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Ten You May Have Missed In 2015

February 3, 2016 Gary Pig Gold 0

Just on the off chance you’ve already made it through all 18 discs, 20 hours, and/or 379 tracks of Bob Dylan’s Cutting Edge Collector’s Edition, then may I suggest you now turn both ears immediately […]

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Ten You May Have Missed In 2014

January 4, 2015 Gary Pig Gold 2

When not deep down in the basement with Dylan’s 11th Bootleg Series, or in the studio as Mike Nesmith bravely barks orders at the Wrecking Crew on that Super Deluxe version of the first Monkees […]

The Beach Boys
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Gary’s Endless Winter

December 8, 2014 Gary Pig Gold 2

Your humble Pop Digger, mouse in hand and mistle firmly under toe, scoured this whole virtual world in order to ask that musical question… “ WHY WOULD YOU RATHER BE LISTENING TO THE BEACH BOYS […]

Herman's Hermits
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Hold On! It’s Herman’s Birthday!!

November 3, 2014 Gary Pig Gold 0

In the utterly go-go, trans-media flurry which was mid-Sixties pop(ular culture), every television star worth their Nielsens was expected to not only chase spies and rope steers, but compete with those rock ‘n’ rollers of […]

The Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show
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The Beatles – Fifty Fab Fibs

February 5, 2014 Gary Pig Gold 0

Even though you may not have been around – as in perhaps not even born yet – you’ll have no doubt heard all over the place and elsewhere lately that it’s been, yes, 2,608 weeks […]

Bee Gees
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Ten You May Have Missed In 2013

January 5, 2014 Gary Pig Gold 0

If we could all just tear ourselves away momentarily from the Zimmer Man’s Another Self Portrait, may I suggest an immediate tip of both ears towards (and in absolutely NO order other than the alphabetical, […]

John Lennon
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John Lennon [1940-1980]

December 2, 2013 Gary Pig Gold 0

As we arrive at the thirty-third (!!!) anniversary of the Chief Beatle’s death, I found myself reaching far back indeed within the Pig Archives to exhume one of my very first-ever articles on the subject. […]

Paul Williams
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Paul Williams – Still Alive !!

November 9, 2013 Gary Pig Gold 0

Paul Williams ? STILL Alive !! I first became aware of the man in 1970, as composer of what to this very day remains my absolute favorite Three Dog Night tune, Out In The Country. […]

The Spongetones
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Ten You May Have Missed In 2008

September 19, 2013 Gary Pig Gold 0

It surely was one of those years, wasn’t it? And I may not just be speaking musically either. For example, two blasts from the distant past (Simply Saucer and, yes, Percy “Thrills” Thrillington) resurfaced after […]

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