Tag: 7″ Records

Claude François – “Petite Mèche De Cheveux”

Claude François – “Petite Mèche De Cheveux”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So Claude François was almost like Elvis but in France. He wrote the original French version of the song “My Way” (“Comme D’Habitude“) and ultimately died after trying to change a light bulb in the shower.  The A-Side of this EP opens with “Maman Chérie” and despite being... 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 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 »

Ryan Adams – “1984”

Ryan Adams – “1984”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: Personal Review:  So, to be quite honest, I do not know much about Ryan Adams – I liked the fact that this was a full length 7″ EP – and that it is titled ‘1984’ – I also hear Ryan changes his persona quite often. So, that’s kinda neat!  So,... Read More »

Sharifah Noor & Orkes Zindegi – “Djauh”

Sharifah Noor & Orkes Zindegi – “Djauh”The Sleeve:   The Liner / Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: Sharifah Noor, the blind Malay diva. Honestly, she’s great. The EP opens with the track “Djauh” which just so happens to be my favorite Sharifah track! I don’t have much of a clue as to what is being said, (but that is why I... Read More »

Ellya M. Harris – “Selamat Jalan”

Ellya M. Harris – “Selamat Jalan”The Sleeve:   The Liner / Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: Okay, so firstly let me jump right in by saying I have no idea what is going on on this record. It’s in a language I don’t speak, or read and Google translate is useless. Anyways, here we go. The EP opens with the... Read More »