Browsing Archives of - 2015 January

Dire Straits – “Brothers in Arms”

Dire Straits – “Brothers in Arms”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I know the Dire Straits from their song “Money for Nothing” (featured on this album.) and their amazing musicianship. Anyways, here’s the record. Kindly donated by a family friend.  The album opens with “So Far Away” which like mentioned above, features the Straits signature musicianship, then comes... Read More »

Julie Andrews – “Love Me Tender”

Julie Andrews – “Love Me Tender”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “When I began to choose the songs for this album, they sounded so easy that I foolishly supposed that recording them would be a breeze. I have never been more wrong. The songs are not easy, they’re simple-plain, honest, simple – and I very quickly found out that is the... Read More »

Moonlighting: Original Television Soundtrack

Moonlighting: Original Television SoundtrackThe Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Numerous times I’ve passed this record up at two Salvation Army’s and one Value Village – usually it was either because I was over my limit on what I could purchase, or just had a lot more interesting albums – or that one time where I told... Read More »

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Hypnotic Eye”

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Hypnotic Eye”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, Tom Petty is definitely one of my top five favorite musicians – I love most, if not all of his work – though I hadn’t known he had released a new album until just recently. So, here it is.  The album opens with the song “American... Read More »

Tammy Renee’ Harris – “Tammy in Taiwan”

Tammy Renee’ Harris – “Tammy in Taiwan”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “… I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, here am I: send me. Isaiah 6:8  Tammy is a talented girl who really loves Jesus and has a burden for souls. She sang for our Taiwan children’s... Read More »

Welcome Home – “Ladies and Gentlemen… Welcome Home”

Welcome Home – “Ladies and Gentlemen… Welcome Home”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  To be completely fair, I bought this album due to the guy on right on the back cover looking like Dana Carvey.  So, the album opens with “Radio Active Love” and well, I’m not saying the singing is good, but it’s also not bad. I just have... Read More »

Bill Cosby – “Bill Cosby Sings: Silver Throat”

Bill Cosby – “Bill Cosby Sings: Silver Throat”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “We first met this fellow back in 1964. It was on the set of the Dick Van Dyke Show in Hollywood. This practically unknown comedian had come out to California for a meeting with our Executive Producer, Sheldon Leonard. He was very late for that meeting because he was so... Read More »

Adam and the Ants – “Stand & Deliver!”

Adam and the Ants – “Stand & Deliver!”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  This is the one Adam Ant song that got me into loving Adam Ant as much as I do, though I really don’t have as much Adam Ant in my collection as I’d like to – I do have every album digitally.  So, the A-Side opens with... Read More »