Tag Archives: Nile Rodgers

All hail Nicky Siano

I don’t think I’ve ever been quite as hyped about a gig as I am for tomorrow night. If there’s a disco heaven, then the RBMA v Lovebox special is definitely spinning a tune or 10 inside those pearly gates. … Continue reading

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Variations on a theme: Chic, I Want Your Love

It’s no secret how greatly I adore the band named Chic. And I’m not alone. Here are three of the best, equally awesome versions paying tribute to the mighty ‘Nard and Nile. Summer time reggae c/o Norma White & The Brentford Disco Set… The dirtie… Continue reading

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Get well soon Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers this week announced he had an aggressive form of cancer – sad news. I hope he can fight it. I recommend following Nile on Twitter, Facebook and/or following his blog – they all give a fascinating insight into a fascinating life. His ‘… Continue reading

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