melody maker

May 19, 1964

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On this day in 1964, Leicester-born composer-publisher Lawrence Wright died in London. His death went unreported by Melody Maker, the newspaper he founded in 1926. When [...]

January 2, 1926

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On this day in 1926, the first edition of the legendary British music magazine Melody Maker (MM) was published. The magazine promised news and information for “all who [...]

September 20, 1975

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On this day in 1975, Winners in this years Melody Maker Readers’ Poll included Robert Plant who won Best Singer, and Joni Mitchell, Best Female Singer. Yes won Best [...]
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