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Smoke isn’t everything

A couple of updates to our semi-irregular trainspotting department. A bombastic Smoke on the Water rendition is used in the soundtrack for a new Hellboy monster flick trailer:

And here is Bill Murray’s character trying to break cultural barriers with bewildered Afghan villagers in a 2015 movie Rock the Kasbah:

And just to remind you that smoke isn’t everything in life, we present you a couple of these novelty products (which are now perfectly legal up here):


Thanks to Tracy Heyder and Gary Poronovich for the info.

5 Comments to “Smoke isn’t everything”:

  1. 1
    Blackwood Richmore says:

    If you have the patience…






  2. 2
    Blackwood Richmore says:

    See… Deep Purple really is a heavy band!


  3. 3
    Jet Auto Jerry says:

    Re: #1

    Absolutely dig the Azerbaijani version. I am going to have to record that for blasting from the speakers!

  4. 4
    Micke says:

    Fire in the night…? ha ha

  5. 5
    Marcus says:

    I was at the Bromyard Folk Festival – honestly you should try it – and was in the club tent watching a trio called Arquebus who were playing a selection of traditional dance tunes when the bass player slipped a well known riff into the bass line.


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