Stalking Jack White? Plan a trip to the Third Man Records shop

Since the times of the well-known duo ‘White Stripes’, Jack taught us to aim high when it comes to his projects. If you are getting lost in an unknown borough in the Nashville-Downtown area, a black building with red and yellow blinders will direct you to the label-shop ‘Third Man Records”. Apparently Jack is obsessed with colours an numbers, like the number 3, which also influenced the colours of the Nashville shop. Black is JW’s...

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Quadrophenia filming locations: Brighton Pier

Brighton, one of the windiest town I’ve ever visited in Britain. A beautiful holiday town for many English people, it’s also known as the Mods town: many scenes of Quadrophenia, a film by Franc Roddam dated ’79, were filmed here! The film is based on the Who’s rock opera and it was a great success. In every season, including June (when the weather is mild), the wind coming from the sea keeps teasing tourists...

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Isle of Wight Festival: suggestions for your pack

The wind starts blowing. The British sky changes its colour very quickly. The clouds get closer and closer. On the Isle of Wight the weather is always changeable and you’d better keep a raincoat ready by your side A good advice for every season: Isle of Wight Rock Festival (june) too! It was originally held from 1968 to 1970. The event was revived in 2002 at Seaclose Park, a recreation ground on the outskirts of Newport. It has...

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Street Music and used cds in Marolles (Bruxelles)

Bruxelles has the perfume of gaufres just cooked in the kiosks, close to the historic “Grand Place”. You can also recognize the perfume of the spices of the multiethnic market in Matonge. But if you’re looking for old, used vinyls, you should move to Marolles, an interesting and colorful neighborhood situated in the south side of Bruxelles. Full of shops of antiques, ethnics, coffees and restaurants, it is also...

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Tony’s Freehold Grill, one brunch with Springsteen

There are still many corners of the world that reflect our dreams and, never as today, our hopes. In Freehold, New Jersey, a little baby intended to put heavy word on the history of american and international rock music was born almost 64 years ago: Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen Technically Bruce was born in Long Branch NJ, a small town few miles east, but it’s in Freehold where he spent with the family the first years of his...

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