Browsing Archives of - 2015 January

Jim Strathdee – “There’s Still Time”

Jim Strathdee – “There’s Still Time”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Dear Friends,  This is music for worship. It grows out of the soul’s need to express love, joy, and a commitment to our mutual journey.  This is a time to say “yes” to who we are and find ways to nourish our deepest roots, share the good waters of our... Read More »

David Bowie – “Space Oddity”

David Bowie – “Space Oddity”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I’ve always been one of Bowie’s biggest fans, and this being one of his greatest albums, I figured what they hey, haven’t reviewed Bowie in a while and listen to this record enough to want to review it. And here we are.  The album opens with one... Read More »

Sunshine Gospel Singers – “Celebration!”

Sunshine Gospel Singers – “Celebration!”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Singing has always been important in the Christian tradition. From the singing of a hymn in the Upper Room on the night of Christ’s betrayal to the present day “Jesus Christ Superstar”, Christians have tried to express their faith in song and hymn.  St. Andrew’s Church in Chateauguay is proud... Read More »

Psyche – “Unveiling the Secret”

Psyche – “Unveiling the Secret”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “Thanks to Martina Shuman for original concepts expressed in “Lord unleashed”. Acknowledgements to H.P. lovecraft for inspiration of “The saint became a lush” & to David Cronenberg for “The words made ‘flesh” in “unveiling the secret”.” Personal Review:  Psyche has always been one of my favorite bands, ever since I... Read More »

Roger Mobley – “Something for Everyone”

Roger Mobley – “Something for Everyone”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, Roger Mobley is a former child actor best known for “Wagon Train” and “Fury” he eventually retired from acting, joined the U.S. Army – became a Green Beret, served in Vietnam and then came back to America and did this album with the help of Crusade... Read More »

Joe Jackson – “Mike’s Murder: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”

Joe Jackson – “Mike’s Murder: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  To be fair, I’ve never heard of this movie. I had originally mistook Debra Winger for JoBeth Williams and decided to buy it, only to discover later it wasn’t JoBeth – anyways, the movie actually looks pretty good.  So, the album opens with the song “Cosmopolitan” and... Read More »

Bill Casolari – “Gospel… In the Universal Language”

Bill Casolari – “Gospel… In the Universal Language”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Crusade Enterprises proudly present the instrumental artistry of their head musician, BILL CASOLARI, and the Casolari Orchestra. The orchestra consists of 40 instruments but only ONE musician! This feat is accomplished by combining the unusual talents and versatility of Bill with modern multi-track recording equipment at Crusade Studios. You will... Read More »

Garry Lee and Showdown – “Wanted! Garry Lee and Showdown: Loaded Loose and Rowdy”

Garry Lee and Showdown – “Wanted! Garry Lee and Showdown: Loaded Loose and Rowdy”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, this one is quite the interesting one, mainly because I know a guy who played in the band – who unfortunately is not on the album. So, here we go!  The album opens with the song “Hot Dog Saturday Night” and it’s definitely an interesting song,... Read More »

Mama Cass – “Dream a Little Dream”

Mama Cass – “Dream a Little Dream”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, I’m kind of a big Mamas and the Papas fan, I love all of their stuff, and have been trying to get reviews done for each of the members solo albums, so far I got John & Michelle Phillips‘ done. Mama Cass is next, of course.... Read More »

Rick Nelson – “The Very Best of Rick Nelson”

Rick Nelson – “The Very Best of Rick Nelson”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: Personal Review:  I don’t remember how or when, or even why I started liking Rick Nelson, it could’ve been those days of watching Ozzie & Harriet, or it could’ve been something else, I don’t really know. All I do know, is that I really do like Rick Nelson.  The album... Read More »