Will There Ever Be ‘Another Metallica’?- Who Is The Last Guitar Hero?

GOOD GOD IT’S HOT! It’s currently 27 degrees (80F) outside and Rebecca Wood on Midlands Today reckons it’s going to peak at 31 (82F). It’s made worse by the fact that the office air conditioning is ‘suffering from a major fault’. Basically- They can’t be bothered to turn it on at the valve.

It’s rare that I’ll write two entries in the space of a week, but because the air con is bost and after seeing a video on YouTube earlier on this question before heading to work I kind of had to offer my two cents worth (or as it is in sunny Blighty- Roughly just one penny) to the table

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Local bands and Social Media

Happy 2015 to my small band of readers. Hope all is well. This is a blog inspired by a Facebook group called ‘Things Local Bands Do’ and it makes you realise how much of the stuff posted there is actually real. Its pretty scary when you think about it.

I love Facebook. Okay, I’ll rephrase: I love the concept of Facebook, it’s that some people don’t use it for the specific things that Mr Zuckerberg had in mind when he first coded it. We’ve all seen those posts: “1 like=1 prayer”, “share if u fink dis is a discrace!” and so on, and so on, and so on. Great for keeping up with old friends you haven’t seen in ten years or those who live on the other side of the ocean (shout out to the Jam Session guys), not so good if all you see is the riff-raff that you stayed inside to avoid in the first place.

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