Monthly Archives: June 2013

Skin Alley

6-10-13          Skin Alley On 6/10/67 the Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich 45 “Okay” charts at No. 13 in England.  On 6/7/80 the Siouxsie & The Banshees “Christine” 45 charts at No. 22 in England. 6/9/79 Tubeway Army “Replicas” … Continue reading

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The Grumbleweeds

I read that Graham Walker passed away; I’ve owned this LP by The Grumbleweeds since 1979!  BBC REH 372 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Grumbleweeds_Radio_Show  

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Quiet!

6-6-13             Quiet On 6/8/68 the Donovan 45 “Hurdy Gurdy Man” charts at No. 4 in England.  On 6/7/69 The Beatles 45 “The Ballad of John and Yoko” charts at No. 1 in England.  On 6/6/70 the Mungo Jerry 45 “In … Continue reading

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Rolling Stones – Crossfire Hurricane

6-5-13                         Rolling Stones – “Crossfire Hurricane” http://www.crossfire-hurricane.com I recently got this new Rolling Stones documentary film as a Blu-ray disc; I actually paid for it, from a retailer – on sale, as a new release.  Yes, it’s re-told through hazy … Continue reading

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Rolling Stone Encyclopedia (1983)

6-4-13                         The Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll (1983) Over the next year or two, I will be quoting stuff from this book; usually designated by (RSE = Rolling Stone Encyclopedia).  There’s some neat information in this book – … Continue reading

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June 1980 Cassette

6-3-13                         June 1980 Cassette On 6/3/72, the LP “Thick As A Brick” by Jethro Tull charts at No. 1 in the US. Again, the actual cassette is AWOL, so I’ll just have to guess what’s on it! MISC ETC 6/80 … Continue reading

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