Category: 33 rpm

33 revolutions per minute

Joy Division – Closer

Closer is close enough ..to a masterpiece.  Released not long after lead singer Ian Curtis committed suicide, this was Joy Division’s second and last album before the remaining members reformed as New Order. The Album This is an LP which I will listen to from start to end.  There’s variation throughout which swings the tracks […]

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AC/DC – Back in Black

Headlines an era of classic Australian music It was 1980.  AC/DC were an international sensation on the back of the massive success of “Highway to Hell”, riding on huge popularity locally and abroad.  Then suddenly lead singer Bon Scott tragically passed away. Scott’s passing nearly tore the band apart, yet somehow they stood together and […]

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The Beatles – Please Please Me

Classic ‘60s – Please Please Me No matter how old you are, there’s a very decent chance you’ve heard of The Beatles.  At one time, the most popular band in the world, they have chalked up more hits and sold more albums than I can name. Yet, like everyone, they had to start somewhere. The […]

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