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Reading vintage issues of The NME is like looking at a flip-book on the history of popular music. You can virtually see the events unfold before your eyes. Each issue is jam-packed with information, stories and photos. Below I have detailed some of the highlights - the rest, you can have fun discovering for yourself. Enjoy!
This is the November 10, 1979 issue.
Bob Marley - great cover photo plus tremendous feature article including interview section plus NY concert review
The Jam with Paul Weller - full page, feature album review of Setting Sons
The Pretenders - 1/2 page ad, plus single review of Brass In Pocket with amazing early photo of Chrissie Hynde (see photo)
Blue Oyster Cult - feature article
Phil Daniels And The Cross - RARE full page ad on this band of Quadrophenia actor and Blur guest star Phil Daniels (plus single review!)
Mike Scott of The Waterboys - article here on his earlier act, Another Pretty Face
The Au Pairs - article
The Dolly Mixtures - feature article
The Tourists - full page ad for the band which included future Eurythmics members Dave Stewart and Annie Lennox
Album reviews include The Damned, Marianne Faithfull and more
Concert reviews include The Moody Blues, Blue Oyster Cult, Wilko Johnson and Supertramp (this page is torn nearly in half)
Nationwide Gig Guide - see who was playing where
Ads for concerts and gigs including
Top 30 singles and album charts for the UK and the US
All the latest news and gossip on all of the great artists from '79
And so much more !!! Treat yourself to this tremendous magazine. You will not be disappointed !
CONDITION: This is in Very Good condition, with no cutouts or missing pages. There is some wear as should be expected of vintage newsprint, including small edge tears, one page torn nearly in half horizontally, filled-in crossword, plus typical spine, corner, edge and cover wear as can be seen in the photos ( PLEASE see photos ). This has been stored flat and unfolded and will be shipped that way.