The talented painter Stuart Sutcliffe decided if he was going to take his passion for art more seriously, he’d have to give up playing bass in his band. A necessary sacrifice for Stuart but a disaster for the group. With gigs already lined up, they needed a solution fast. One of the other guitarists in … More Let It Be
Halfway through making the fourth Foo Fighters album, Dave Grohl unstrapped his guitar and walked out of the studio. The pressure of being the driving force behind the band had become too much, leading to the singer songwriter falling out of love with music. So Dave decided to leave his job as frontman of one … More Back to Basics
Throughout their lengthy career, the boys from Dublin have had to endure their fair share of flak. But for all the haters, they’ve also had their share of admirers. Enabling U2 to notch up over 170 million album sales and sell out venues in every Enormo-Dome™ around the world. Not everyone likes them but that … More With Or Without You
Sleeping bags. That’s Soundwave’s lasting memory of producing Kendrick Lamar’s album, Damn. Such was Lamar’s work ethic, they practically lived in the studio for months. And when Kanye West wanted the artist to open for him on his American Yeezus tour, Kendrick only agreed to do it under the proviso he had a recording studio … More Work Hard. Rest Hard.
The Sex Pistols’ first and only studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols, hit the shelves in the summer of 1977 and changed music forever. It may not be punk’s first album but it’s largely responsible for inspiring a movement amongst young adults that stretched across the entire country and beyond. Countless … More God Save the Idea