Tag: Art Pop

David Bowie – “Hunky Dory”

David Bowie – “Hunky Dory”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Yesterday on January 10, 2016 the world lost an icon, an innovator and a very brave and inspiring man. Bowie was my all time favorite musician, and his music helped me through a lot of hard times. Hearing of his passing is not an easy thing to... Read More »

David Bowie – “Space Oddity / Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud”

David Bowie – “Space Oddity / Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Once again, back with more Bowie, why? Because Bowie is amazing. This is the 40th Anniversary picture disc of ‘Space Oddity‘ – though I’m sure you knew that by the title and image, also, the B-Side is “The Wild Eyed Boy from Freecloud” but the picture disc... Read More »

Kate Bush – “Babooshka / Ran Tan Waltz”

Kate Bush – “Babooshka / Ran Tan Waltz”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Kate Bush’s “Babooshka” is one of the few Kate Bush songs I like. I love it for how artistic it is. Also got to give credit to Kate Bush for being so creative.  Anyways, so the A-Side is “Babooshka” – it opens with a few simple music... Read More »

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – “Double Fantasy”

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – “Double Fantasy”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, finally out of the Beatles solo works we come to an end with yet another John Lennon release – this time with more Yoko!  So, the album opens with “(Just Like) Starting Over” which actually is pretty decent John Lennon song, and it’s sung really well,... 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 »

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 »

Chris De Burgh – “Spanish Train and Other Stories”

Chris De Burgh – “Spanish Train and Other Stories”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: To get me started on this, I have to start by saying a long time ago I had a cassette player in my room and in the cassette player, I had this album. I would listen to it nightly, it was the first album I listened to... Read More »