Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Coasters

I love The Coasters 45’s on the Atco label, and have since I was a child.  I found nice originals of all of their LP’s in the 1980’s, mostly – but only got serious with the 45’s recently. I still … Continue reading

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The Selecter

9-29-11 The Selecter Are they still together? Not sure – maybe. Did you ever see them play live?  Yes, once.  Long ago. Anything you want / need by them?  Their 2nd album on CD? You really should own / hear: … Continue reading

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The Beat (aka The English Beat)

9-28-11 The Beat (The English Beat) Are they still together? Nope.  I don’t think so. Did you ever see them play live? I don’t think so. Anything you want / need by them?  Maybe some UK 7” singles. You really … Continue reading

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The Specials

9-27-11 The Specials Are they still together? I don’t think so.  Perhaps minus Jerry Dammers? Did you ever see them play live?  Yes, once.  Long ago.  (I think…) Anything you want / need by them? Maybe some UK 7” singles. … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971

9-26-11 Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of September 27, 1971 Caught my eye: FLOYD CRAMER – Class of ’71 (RCA LSP-4590) (LP) ARCHIE CAMPBELL – Didn’t He Shine (RCA LSP-4582) DR. JOHN – Night Tripper (Atco SD … Continue reading

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Playlists

9-23-11 Playlist #177 – dated 9/12/11 Playlists I’m at about the ¾ mark in assembling my last two years’ worth of Playlists.  From roughly ’07 to ’09, I did approx. 100 Playlists and it yielded about 2,100 songs – so … Continue reading

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Madness

9-22-11 Madness Are they still together? I think so. Did you ever see them play live? Yes, once.  Whisky a-go-go.  Long ago. Anything you want / need by them?  Maybe some UK Stiff 7” singles. You really should own / … Continue reading

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The Monochrome Set

9-21-11 The Monochrome Set Are they still together? Not as such.  Bid mostly works as “Scarlett’s Well” Did you ever see them play live? Yes, Bid played solo shows in L.A. not that long ago. Anything you want / need … Continue reading

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A Certain Ratio

9-20-11 A Certain Ratio Are they still together? Yes.  ACR MCR. Did you ever see them play live?  Yes, once.  Long ago.  Club Lingerie, Hollywood.  They never smiled. Anything you want / need by them?  Some promo-only 7” singles.  Audiophile … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971

9-19-11 Time Machine 1971 Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of September 20, 1971 Caught my eye: COUNTRY JOE & THE FISH – Life & Times of… (Vanguard VSD 27/28) (LP) double LP TONY MOTTOLA – Warm Feelings (Project 3 … Continue reading

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