Posts Tagged ‘News’

Issue 36 of Vintage Rock is on sale now!

Vintage Rock 36 Little Richard

In the new issue of Vintage Rock we lift the lid on some of the greatest piano men in history, starring Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis. We also feature Elvis Presley, Hank Marvin, Shakin’ Stevens’ early years, the hottest new retro bands and much more. Get your copy to read about… Little Richard – [...]

Vintage Rock Presents – The Beatles, The Later Years!

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In this special 132-page edition of Vintage Rock Presents we tell the epic story of The Beatles’ later years, from Revolver through to the band’s eventual split. Inside, we explore the band’s reinvention as they entered the studio to record Rubber Soul and continue into their stellar new phase offering up detailed profiles on their monumental later albums Revolver, Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club [...]

The Elvis Years – Vol. 1 On sale now!


From Tupelo to Stardom! The Elvis Years is a brand new three-part series that celebrates the life, music and legacy of the one and only Elvis Presley. For Volume 1 of The Elvis Years, we track the beginnings of Elvis’s incredible career: from his birth and humble upbringing in Tupelo, to his pivotal move to [...]

Vintage Rock Presents Elvis is on sale now!

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With the 40th anniversary of Elvis’ passing fast approaching, we felt it was time to take stock. Buy online here. Digital copies are available here. Here’s a legend of rock’n’roll past who’s now likely worth well over $400 million, and there’s no signs that his flourishing afterlife is set to diminish one iota. Presidents may [...]

Exclusive: Paul McCartney on the early days in new documentary ‘Get Back’


Featuring previously unseen footage of Paul McCartney among others, Get Back documents the history of the Liverpool music scene from the post-war years to the present day. In the golden period of Merseybeat, the city was host to more than 1,000 bands and 500 venues as well as being home to the UK’s largest country [...]

Vintage Rock writer John Howard pays tribute to Scotty Moore


The guitar that changed the world has been silenced. Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley’s legendary guitarist has died at 84. Scotty, a semi-regular visitor to the UK, had been in poor health for most of this year. Not only did he feature on Elvis Sun and RCA releases, he also appeared with the King on the [...]

Elvis guitarist Scotty Moore dies


Legendary rock’n’roll guitarist Scotty Moore has died at the age of 84. Moore, who was a member of Elvis Presley’s original backing band, died in Nashville on Tuesday after months of ill health. A hugely influential figure in rock’n’roll, Scotty played on dozens of Presley classics including Blue Suede Shoes, Hound Dog and Heartbreak Hotel. [...]

News: Mid Century Market comes to Bristol April 10th


The UK’s leading 1950s vintage fair, the Mid Century Market, is debuting in a new city this Spring. The event takes place in the Trinity Centre, Bristol on April 10th. Showcasing the highest quality vintage clothing, homeware and jewellery as well the UK’s most renowned reproduction vintage companies. Established in London, the Mid Century Market [...]

Issue 22 of Vintage Rock is out now!

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The latest issue of Vintage Rock is out now! This issue we explore the revelation that is Chuck Berry – a heavyweight rock’n’roller that many feel has never been surpassed. The poet laureate of rock’n’roll, as he’s often known, reaches the grand old age of 90 in October, and in our cover feature we raise [...]

A Rockin’ Good Vintage Alldayer – Kingsmeadow – Kingston Upon Thames


            By 11am the vintage market was up and running with the main bar packed out with stalls selling 50s clothes, jewellery, hats, household items and there was even a mermaid sitting on the bar to admire. The beauty parlour was buzzing all day with people getting their hair and make [...]