Inconsequential items of no fixed abode
The American vocal group The Marvelettes nearly broke up in 1963 because of vexatious litigation by by the comics company Marvel.
After months of disagreement over the name for their record company The Beatles finally reached a decision when Yoko Ono happened to mention that Ringo is Japanese for apple.
The Who’s concept single ‘I Can See For Miles’ was based on Pete Townsend mistakenly thinking trumpeter Miles Davis was blind as he always wore dark glasses.
A Little Night Music Supplemental
In the mid 80s I used to work out acoustic versions of what might now be called alternative music – Bossa Nova Sister Ray etc. This is the only one I remember and it does sound 30+ years since I last played it: New Dawn Fades for easy acoustic.
Comic creator, animator, cover designer, illustrator, music video director, and songwriter Jamie Hewlett first came to national attention as part of the Tanbridge House School team that appeared in a road safety quiz on the lunchtime BBC television program Pebble Mill.