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The new issue of Classic Pop is available now!

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The new issue of Classic Pop magazine is on sale now! Available from WH Smith, Tesco and independent newsagents, our latest issue pays special tribute to George Michael following the star’s tragic death on Christmas Day. We have devoted more than 35 pages to the pop icon including an in-depth cover feature by Paul Lester [...]

Classic Pop Presents… Popmaster Live! with Ken Bruce

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Can you spot a Depeche Mode or Dead or Alive intro in seconds? Could you name the group that found a Rat in Mi Kitchen? If so, then why not come along and pit your wits against fellow music fans with a new quiz on 22 April at etc.venues 155 Bishopsgate, London, hosted by Radio 2’s legendary [...]

Demon Music Group’s Twelve Inch Eighties has returned!

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Demon Music Group’s Twelve Inch Eighties is back with two brand new releases compiling extended alternate mixes of some of the biggest hit singles of the 80s: ‘Hold Me Now’ and ‘When the Going Gets Tough’. These are out on the 13th January and will available on 2CD or download. Hold Me Now 2CD: [...]

Pop legend George Michael dies aged 53

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Music fans are in mourning after news broke late on Christmas Day that George Michael had died at his home, aged 53. Thames Valley Police stated that South Central Ambulance Service attended the singer’s property in Goring, Oxfordshire, at 1:42pm on 25 December. A police spokesman added: “Sadly, a 53-year-old man was confirmed deceased at [...]

BMG Records Announce Alison Moyet Remasters

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On 25 November BMG records present the deluxe, remastered editions of Alison Moyet’s first four seminal solo albums; Alf, Raindancing, Hoodoo and Essex. The four casebound double CD book-sets feature the original albums in full, plus a wealth of rare and previously unreleased music. The extensive sleevenotes feature new interviews with Alison, curator notes, lyrics [...]

Save up to 50% off magazine subscriptions


Subscribe to any of our Anthem magazines this Christmas, including Classic Pop, and you can save up to 50% off the cover price. Whether Aunty Jean’s into baking or nephew Jack is into playing the guitar, we have something for everyone. A magazine subscription is the perfect gift that lasts all year round! Start browsing now and see how [...]

The new issue of Classic Pop is out now!

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The new issue of Classic Pop magazine is on sale now! Available now from WH Smith, Tesco and independent newsagents, our latest issue features the last interview with singer Pete Burns, which took place just a few short weeks before his tragic death in October. We hope it serves as a fitting tribute to the [...]

Long Live Vinyl – from the makers of Classic Pop, Vintage Rock


Long Live Vinyl is the fantastic new music magazine from the makers of Classic Pop, Country Music and Vintage Rock. The first issue has an incredible line up of features including a run down of the top 40 most valuable vinyl, our in-depth collecting guide to David Bowie, and a feature on Stephen Shipperlee, a [...]

Demon Music announce Classic Rock Anthems compilation

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New and Exclusive to vinyl is our Classic Rock Anthems compilation. Twenty massive tracks from the 70s and 80s presented with original gatefold artwork and pressed on 2 x 180g heavyweight Black Double LP. This will be available from selected Tesco and Sainsbury’s stores as well as HMV and Amazon from the 25th November: Watch [...]

Classic Pop Presents: ABBA


Our new special edition magazine Classic Pop Presents: ABBA is now on sale! The 132-page special takes an in-depth look at one of the biggest pop bands in music history, from their early days in Sweden and their breakthrough as winners of the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest through to their years as one of the [...]