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Flashback: Ian Hunter and Mick Ronson “Once Bitten Twice Shy”

Mott the Hoople frontman teamed with Ziggy guitarist to produce this hard rock anthem

 

In the middle 1970s as the British glam rock movement began to fade, two of its greatest icons joined forces to produce a classic rock masterpiece that’s one of the most recognizable hits from the era.

 

Mott the Hoople singer and Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars actually… Read More

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Best of 2013: Mott the Hoople Reunite in London

Ian Hunter shows he’s still got it at Mott the Hoople‘s 02 Arena Show

 

In the fall of 2013, UK audiences were gifted a chance to see one of rock’s great underrated bands back in action for the first time in more than a decade as Mott the Hoople regrouped for a handful of shows.

 

Formed in the late ’60s, Mott were a rowdy band of pub rockers whose career was on the… Read More

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Mott the Hoople Reunited

Mott the Hoople reunites for handful of UK gigs this month

 

By Alex Baker

 

Few bands embody the high highs and desperate lows of the rock and roll business like Mott the Hoople. Led by inimitable frontman Ian Hunter and guitarist Mick Ralphs, the band formed in 1969 and toiled for a number of years without much success.

 

Finally, after what Ralphs called “an… Read More

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