Monthly Archives: October 2011

Time Machine 1971

10-31-11 Time Machine 1971 From the October issue of Strange Days Magazine in Japan!  F.Y.I., this column is written by Quoichiro Iwamoto, a man after my own heart! August 1971 releases mentioned are:  The Beach Boys “Surf’s Up” (Reprise US … Continue reading

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Still here

Yes, I am still here. My left wrist has been really sore lately, so have not been writing much new stuff.  I went to the Dr. and it’s not ‘carpal tunnel’ (that’s on the bottom, and it’s the top of … Continue reading

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Thunderclap Newman

10-26-11                Thunderclap Newman I have long been a fan of the 1970 LP by Thunderclap Newman, “A Hollywood Dream”.  Songwriter John Keen, piano player Andy Newman and guitarist Jimmy McCullough.           Their delightful LP was produced by Pete Townshend.  Even … Continue reading

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Cloud Collection?

10-25-11                ‘Cloud’ Collection?            The L.A. Times recently ran an article about how clicking on “Like” on a film’s page in FB allows you to download the film to your “Cloud collection”.  Absolute nonsense! Let me get this right – Film … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971

10-24-11 Time Machine 1971 Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of October 25, 1971 Caught my eye: COMMANDER CODY & THE LOST PLANET AIRMEN – Lost In The Ozone (Paramount 6017) (LP/CD) JUICY LUCY – Get A Whiff A This … Continue reading

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The Necks

10-20-11 The Necks Australian band The Necks came and played L.A. recently, but – due to circumstances beyond my control – I had to miss the show.  However, my friend Joe Castle went and bought me $100 worth of Necks … Continue reading

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Keith Richards’ book “Life”

10-19-11 Keith Richards’ book “Life” (2010) 564 pages from the pen of Keith Richards!  (At least this edition of the book – there’s a trade paper of it about these days, maybe be a few less pages…)  Purchase and read … Continue reading

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