“TO BE PLAYED AT MAXIMUM VOLUME”
It’s possible that some of you reading that headline may be thinking we’re ten days late with this particular celebration. Well, the shocking news is that we’re actually spot on.
Last year we didn’t even mention the release of David Bowie’s 1972 classic, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars. Instead we opted to mark a date we were certain of, the day the album entered the UK album chart at #15. (July 1st)
Albums were pretty much always released on a Friday at this point and armed with this knowledge and reliable chart records, June