy Division who were formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. Originally named Warsaw, the band primarily consisted of Ian Curtis (vocals and occasional guitar), Bernard Sumner (guitar and keyboards), Peter Hook (bass guitar and …

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Lewis Carroll

Author, mathematician, Logician, Anglican Deacon and Photographer Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson) was born 27 January 1832, his most famous writings are Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the Looking-Glass, as well asthe poems “The Hunting of the Snark” and “Jabberwocky”, all examples of the genre of literary nonsense. He is noted for his …

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Pink Floyd

Nick Mason the drummer from Progressive Rock band Pink Floyd was born 27 January 1944. Pink Floyd were founded in 1965 and originally consisted of students Roger Waters, Nick Mason, Richard Wright, and Syd Barrett. They first became popular playing in London’s underground music scene in the late 1960s. Under Barrett’s leadership they released two …

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