Browsing Archives of - 2014 November

Burton Cummings – “Dream of a Child”

Burton Cummings – “Dream of a Child”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, after purchasing the Northern Lights single, and stuff – I began to see Burton Cummings everywhere I went, every record store, every thrift store – even at my work – but it was just in an advertisement for something Canadian – nonetheless, after much, much, much…... Read More »

W.V. Grant, Jr. – “Grant Country”

W.V. Grant, Jr. – “Grant Country”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “…anointed music with feeling.” Personal Review:  So, my first experience with W.V. Grant, Jr. was the song “I Should Have Been Crucified” – which is a personal favorite of mine, this is another one of his albums. Let’s do this!  “All in the Name of Jesus / When I Say... Read More »

Bay City Rollers – “Rollin'”

Bay City Rollers – “Rollin'”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “These days, with the music business growing ever more competitive, it’s becoming increasingly harder for young musicians to achieve any sort of success without a long slot and/or some amazing gimmick to capture the public eye.  So it’s refreshing to come across a young group who’ve found themselves... Read More »

The Moody Blues – “This Is The Moody Blues”

The Moody Blues – “This Is The Moody Blues”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  And to conclude the big three for VinylsAmongOtherThings.com – I present you with… the Moody Blues.  So, the album opens with the song “Question” and boy is that some fast guitar playing or what? The vocals come around, and they’re really good. Then the bass... Read More »

Gary (Dee) Bradford – “The Composer”

Gary (Dee) Bradford – “The Composer”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Let’s talk about Gary for a moment – Gary is one of those most talented men I’ve ever met, he’s been singing for all of his life and has released a good amount of albums. I currently own two of them, plus a single – and one... Read More »

Jimi Hendrix Experience – “Smash Hits”

Jimi Hendrix Experience – “Smash Hits”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Firstly, Jimi Hendrix was one of the greatest guitar players of all time, he was also a singer and songwriter – of course, everyone knows that and I am repeating useless information.  “Purple Haze” starts this one off, and well, the guitar playing, of course, is amazing... Read More »