Monthly Archives: March 2011

Vanda & Young

3-31-11 Vanda & Young Much to my surprise, I recently found a book about the Australian musical legends Harry Vanda and George Young – the men behind The Easybeats, Flash & The Pan, the original producers of AC/DC etc.  The … Continue reading

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Sailor

3-30-11 Sailor Time for a “Glass Of Champagne”! Sailor (Epic US LP, 1974) Trouble (Epic UK LP, 1975) The Third Step (Epic UK LP, 1976) Check Point (Epic UK LP, 1977) Hideaway (Epic UK LP, 1978) Sailor! “Glass Of Champagne” … Continue reading

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Grimms, Scaffold etc.

3-29-11 Grimms, Scaffold etc. I’ve been a fan of Grimms, Scaffold etc. for quite a while now.  Long enough to have original LP’s for most titles, and old enough to have found nearly all of their albums on CD. LP                … Continue reading

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Stephen Duffy

3-28-11 Stephen Duffy One can be confused by Lilac Time releases or not; I have always found Stephen Duffy to be an immaculate solo artiste.  So he missed his chance in Duran Duran – he made a tremendous album with … Continue reading

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Wayne County & The Electric Chairs

3-25-11 Wayne County & The Electric Chairs http://www.jaynecounty.com/ Yep, Jayne used to be Wayne. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jayne_County Wikipedia can tell you much more than I actually know about Wayne / Jayne. 7″ BLATANTLY OFFENSIVE (EP) (PS)                SAFARI UK  WC 2 1978 4 … Continue reading

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Beyond The Fringe

3-24-11 Beyond The Fringe I noticed that this is scheduled to be released shortly in England, likely for the 50th Anniversary… Peter Cook / Alan Bennett / Dudley Moore / Jonathan Miller Beyond the Fringe – Live at the Cambridge … Continue reading

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Booker T. & The MG’s

3-23-11 Booker T. & The MG’s Everybody knows “Green Onions”; “Hip Hug-Her” has been on my radar for 40+ years.  There ain’t no singin’. CD GREEN ONIONS                                                   ATLANTIC US          82255.2 1962 12 TRKS CD SOUL DRESSING                                                 ATLANTIC US          82337.2 1965 … Continue reading

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Level 42 – Mark King

3-22-11 Level 42 / Mark King My files indicate that I once wrote about Level 42, but never published it – so I’ll write a new entry! CD LEVEL 42                                                               POLYDOR DE      821935.2 1981 8 TRKS debut album LP LEVEL … Continue reading

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Roy Nathanson

3-21-11 Roy Nathanson Every now and again, I just stumble across a vast quantity of music – and I am totally surprised. Last year, I was up in the S.F. Bay Area and rifling through the $3 (and under) CD … Continue reading

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Roxy Music – “Siren” (1975)

3-17-11 Roxy Music – “Siren” (1975) Last Saturday, I asked readers to tell me what the last album they had listened to was.  David Zimelis said: Roxy Music LP SIREN      ATCO US        SD 36-127        1975 9 TRKS CD SIREN      VIRGIN … Continue reading

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