Tag: 1960’s

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Richard Miller – “Jesus is On My Side / The Assassination of John F. Kennedy”

Richard Miller – “Jesus is On My Side / The Assassination of John F. Kennedy”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “THE AUTHOR  Richard Miller was born without arms and legs, is 21 years old, and is a Senior Law student at the University of Texas. Along with his brother I.E. Miller, Richard wrote and recorded these two songs. He also plays the lead guitar on the record and sings both... 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 »

The Rolling Stones – “England’s Newest Hit Makers”

The Rolling Stones – “England’s Newest Hit Makers”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “The ROLLING STONES are more than just a group – they are a way of life. A way of life that has captured the imagination of England’s teenagers, and made them one of the most sought after groups in Beatdom. For the Stones have their fingers on the pulse of... Read More »

The Wheel Chair Singers – “The Famous York Family”

The Wheel Chair Singers – “The Famous York Family”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “I consider it a great privilege and honor to write the introduction for a recording by the York Family.  I have known these wonderful people for many years, and they have truly been an inspiration to me as well as to everyone they have come into contact with.  Not only... Read More »

John Williams, Dory & André Previn – “Valley of the Dolls: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”

John Williams, Dory & André Previn – “Valley of the Dolls: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “MUSIC FROM THE MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK VALLEY OF THE DOLLS is more than a motion picture. This is the saga of success as dreamed and dreaded by every woman who lived to be beautiful, by every man who has lived for a beautiful woman.  It is the story of four... Read More »

Bent Fabric – “Alley Cat”

Bent Fabric – “Alley Cat”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “The Alley Cats are swinging as they never have before. It all started when Bent Fabric, the international authority on the swinging life of the Alley Cat, revealed the answer to the age-old, and often asked question – what would an Alley Cat play if he could play the piano?... Read More »

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