Category Archives: Comedy

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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Sheb Wooley

4-10-13          Sheb Wooley Happy birthday, Sheb “Purple People Eater” Wooley!  A quick check of the internet, and it appears that he was born April 10th 1921 and passed away September 16th 2003. Can’t do better than this, actually: http://www.shebwooley.com/ Along … Continue reading

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On the Road – Pt. 5

9-27-12          On the Road – Pt. 5 Jazz pianist Bud Powell born 1924, Robbie Shakespeare born 1953   ; 9-27-80 Simple Minds “Empires and Dance” (Arista issue) LP charts at No. 41 in England; 9-27-80 David Bowie “Scary Monsters and Super … Continue reading

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On The Road – Pt. 2

9-24-12          On The Road Pt. 2 Jazzer Herb Jeffries born 1911, Film maker Pedro Almodovar born 1949; on 9-22-73 The Rolling Stones “Goat’s Head Soup” LP was No. 1 in England; on 9-22-79 Gary Numan “The Pleasure Principal” LP was … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Phonolog)

9-3-12                         Time Machine 1972 Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of September 4, 1972 Caught my eye: MARTIN MULL (Capricorn 0106) (LP) MONTY PYTHON – Another Monty Python Record (Charisma CAS 1049) (LP/CD) HORACE SILVER – United States of Mind … Continue reading

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The Goon Show

8-7-12             The Goon Show Rashaan Roland Kirk born 1936, Caetano Veloso born 1942; on 8-7-71 “Hot Hits 6” Various Artists LP was No. 1 in England. LP                BEST OF THE GOON SHOWS                                                ODEON UK                PMC 1108 1960? 2 TRKS … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972

5-7-12                         Time Machine Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of May 8, 1972 Caught my eye: JANIS JOPLIN – In Concert (Columbia C2X-31160) double LP (LP) WALTER CARLOS – Sonic Seasonings (Columbia KG31234) double LP (LP) CONCEPTION CORPORATION – Conceptionland … Continue reading

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