17th December 2013
Joe Bihari’s death on Thanksgiving Day at the age of 88, now leaves Art Rupe and Phil Chess as the sole survivors of a unique group of post-war independent record men. Their efforts created a body of music which remains a major influence on popular music.
16th December 2013
Ace will be closed between the 20th December 2013 and the 2nd January 2014. We will leave the online shop open over Christmas with all orders being fulfilled on the 2nd January.
If you are ordering this week, here are the royal mail’s last recommended posting dates.
7th October 2013
(17 June 1957 - 8 October 2013)
Johnny Jukebox has smashed his last Telecaster through the television screen.
56 is no age to be dying. With Philip’s sad and sadly not unexpected death we sorely miss the old man he should have become and who would undoubtedly have continued to exercise his active and enquiring mind with such passion, purpose and humanity.
4th September 2013
1st August 2013