Monthly Archives: October 2011

Brian Protheroe

10-12-11 Brian Protheroe I first heard Brian Protheroe in approx. 1976, when first working in a record store.  Part of the job in those days was to try and hear anything / everything that was “new”.  Initially, “I/You” looked interesting … Continue reading

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Curved Air

10-11-11 Curved Air As far as I am concerned, the sole reason anybody ever heard of Curved Air was because their debut album was initially issued in the UK as a lovely picture disc LP. CD                AIR CONDITIONING                               LINE DE               … Continue reading


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Time Machine 1971

10-10-11 Time Machine 1971 Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of October 11, 1971 Caught my eye: COLOSSEUM – Live (Warner / Bronze XS-1942) (LP/CD) CRABBY APPLETON – Rotten To The Core (Elektra EKS-74106) JOHN ENTWISTLE – Smash You Head … Continue reading

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It’s Friday morning, here in Los Angeles.  It’s been a very busy week for me. I found out earlier this week that my brother passed away on 9/30/11.  There is a lot of stuff that must be done when somebody … Continue reading

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Finished with…

10-6-11 Finished with… While discussing music with my good friend Dana Madore the other night, I hit upon the idea of being “Finished with…” artists.  Even as a youngster, I “Finished” with artists rather quickly.  Did I get bored?  Or … Continue reading

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Bert Jansch (1943 – 2011) Sad day for fans of acoustic guitar playing…  

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The Flying Lizards

10-5-11 The Flying Lizards Finally found an LP for the 2nd Virgin Records Flying Lizards album, “Fourth Wall”! LP                FLYING LIZARDS, THE (1979)                                    VIRGIN CAN     V 2150 1979 10 TRKS Canadian vers. (cover variant, songs are the same) LP                FLYING … Continue reading

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David Bedford I was just listening to a live Kevin Ayers show that Mr. Bedford had obviously done the orchestrations for…R.I.P. David Bedford (1937 – 2011).  

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Time Machine 1971

10-04-11 Time Machine 1971 From the September issue of “Strange Days Magazine in Japan!  F.Y.I., this column is written by Quoichiro Iwamoto, a man after my own heart! July 1971 releases mentioned are: Gentle Giant – “Acquiring The Taste” (Vertigo … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1971

10-3-11 Time Machine 1971 From the August 2011 issue of “Strange Days Magazine in Japan!  Certainly going with more US titles than UK titles today. June 1971 releases mentioned are: Todd Rundgren “The Ballad of Todd Rundgren” (Ampex US LP … Continue reading

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