|One Two Testing - November 1983|
Bill Nelson compiles a desert island discography.
Can't Play, Won't Play
How To Be A Non-Musician
An invaluable guide for the anti-instrumentalist.
Paul Young's Royal Family | Steve Bolton, Pino Palladino
Guitarist Steve Bolton and bass player Pino Palladino explain the importance of being a Swedish Chef.
So You Say | Big Country
What the people say.
The Steinberger Tapes
Why the Thompson Twins, Genesis and Tears For Fears have plumped for plastic.
Explode a brain cell.
The Birth Of The Wang Bar - Part 1
From the dawn of time and the twang of strings comes the tremolo arm. We reveal its courageous story.
When is a Computer?
In fact, when is it a musical instrument? We start making sense of the silicon chip.
SR 100, SR 100B
The latest budget priced bass and six string from Japan.
Is there life after Limahl? Yup. The four shy boys take turns to explain how they do it, and what they do it on.
Blackheart to Heart
Joan Jett turns the landing lights on her guitar collection | Joan Jett
Speaks from the heart.
Quest For Flour
...or, Andy Duncan's search for the self raising drum kit.
Or, when does a drum kit stand on its own 12 feet?
Yamaha Four Track
Home recording goes modular.
Another way of programming.
Bum, Gob and Tea
Just what have the Japanese done to the Engrish Ranguage?
Has the BBC finally woken up to rock music?
Fender Standard Strat
Fender Gold Elite II Bass
Assorted items of news, nonsense and things people wish they hadn't said.
One Two Tightened
Things people DID say that we didn't have room for elsewhere, plus Manufacturers and Distributors.