Matthew Smith

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Live Aid: 30 Years Later

If you were around in 1985, you'd know that there wasn't anything bigger before Live Aid. Over 1.9 billion people from around the globe watched the sometimes faulty satellite feed (see The Whos' set) and over 172,000 people passed thru London's Wembley Stadium and Philadelphia's John F. Kennedy Stadium to witness performances by The Who, U2, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Paul McCartney, Madonna, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, the first concert reunion for Led Zeppelin (minus drummer John...

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Some Might Say The Songs Remains The Same

Toronto’s Death from Above 1979 have released their third single entitled Virgins from their 2014 album, The Physical World. The music video is an eye opener to say the least.   Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds recently released music videos to all the songs from their latest album, Chasing Yesterday. Even though the videos are all visuals with lyrics synched to each track, they’re done well so check them all out here. Gallagher stops by Toronto’s Sony Centre this...