Take a Picture (1968)
Originally released on Bell Records. Includes liner notes by David Rosner.
Sometimes when an adored cult obscurity is reissued, it becomes clear that a lot (if not all) of its mystique was due to its rarity. However, this time the buzz ...
||Holy Modal Rounders / Michael Hurley / Jeffrey Frederick & The Clamtones / Unholy Modal Rounders|
Have Moicy! (1976)
Recorded on July 14-15, 1975. Includes original release and reissue liner notes by Peter Stampfel.
Three days in the studio in 1975 resulted in this staggeringly good 1976 release. The recording brought together an overlapping array of players, who'd had, variously, ...
Bobby Charles (1972)
Hooking up with the Band, specifically Rick Danko and their producer John Simon, was one of the smartest moves Bobby Charles ever made. His subsequent eponymous album on Bearsville not only gave him a bigger audience, but led to the ...
An Accoustic Confusion (1971)
Recording information: 02/1971-??/1978.
Personnel: Steve Tilston (vocals, guitar); Dave Evans (vocals, guitar); Keith Warmington (vocals, harmonica); Peter Finch (violin).
Liner Note Author: Steve Tilston.
||We All Together|
We Are Not Together (2007)
Illicit were quite simply the Peruvian Beatles, a sublimely melodic power pop band deeply indebted to the Fab Four's legacy whose music deserves mention in the same breath as Big Star and the Raspberries, complete with harmonies and songs to ...
||Donnie and Joe Emerson / Donnie Emerson / Joe Emerson|
Dreamin' Wild (2012)
The story of Donnie and Joe Emerson is rather more interesting than the music on their 1979 album Dreamin' Wild, accounting at least in part for the interest in the rare LP that led to its 2012 CD reissue. Growing ...
Audio Remasterer: Nick Robbins.
Liner Note Authors: Roger Wake; Mark Johnston.
Recording information: CBS Studios, Old Bond Street (12/1971); De Lane Lea Studios (12/1971); Phonogram Studios (12/1971).
Illustrator: Grahame Berney.
Arrangers: Mike Moran ; Ray Fenwick.
Personnel: Herbie Flowers, B.J. Cole, Clem Cattini.
Audio Mixer: Chris ...
||Public Image Ltd.|
Public Image: First Issue (1978)
Track Listing: DISC 1: Theme; Religion, Pt. 1; Religion, Pt. 2; Annalisa; Public Image; Low Life; Attack; Fodderstompf; DISC 2: Cowboy Song; Interview with John Lydon [BBC Radio 1, Rock On, Oct. 28, 1978];
Kites Are Fun (1967)
"It's a young thing -- and it's a different thing!" -- so proclaimed the back cover of the handsome gatefold jacket on the Free Design's debut album, in words that couldn't have dissuaded more people under 30 from buying the ...
Satan Is Real/Handpicked Songs 1955-1962 (2011)
The Louvin Brothers had established themselves as one of country music's greatest close harmony acts and passionate defenders of country's formative sound and spirit when, in 1960, they stepped back a bit from the songs of faith and heartache that ...
||Chad Allan / Chad Allan & The Original Reflections|
Early Roots (2008)
Track Listing: ; Tribute to Buddy Holly; Back and Forth; I Don't Have the Heart; 36-24-36; When You're in Love; Walk Don't Run; Got a Funny Feeling; Hey Baby !; Bumble Boogie; Dance On; Ruby Baby; Out on a Limb; ...
Only a portion of Hurley's sparse output (dating back to the mid-'60s) remains in print, but in a perfect world they'd be in every home across the land. This 1980 album was his follow-up to the equally essential LONG JOURNEY ...
I Can't Make a Friend 1965-1968 (2011)
Though they never released an album and were only around for a short time, the Vagrants had a crucial place in rock & roll history. In the 1960s New York music scene, they were the missing link between the rockin' ...
Seattle, Washington, famously loves all things organic, and hip-hop doesn't come more unrefined and refreshing than its homegrown Saturday Knights. The three-member outfit dreams up some of the most enthralling, somewhat unsettling, and flat-out rock-&-roll sexy concoctions around. With DJ ...
||Miss Kate Gore|
Dreamy Things (2012)
Track Listing: This is How You Feel; Corduray; Dude You're So Mean; Dear Nobody; Semi-Sad Song, The; Slinky; Dramatic Ending; A Song For Her; My Favorite Think; Show Choir;
One on One (2014)
||Jarvis Street Revue|
Mr. Oil Man (2012)
This outstanding "Psych" album from this Canadian group released in 1970 has a couple of heavy tracks that get pretty twisted in places, as well as a few mellow floaters. They have a pretty heavy Ecology stance running through the ...
Ode To Tanguy Jo (2010)
Track Listing: Espanglais; Puzzle Funk; Le Chanson Douce [Soul Long Edit]; Zodiac; Trip; Alex Et Ses Potes; Mpk; Muntanyes Del Canigo; Max the Drummer; When I Was; Weekendterlude; Week End [Bcn Edit]; Dissabte; Big Beat Devil; I'm & Go; Repercussions;
It's Anne's first album. A jazz vocal album with composition and covers of Herbie Hancock, Michel Legrand, Carlos Garnett
Ad Gloriam (1969)
Italian rockers Le Orme released AD GLORIAM in 1969. "I Miei Sogni," "Fumo," and "Fiori di Giglio" are included on the disc, among others.
The cover of Le Orme's Ad Gloriam is about as psychedelic as it is possible to be ...
Vida E Obra de Johnny McCartney (2011)
Track Listing: Johnny McCartney; Por Que Nao; Lady Baby; Sentado no Arco Iris; Pobre Do Rei; Sr. Imposto de Renda; Peguei Uma Apolo; Nao Ha Lei Em Grillo City; Convite Para Angela; Deixo O Tempo Me Levar; Contatos Urbanos; Bis; Johnny McCartney;
||John Ferdinando / Peter Howell|
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2011)
Track Listing: Suffritticosa; Industria Meridionale; Movimento In Do Minore; Zompalompax; Atmosfera Neutra; Plane Beta; I Foletti; Lamentazione; Artico; Mutazione;
Songs for the New Industrial State (2009)
Audio Remasterer: The Stunt man.
Personnel: Tommy Ambrose, Laurie Bower (vocals); Ed Bickert, Bobby Edwards (guitar); Moe Koffman, Bernie Piltch (flute, saxophone); Arnie Chycoski, Guido Basso (trumpet); Russ Little, Rob McConnell (trombone); Doug Riley (piano); Peter Appleyard (vibraphone, percussion); Jack Zaza ...