Monthly Archives: July 2010

Psychobilly Bands Indecent Stage Act Makes National Headlines

By NALLE WESTMAN Finnish psychobilly bands seldom rate a mention in newspapers – if ever, but this week Multi Climex, a powerhouse trio from northern Finland, is the hottest topic on every paper in the country, on account of their … Continue reading

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It Was Almost 41 Years Ago Today (And The Madness Keeps Going On)

By NALLE WESTMAN On August 8th 1969 photographer Ian Macmillan shot the famous cover of The Beatles’ Abbey Road -album, the Fab Four crossing the street in front of their recording studios. Little did he know that the image would … Continue reading

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Defying the Law of Gravity

By NALLE WESTMAN & LEA METTOVAARA The Cover editorial staff decided to defy the law of gravity and succeeded. Here’s a few photographical evidences to prove that it can be done. And here’s how to do it: by using the … Continue reading

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Recommended by the Saint: The Volvo P1800

By NALLE WESTMAN The classic image of Roger Moore driving his white Volvo P1800 sports car in the 1960’s ITV mystery spy series, The Saint, endures even today. The series helped to make the P1800 the 60s icon. In mid-1950s … Continue reading

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Pieces Of My Life.

This is THE YEAR of Elvis exhibits. It seems that to commemorate Elvis’ 75th birthday every museum and gallery curator from L.A. to Esher has decided to have their own Elvis exhibit this particular year. Everything from Elvis’ personal belongings … Continue reading

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Under the Shadow of the Fading Red Star

By NALLE WESTMAN Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, look more and more like a modern western world city each day with new skyscrapers rocketing up to ruin the skyline, trendy bars competing the customers, and new luxury boutiques selling … Continue reading

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The Twilight of the Classic Cruise Ships

By NALLE WESTMAN For ocean liner aficionados this summer is the last chance to spot most of the pre-1980s cruisers on duty. On October 1st 2010 the new SOLAS 2010 safety regulations will force most of these beauties into retirement. … Continue reading

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