Marc Bolans home

The son of a Jewish van driver and caretaker, Bolan grew up as Marc Feld here in post-war Hackney in East London with his parents and brother Harry from 1947 to 1962. A plaque marks the house. At […]

Death of a Rock Legend

This is where AC/DC lead singer and rock legend Bon Scott was found unconscious after a night's heavy drinking on the night of February 19th 1980. After leaving London club the Music Machine at 3am, Alisdair Kinnear drove […]

Album Cover – Animals

The power station stands across the river from Victoria station. Its four white chimneys are a famous landmark. The building has a steel girder frame surrounding with bricks. It is the largest brick building in Europe. This station […]

Jimi Hendrix London home

Brook Street is a street in the exclusive central London district of Mayfair. On September 15th 1997 Peter Tonwshend unveiled an English heritage plaque at 23 Brook street to honor the memory of Jimi Hendrix who had lived […]

The failed Beatles audition

Regrettable decisions haunt us all, but for Dick Rowe his judgment here one New Year's Day was to earn him the unenviable title of the man who turned down the Beatles’. The then unknown (and unsigned) Beatles arrived […]

Footie lover on tour

Battersea Park is located in London on the south bank of the River Thames opposite of Chelsea. The park was opened in 1858. In 1977 Bob Marley played a game of 11-a-side football in Battersea park against a […]