Browsing Archives of - 2014 December

Klaatu – “Hope”

Klaatu – “Hope”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Well, firstly, I’ve never heard of Klaatu, or heard anything by them, all I know is one day I had two Klaatu albums.  So, the album opens with the song “We’re Off You Know” and it’s a pretty decent track to open the album, it’s kind of... Read More »

Fotomaker – “Vis-a-Vis”

Fotomaker – “Vis-a-Vis”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Firstly, can we talk about how lost Gene and Lex look on the back cover? Or how Wally looks like Steven Tyler with no make-up on? I’m not even sure about the cover.  Anywho, the album opens with the track “Miles Away” and you know what? It... Read More »

Wham! – “Make it Big”

Wham! – “Make it Big”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  We’re not gonna get into the whole George Michael / Washroom scandal thing… on this review. BUT, let’s just have a nice little chat about how this is a Mexican pressing, I still have no idea where I found it, when I found it, or if I’ve... Read More »

Evie – “Never the Same”

Evie – “Never the Same”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So Evie is/was one of the biggest names in Gospel and Contemporary Christian Music. Basically, before we had Amy Grant, we had Evie – but she was in Sweden. Anyways, she released an album in the States, and her career took off.  “Live for Jesus” opens the... Read More »

Daryl Hall – “Sacred Songs”

Daryl Hall – “Sacred Songs”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I remember the first time I ever heard this album, I loved it. Apparently it’s also highly sought after by die-hard Daryl Hall fans. Fun Fact, I was told I used to look like Daryl Hall when I was younger.  The album opens with the title track,... Read More »

Donna Summer – “A Love Trilogy”

Donna Summer – “A Love Trilogy”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Donna Summer had a few good hits back in her hay-day, she was kinda the Queen of Disco – then the 80’s came, she got all that bad publicity about some homophobic comments, but we’re not going to divulge into that. Anyways, here we go.  The A-Side... Read More »

Bobby Jones & The Outlaws – “Bobby Jones & The Outlaws”

Bobby Jones & The Outlaws – “Bobby Jones & The Outlaws”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “CONGRATULATIONS MY FRIEND: YOU HAVE JUST OBTAINED MANY HOURS OF PLEASURE IN THIS FINE COLLECTION OF SONGS BY “BOBBY JONES AND THE OUTLAWS”.    I HAVE HAD THE PLEASURE OF LISTENING TO, WATCHING AND DOING SHOWS WITH BOBBY AND THE BAND SO I’M VERY PLEASED TO BE THE ONE TO... Read More »

J.P.N. and the Vitamen – “Do the Jog”

J.P.N. and the Vitamen – “Do the Jog”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Firstly, “J.P.N.” is Jeremy Newson, and those unfamiliar with who that is, he’s the guy who gets married at the beginning of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, you know? Ralph Hapschatt. Anyways, after success with Rocky Horror, Jeremy released three singles, and this is one of them.... Read More »

John Lennon – “Plastic Ono Band”

John Lennon – “Plastic Ono Band”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Once more I’ve returned to review John Lennon, it’s been one whole year since reviewing “Imagine” and I do hope for more positive results with this album, as it does featured the amazing “Working Class Hero” – but that is about the only track that I know... Read More »

The Germs – “(GI): Manimal / Dragon Lady / Strange Notes”

The Germs – “(GI): Manimal / Dragon Lady / Strange Notes”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, December 8th will be 34 years and 1 day since Darby overdosed on Heroin, on the eve of John Lennon’s assassination, gaining no media attention whatsoever except a little article in the obituary section of the local newspaper. Darby Crash however to me will always be... Read More »