The haggis gets its own entrance music on Burns Night – here’s what it sounds likeThe traditional ‘piping in of the haggis’. Widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland, Burns’ birthdate is celebrated by Scots across the world as an annual ‘Burns Night’ – effectively, a second national day for the Celtic nation. However, a tune you’re likely to hear predominantly at Burns Night, or more particularly during a Burns supper, is ‘A Man’s A Man For A’ That’. The first Burns Night was held in July 1801, when nine of Burns’ closest friends gathered to mark five years since the passing of the poet. Proving how international this celebratory night is, Spud explained that as part of his career, he had spent 14 years playing for Burns Night events in Kazakhstan.
ExclusiveMeet RIOPY: the unbreakable French pianist who escaped a childhood cultJean-Philippe RioPy poses for his fourth album, ‘Thrive’. However, RIOPY has every right to align his music making to this intense pain he refers to. The following years were tumultuous for the French pianist, but he also still able to play, and landed performance opportunities that were able to keep him afloat. The French pianist began composing for adverts and trailers, with heavy hitters including writing the trailer music for the Oscar-winning fantasy film, The Shape of Water. Nocturne, the first single from RIOPY’s album, was released today, and you can listen to it now.14 days ago Classic FM
Best Classic Bands is curating many of these Jeff Beck tributes and will continue to update it as more are shared. I want to thank him for all our early days together in Jeff Beck Group, conquering America. He took me and Ronnie Wood to the USA in the late 60s in his band the Jeff Beck Groupand we haven’t looked back since . Jeff was such a nice person and an outstanding iconic, genius guitar player – there will never be another Jeff Beck. RIP Jeff -Tony pic.twitter.com/i6BGdqTUKU — Tony Iommi (@tonyiommi) January 11, 2023Shocked to hear of the sudden death of Jeff Beck.23 days ago Best Classic Bands
It was obvious in the atrophying first-week sales from Sonic Boom (108,000 copies) to Monster (56,000), and in the failure of Monster's second and final single, "Long Way Down," to enter the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart upon its release on Oct. 23, 2012. When asked if a new Kiss album was in the works, he said (via Blabbermouth), "No. Listen to Kiss' 'Long Way Down'Stanley maintained that some of Kiss' newer songs were "every bit as good as anything I've ever written," but they simply couldn't compete with their time-honored classics as a consequence of their newness. As a result, the singer and guitarist said he wasn't champing at the bit to write a new Kiss album. For all of its muscular, T. Rex-style crunch and swagger, "Long Way Down" appeared in only five set lists throughout 2012 and 2013.3 months ago Ultimate Classic Rock
Fortunately for guitarist Richie Kotzen, Poison was looking for more than just a gun-for-hire when he auditioned to be C.C. Still, he had already secured an admirable reputation with two solo albums, 1989’s Richie Kotzen and 1990’s Fever Dream, which revealed a talented guitarist, singer and songwriter with heaps of potential. So they said, ‘Well, what do you got?’ And I played ‘Stand.’ And Bret loved it.”Watch Poison's 'Stand' VideoStill, the band wanted to apply some of its personality to the song. “Bret wanted to kind of tweak the lyrics,” Kotzen said. Hear Richie Kotzen Solo Version of 'Stand'“Stand” was the first single to be released from Poison's fourth album, arriving in January 1993 and eventually reaching No.22 days ago Ultimate Classic Rock
This year, Dubai Globe Soccer Awards is also proud to welcome its new sponsor – Power Horse. Power Horse is an energy drink brand owned by Power Horse Energy Drinks GmbH, a company based in Linz, Austria with its commercial headquarter located in Dubai. Power Horse is available in over 50 countries and is one of the leading brands in the premium segment of energy drinks amongst African and Middle Eastern consumers. At Power Horse, we believe that the right attitude and good reserves of energy can take us places. Presented by 433, Globe Soccer’s digital partner, the awards are as follows: Best Football Esports Player, Best Football TikTok Creator, Best Football YouTube Creator, Best Football Social Media Influencer and Best Football Journalist.3 months ago Brila FM
With England and the Republic of Ireland qualified for the 2023 Women's World Cup, here's all you need to know ahead of Saturday's draw. When and where is the 2023 Women's World Cup? Next year's tournament will be held in Australia and New Zealand making it the first ever co-hosted Women's World Cup. This Women's World Cup is the first to feature 32 teams, after the previous edition in 2019 saw 24 countries compete. The 32 teams will be divided into four pots based on the FIFA Women's World Rankings as of October 13.3 months ago Jack FM
Pittsburgh Steelers 10-16 Miami Dolphins: Tua Tagovailoa leads Dolphins to NFL victory on concussion returnTua Tagovailoa got the Dolphins off to a fast start in his return from a concussion as Miami held on throughout a scoreless second half to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 16-10 on Sunday night. But the Dolphins intercepted rookie Steelers quarterback Kenny Pickett twice in the closing minutes to seal it. The Dolphins punted again and Pickett drove the Steelers to the Miami 25 with 25 seconds left. Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa: "A lot of things need to be corrected offensively. Sky Sports NFL is your dedicated channel for NFL coverage through the season - featuring a host of NFL Network programming.3 months ago Coast FM