Browsing Archives of - 2014 December

The Doors – “The Doors”

The Doors – “The Doors”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Okay, so what better way to end 2014 then with posting the Doors self-titled album! It’s actually really great.  So, the album opens with my favorite Doors track, “Break On Through (To the Other Side)” which is just all around amazing. From the drums, to the organ... Read More »

The Beatles – “The Beatles’ Christmas Album”

The Beatles – “The Beatles’ Christmas Album”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I’ve heard a lot about this album, one that it is awful, and two that is valued at about $400 – $800. I don’t really like the Beatles enough to find out if it really is worth that much. Now, these are like radio selections from Certain... Read More »

The Partridge Family – “The Partridge Family Christmas Card”

The Partridge Family – “The Partridge Family Christmas Card”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I always liked the Partridge Family on the show, and I’ve loved their music too. So, when the time came around and it went down to a Christmas record by them comes up, I don’t really want to pass that up.  The album opens with “My Christmas... Read More »

Band Aid – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? / Feed the World”

Band Aid – “Do They Know It’s Christmas? / Feed the World”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Many thanks to all the fine artists who kindly donated their time and effort in the making of this record” Personal Review:  Bob Geldof’s wonderfully produced Christmas song for Ethiopia.  The song opens with that drum noise thing, and then Paul Young singing, I like Paul Young, but why Bob... Read More »

The Gentlemen Four – “We’ll Be Seeing You…”

The Gentlemen Four – “We’ll Be Seeing You…”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Here they are…………….. The Gentlemen Four……………….. Dave Covey… Steve Brown… Dave Tubbs… Bob Ross………………………………. Four Gentemen!……………………………….  For three years these four aspiring physicists have humbly had the Science Building at Point Loma College as their home. They found there that they could sing, would sing, so… they did sing! Headed... Read More »

Stevie Nicks – “The Wild Heart”

Stevie Nicks – “The Wild Heart”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Don’t blame it on me…  And…  “Just like the white white winged dove”.  This music is dedicated to Robin –   for her brave, wild heart  And to the gypsies –   that remain…” Personal Review:  Everyone knows Stevie Nicks for her contribution to Fleetwood Mac and music in general, this is... Read More »

John Sebastian – “Cheapo-Cheapo Productions Presents Real Live John Sebastian”

John Sebastian – “Cheapo-Cheapo Productions Presents Real Live John Sebastian”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Dear Liner Notes,  This past year has been on the road for me and Catherine. We’ve travelled from festivals to municipals auditoriums to college gyms, back and forth across the country.  Some of the best shows happened en route in our GMC truck, or at rest stops in Fred Neil’s... Read More »

Eddy Arnold – “A Little on the Lonely Side”

Eddy Arnold – “A Little on the Lonely Side”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “There are a few voices in each generation born to make the sounds of love… to sing the words and tones of ecstasy and heartbreak. Such voices are not mere vocal cords. They are a composite of laughter and tears, the trials and triumphs experienced by the owner of that... Read More »

Orion – “Reborn”

Orion – “Reborn”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “* At the top of a massive winding staircase a man paused. He looked upwards allowing the depths of his wearied eyes to explore the dome of the high ceiling, resting finally on its center. The mural painting which long had been covered with white paint, was now faintly exposed,... Read More »

INXS – “The Swing”

INXS – “The Swing”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I’ve always loved INXS. As far back as I can remember I always have. I even remember the long drives where I would play INXS’s Greatest Hits on CD in the back. Memories.  So, this album opens with my all time favorite INXS song, “Original Sin” and... Read More »