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Exclusive Robin Trower UK Date

Guitar legend Robin Trower will play an exclusive UK concert at the Islington Assembly Hall in London on Tuesday 27th February. It promises to be a masterclass in electrifying six string pyrotechnics, and from a man now aged 72. The former Procul Harem guitarist found solo fame with a string of hit albums in the 70s while playing arena gigs in the USA, merging heavy rock with ...

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Robin Trower – Time And Emotion

Recent years have seen a series of blues-orientated albums being released in a rather rapid succession from Robin Trower. It’s not as if the legendary guitarist has anything to prove, but if he’s prepared to serve up master classes in guitar virtuosity it’s worth my while sitting back and having a good listen. Time And Emotion isn’t necessarily just more ...

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Robin Trower – New Album, Single Concert

Robin Trower returns with a new studio album Time And Emotion, to be released on Friday 4th August through Manhaton Records. “I can honestly say I don’t know when I have been happier with an album,” said Trower. “I feel Time And Emotion contains some of my very best work.” That the legendary guitarist is now 72 and has been releasing ...

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Review: Robin Trower – Where are you going to?

Robin Leonard Trower born 9th March 1945 in Catford, East London, achieved success with the highly acclaimed Procul Harum during the 1960’s and then later with his own band. Well known for his blues/rock guitar exploits and associated with a hosts of famous names such as Ronnie Montrose, Cream, and Jethro Tull to name but three. Trower has produced an ...

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Live Review: Robin Trower, The Sage, Gateshead

The word ‘legend’ is overused at times in the press to describe fairly recent acts. Well think of it this way: Have they been compared to Hendrix? Have they worked with some of the world’s most respected musicians? Are they still releasing albums at the age of 70? probably not. Robin Trower could say ‘yes’ to all of these. Gateshead’s ...

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Album Review: Robin Trower – Something’s About To Change

70s stadium super-stardom in the USA was not a manufactured thing. You could get on a major touring bill, pay payola to get a local chart hit, but you survived and made your reputation by standing on that stage, blowing the opposition away and turning on a stoned partying blue collar audience to the music you played. Armed with his ...

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Robin Trower announces 2015 UK Tour Dates

Robin Trower – the guitarist described as ‘the British Hendrix’ due to his uncanny ability to channel Jimi’s bluesy, psychedelic, Fender Strat playing style. Trowler has been around since the 60’s – The Rolling Stones are said to be huge fans of his! His first success came from being in British rock band Procol Harum, who are said to contribute to ...

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