Tag: Art Rock

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 »

The Beatles – “The White Album”

The Beatles – “The White Album”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: Personal Review:  Well, here we are April 10th, exactly 45 years after the Beatles broke up on April 10th, 1970 – with what is one of their greatest albums, “The White Album” – which is actually just self-titled.  Anyways, the album opens with McCartney singing “Back in the... Read More »

Pink Floyd – “The Endless River”

Pink Floyd – “The Endless River”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So every once and a while I like to do something a little more mainstream, as opposed to my usual target of private pressings. I do think this is pretty mainstream, and it’s Pink Floyd’s latest, and I’m quite familiar with their old stuff, so I’m not sure... Read More »

Klaatu – “Hope”

Klaatu – “Hope”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Well, firstly, I’ve never heard of Klaatu, or heard anything by them, all I know is one day I had two Klaatu albums.  So, the album opens with the song “We’re Off You Know” and it’s a pretty decent track to open the album, it’s kind of... 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 »

John Lennon – “Plastic Ono Band”

John Lennon – “Plastic Ono Band”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Once more I’ve returned to review John Lennon, it’s been one whole year since reviewing “Imagine” and I do hope for more positive results with this album, as it does featured the amazing “Working Class Hero” – but that is about the only track that I know... Read More »

Barclay James Harvest – “Octoberon”

Barclay James Harvest – “Octoberon”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, I know nothing about this band, nor have I ever, ever heard of them. I simply liked the cover and the special price sticker, so I bought it.  The album opens with “Rock N’ Roll Star” (which isn’t the usual opening track, but this is the... Read More »

David Bowie – “ChangesTwoBowie”

David Bowie – “ChangesTwoBowie”The Sleeve: Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: To start, this is the first record I’ve ever owned! That being said, however, it is not my favorite Bowie album, I like it, but definitely not a top favorite of mine. Anyways. Review time! So, the album opens with the track “Aladdin Sane” from the album of... Read More »

The Who – “Who’s Next”

The Who – “Who’s Next”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: I’m sure I’ll say this more than once… I’m a HUGE fan of the Who. Like, insanely huge. I loved Quadrophenia (album & film), I loved Tommy (the album, not the film – that was TERRIBLE!) – Anyways, “Who’s Next” the Who’s 1971 album which features famous... Read More »