Bolan

30 Sept 1947, born on this day was Marc Bolan (born Mark Feld), English guitarist, singer, songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the glam rock band T. Rex. Bolan was one of the pioneers of the glam rock movement of the 1970s. He had the 1971 UK No.1 single ‘Hot Love’, plus over […]

16 Sept 1977, 29-year-old former T Rex singer Marc Bolan was killed instantly when the car driven by his girlfriend, Gloria Jones, left the road and hit a tree in Barnes, London. Miss Jones broke her jaw in the accident. The couple were on the way to Bolan’s home in Richmond after a night out […]

9 Sept 1977, David Bowie appeared on Marc Bolan’s ITV show, Marc, singing ‘Heroes’ as well as a duet with Bolan, ‘Standing Next To You’, which was prematurely terminated when Bolan fell from the stage, much to Bowie’s amusement. After the show the pair recorded demos together which were never finished because Bolan was killed […]

SKID ROW Members Aren’t Broke And They Don’t Play Concerts For Peanuts, Says RACHEL BOLAN SKID ROW Members Aren’t Broke And They Don’t Play Concerts For Peanuts, Says RACHEL BOLAN Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5864501680235113

25 July 1971, T Rex were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Get It On’, the group’s second UK No.1 which spent four weeks at the top of the charts. In the US it was retitled Bang A Gong, (Get It On). Power Station had a UK & US hit with their version […]

RACHEL BOLAN On SKID ROW’s New Lineup: ‘It Kind Of Feels Like A New Band’ RACHEL BOLAN On SKID ROW’s New Lineup: ‘It Kind Of Feels Like A New Band’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5835097239842224

11 June 1967, Printed in this week’s music weekly Melody Maker’s ad’s pages, ‘Freaky lead guitarist, bass and drummer wanted for Marc Bolan’s new group. Also any other astral flyers like with car’s amplification and that which never grows in window boxes, phone Wimbledon 0697.’ The band who formed as Tyrannosaurus Rex, went on to […]

SKID ROW’s RACHEL BOLAN: How Grunge Put 1980s Hard Rock Bands Out Of Business SKID ROW’s RACHEL BOLAN: How Grunge Put 1980s Hard Rock Bands Out Of Business Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5593383224013628

30th Sept 1947, born on this day, Marc Bolan (born Mark Feld), English guitarist, singer, songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the glam rock band T. Rex. Bolan was one of the pioneers of the glam rock movement of the 1970s. He had the 1971 UK No.1 single ‘Hot Love’, plus over 20 […]

16 Sept 1977, 29-year-old former T Rex singer Marc Bolan was killed instantly when the car driven by his girlfriend, Gloria Jones, left the road and hit a tree in Barnes, London. Miss Jones broke her jaw in the accident. The couple were on the way to Bolan’s home in Richmond after a night out […]


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