Author Archives: Dave Thompson

Remembering David Peel

David Peel – died, April 6, 2017… in New York.  Where else? If you’re being painfully honest about it, there’s not much to be said for the Apple label’s non-Beatles output. A bunch of great singles, a few fine albums, the odd …

Collecting KrautRock

If you collect Krautrock, want to collect Krautrock or don’t even know what the heck Krautrock really is, Dave Thompson will gladly enlighten you with his Top 5 picks of the genre.

Ian Hunter – the Golden Age Lives On

To say that Ian Hunter and, before he launched his solo career, Mott the Hoople mean a lot more than they ever sold is something of an understatement.  Mott’s biggest hit single was their first, more than two years before …