Monthly Archives: April 2011

I knew The Birthday Party!

4-28-11 I Knew The Birthday Party! I think I first heard The Birthday Party when they were still called The Boys Next Door.  If memory serves, I heard the “Hee Haw” 12” EP being played in a small record store … Continue reading

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Three Dog Night

4-27-11 Three Dog Night As I wrote about Three Dog Night briefly in the Time Machine this week, I recall writing about them in May, 2008.  I’ve read on the wonderful Both Sides Now “Stereo Bulletin Board” that some of … Continue reading

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Funny, the obi says “Lonely Heart” by Yes!

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4-26-11 Yes CD                DRAMA                                                                                            ATLANTIC JPN       WPCR-13524 1980 16 TRKS (10 x bonus tracks) (’09 issue) SHM-CD kami sleeve LP                DRAMA                                                                                            ATLANTIC US         SD 16019 1980 6 TRKS original issue   7″                 INTO THE LENS (I AM A CAMERA)                                            ATLANTIC … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971 #2 (Strange Days)

4-25-11 Time Machine 1971 #2 (Strange Days) I will be writing a lot about 1971 this year, as it’s the 40th anniversary of 1971.  “Strange Days” magazine in Japan also writes a “Time Machine” column, and that’s what today’s list … Continue reading

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As will become obvious, I will now only be posting written material 4-days-per-week, after doing 5-days-per-week since the end of July, 2002.  How about those “Time Machine” episodes from 1971?  I like ’em a lot!  (I just wish I had … Continue reading

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Ultimate Collection Re-Cap

4-21-11 Ultimate Collection Re-Cap It’s time to return to the idea of my having an “Ron Kane Ultimate Collection”.  If I was ever going to start selling stuff – the stuff in my Ultimate Collection would be the titles I … Continue reading

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Polar Bear

4-20-11     Polar Bear A few weeks ago, we were watching a DVD-R that was sent to me from England of “Later with Jools Holland”, the BBC TV show.  The show we were watching was from April, 2010.  It was … Continue reading

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4-19-11 Egg Seeing an Egg LP in yesterday’s Time Machine…made me think of how much I enjoy this band, with so few actual releases! CD CIVIL SURFACE, THE   VIRGIN JPN       VJD-5026 1974 7 TRKS 3rd LP CIVIL SURFACE, THE   CAROLINE … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971

4-18-11 Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of April 19, 1971 Caught my eye: JOHN MAYALL – Back To The Roots (Polydor 25-3002 2 x LP) (LP/CD) THE DOORS – L.A. Woman (Elektra EKS-75011) (LP/CD) EGG – The … Continue reading

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