Monthly Archives: July 2012

Jon Lord (1941 – 2012)

Rest In Peace, Jon Lord, 1941 – 2012 – one of the architects of “heavy metal / hard rock” has died. More tomorrow…  

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Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days)

7-17-12          May 1972 New Releases – Time Machine 1972 Spencer Davis born 1941, Phoebe Snow born 1952 (I do like Spencer Davis Group!) From Strange Days magazine, from Japan.  I’ve been following their “Time Machine” series for some time now, … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972

7-16-12                     Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of July 17, 1972 Caught my eye: CAPTAIN BEYOND – self-titled debut (Capricorn 0105) (LP / CD) EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER – Trilogy (Cotillion SD 9903) (LP / CD) MARK VOLMAN … Continue reading

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Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 5

7-14-12          Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 5 COCKNEY REBEL – Mr. Raffles SLADE – Thanks For The Memory JET – Nothing To Do With Us 10cc – I’m Not In Love GARY GLITTER – Doing Alright … Continue reading

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Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 4

7-13-12                     Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 4 RUBETTES – Tonight BAY CITY ROLLERS – Summerlove Sensation ALVIN STARDUST – You You You SHOWADDYWADDY – Rock & Roll Lady SAILOR – Traffic Jam BARRY BLUE – Miss … Continue reading

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Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 3

7-12-12          Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 3 Bill Cosby born 1937, Christine McVie of Fleetwood Mac born 1943 T. REX – Truck On (Tyke) LEO SAYER – The Show Must Go On MOTT THE HOOPLE – … Continue reading

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Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 2

7-11-12          Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 2 Jazz guy Tomasz Stanko born 1942 ELTON JOHN – Crocodile Rock WIZZARD – Ball Park Incident LOU REED – Walk on the Wild Side SLADE – Gudbuy T’ Jane … Continue reading

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Lol Coxhill, R.I.P.

It is with sadness that I report the death of British saxophone player Lol Coxhill. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lol_Coxhill I first stumbled across Lol Coxhill in the early 70’s, as a member of Kevin Ayers band, “The Whole World”. Shortly thereafter, I found … Continue reading

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Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 1

7-10-12          Chronological Glam Rock Playlist 1970 – 1975 – Part 1 (of 5) Arlo Guthrie born 1947, jazz trumpeter Lee Morgan born 1938 I recently finished the Dave Thompson book “Children of the Revolution – The Glam Rock Story 1970 … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972

7-9-12                         Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of July 10, 1972 Caught my eye: FRANK ZAPPA – Waka / Jawaka (Bizarre 2094) (LP/CD) JOHN CALE – The Academy In Peril (Reprise 2079) (LP/CD) HARRY NILSSON – Son Of … Continue reading

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