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2015 – The Year’s 50 Best

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A round-up of the books, reissues, box sets and new releases that kept us spinning (and cycling) all year long…. BOOKS Attila the Stockbroker – Arguments Yard: My Autobiography (Cherry Red Books) Subtitled “35 Years of Ranting Verse and Thrash …

Tony Banks – A Chord Too Far

In 1979, two most foreboding albums crept out of the world of Genesis.  The band itself was at the peak of its powers so far, trimmed down to a trio of core musicians, and riding the biggest hit single, “Follow …

Spin Cycle’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

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Whether you’re shopping for friends and family or picking out a well-deserved treat for yourself, here’s our take on the must-have releases for 2014 holiday gift-giving. NEW RELEASES various artists – Songs from the Black Meadow (blackmeadowtales) — Companion piece …

2014’s Top Ten Vinyl Reissues

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If the department stores can do it, so can Goldmine.  We’ve not even got through Thanksgiving yet, and the holiday decorations are already creeping into view  So, to commence our own countdown to the Frothy Muggament, Spin Cycle’s Top Ten …

Quite a bit of Genesis and a lot of More Besides

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Like, love or loathe their output, it’s hard to disagree with Genesis’s success… and even harder to deny that what they pulled off is more or less the unlikeliest smash and grab in rock history. There’s no point belaboring the …