Producer/engineer Roger Nichols, who was most associated with Steely Dan, has died at the age of 66.
This week, Anna Phoebe suffers on an EasyJet flight, gets to play at the Montreux Jazz Festival, and prepares to put on a spandex catsuit (calm down, fellas!). Check out all of Anna’s previous columns here.
This week, Anna Phoebe goes for a stroll with Ian Anderson, reflects on the influence of Eddie Jobson, goes crazy earning 40 Roxy Music songs, hugs Richard Briers and drinks vodka with Michael Nyman! Go here to read Anna’s previous columns.
Inspired by the thought that Iranian band Ahoora – a recent Track Of The Day – might have gotten their name from the character played by Nichelle Nichols in the original Star Trek series (well, almost), we thought it might be fun – and instructive – to look at the origins of some other band names. Right then, let’s go…