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RIP Ian McLagan: Five of his Best

The Small Faces and the Faces are two of the greatest bands in British rock history, and the story of both bands is remarkably similar: a mercurial, egotistical lead singer being driven to the very peak of his game by a backing band of ...

Five Great British Next-Big-Things That Never Were

They set off from London, eyes bright with optimism amid claims that America is theirs for the cracking, only to return, months later, as worn out husks. Here are just five British would-be conquerors who came back defeated: