Monthly Archives: January 2020

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30 01, 2020

SING, SING, SING! BENNY GOODMAN RIDES AGAIN

2020-01-30T12:32:07+00:00 The Raver's Return|

PETE LONG BIG BAND ‘Live’ AT CADOGAN HALL When the Benny Goodman Orchestra and guests presented their legendary concert at Carnegie Hall, New York City on January 16th, 1938, it was a ground breaking event that established jazz as a serious musical form and also wowed a lot of Lindy hopping swing fans. When clarinettist Pete Long presented his band’s concert at Cadogan Hall on

8 01, 2020

2019 – THAT WAS A YEAR THAT WAS

2020-01-11T09:53:27+00:00 The Raver's Return|

By thunder, what a year that was! Well now’s the time to look back in pleasure rather than anger, at some memorable musical events including the concerts, albums and records that enlivened 2019. There was sadness too when many fine artists and musicians who had made their special mark in pop history, passed away. MAGIC MOVIES It was a year when major rock movies hit