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“Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division” The Definitive Story Of Joy Division by Peter Hook Available Now from itBooks!

There is no denying the importance and impact of the band Joy Division on music. Countless acts have cited them as a major influence and their story is one that intrigues fans some 24 years after their tragic breakup. Now, … Continue reading

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The Comsat Angels: A Band That Always Takes Me Back To “The Good Ole Days”

“Hello daily life, I don’t wanna fight today, I surrender, I’ll put my toys away… “ Like many of you, I was heavily influenced by music in my youth.  I was fortunate to have a great friend like Brian to … Continue reading

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U2’s ‘Joshua Tree’ Turns 25 Today (Yet another reminder of my age and how time marches on)

Hands down one of blurppy’s favorite albums of all time.  It seems hard to believe but a mere 25 years ago today U2 launched itself into immortality with the release of  The Joshua Tree . The album received critical acclaim, … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968

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