LONDON (Reuters) – Rock and blues fans who missed out on hearing Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan in their heyday could have done worse than listen to a 21st century incarnation in London this week.
Thumping chords and wailing guitar runs enraptured an audience at the Leicester Square Theatre in much the same way that those late “rock gods” used to.
Angela Merkel’s visit to Greece today was anything but low key. Greek police fired teargas and stun grenades at protesters in central Athens when they tried to break through a barrier and reach the German chancellor. There are lots of differences between the two countries. Here’s a look at some of the main ones: