Tag: Piano 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 »

Meat Loaf – “Bat Out of Hell”

Meat Loaf – “Bat Out of Hell”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I honestly do not even know how to start a review of an album this big, this album is one of the greatest classic rock albums of all time, plus one of the greatest rock operas. What else can I say?  The album starts off with the... 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 »

Elton John – “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road”

Elton John – “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: So, yet another Elton John album being reviewed on my website. I really am a big Elton John fan and this album just has so many great songs on it. The album opens with the 11 minute “Funeral for a Friend / Love Lies Bleeding”... Read More »

Elton John – “Too Low For Zero”

Elton John – “Too Low For Zero”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: Everyone knows Elton John. This just so happens to been one of his greatest albums. So, the album opens with the ever so good “Cold As Christmas (In the Middle of the Year)” – which is a break-up song, about a man and his wife breaking up,... Read More »

Phil Davis & Gary Shail – “Blown It”

Phil Davis & Gary Shail – “Blown It”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, both actors were in the 1979 film “Quadrophenia” – and both went on to have pretty good film careers. Phil would later act in “Alien³” & “Notes on a Scandal” (among other films), and Gary would go on to act in “Shock Treatment” & “Give My... Read More »

John Lennon – “Imagine”

John Lennon – “Imagine”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “imagine the clouds dripping. dig a hole in your garden to put them in. yoko ’63” Personal Review: John Lennon’s “Imagine” (which is said to be one of his most iconic albums) was released 9 years, 3 months, 12 hours, 20 minutes and 57 seconds before he was shot and killed... Read More »

Elton John – “Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only the Piano Player”

Elton John – “Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only the Piano Player”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: Firstly, let me start by saying this isn’t one of Elton’s best records… BUT I still L-O-V-E Elton John. So, the album opens with the ever so popular Elton John song “Daniel” – which I’m still not sure what this song is really about, I’ve... Read More »