Tag: Rock N’ Roll

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Damn the Torpedoes”

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Damn the Torpedoes”The Sleeve:   The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Yesterday became another very sad day in music, as the world was left in hanging in confusion over the condition of Tom Petty, some news sources claimed he had suffered a heart attack and passed away, others said he suffered a heart attack and was in... Read More »

Buddy Holly – “Buddy Holly”

Buddy Holly – “Buddy Holly”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Buddy Holly’s professional career lasted a little over eighteen months, yet during that time he recorded some of the most memorable music to come from the rock ‘n’ roll era.  Although Buddy recorded in 1956 for American Decca, it was not until he became associated with Norman Petty in 1957... Read More »

Rick Nelson – “The Very Best of Rick Nelson”

Rick Nelson – “The Very Best of Rick Nelson”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: Personal Review:  I don’t remember how or when, or even why I started liking Rick Nelson, it could’ve been those days of watching Ozzie & Harriet, or it could’ve been something else, I don’t really know. All I do know, is that I really do like Rick Nelson.  The album... Read More »

Moonlighting: Original Television Soundtrack

Moonlighting: Original Television SoundtrackThe Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Numerous times I’ve passed this record up at two Salvation Army’s and one Value Village – usually it was either because I was over my limit on what I could purchase, or just had a lot more interesting albums – or that one time where I told... Read More »

Stevie Nicks – “The Wild Heart”

Stevie Nicks – “The Wild Heart”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Don’t blame it on me…  And…  “Just like the white white winged dove”.  This music is dedicated to Robin –   for her brave, wild heart  And to the gypsies –   that remain…” Personal Review:  Everyone knows Stevie Nicks for her contribution to Fleetwood Mac and music in general, this is... Read More »

Orion – “Reborn”

Orion – “Reborn”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “* At the top of a massive winding staircase a man paused. He looked upwards allowing the depths of his wearied eyes to explore the dome of the high ceiling, resting finally on its center. The mural painting which long had been covered with white paint, was now faintly exposed,... Read More »

Bay City Rollers – “Rollin'”

Bay City Rollers – “Rollin'”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “These days, with the music business growing ever more competitive, it’s becoming increasingly harder for young musicians to achieve any sort of success without a long slot and/or some amazing gimmick to capture the public eye.  So it’s refreshing to come across a young group who’ve found themselves... 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 »

Furr – “Furr”

Furr – “Furr”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: So, Furr is basically a cheap Kiss rip-off. The album opens with the track “Sorcery” – and well, the vocals are okay, the guy kind of can’t sing very well. Then again, my copy is slightly dished, so it plays a little wobbly at first, but the... Read More »