McLagen died of a stroke in Austin, Texas yesterday. He was best known for his work with the group Small Faces, who had an American top 20 hit with ‘Itchycoo Park’. After Steve Marriott left […]
Upon listening to “You Need Loving,” it’s immediately obvious that Led Zeppelin borrowed more than a little from The Small Faces. Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” released three years later, sounds remarkably similar to “You Need Loving,” and Robert Plant’s delivery has a huge Steve Marriott influence.
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Fans may identify him as the Eagles’ guitarist/vocalist, but […]