Tag: Rock

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 »

Traffic – “Traffic”

Traffic – “Traffic”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, the real question in life is what is better than Steve Winwood? Early Steve Winwood.  The album opens with “You Can All Join In” and it’s a whole lot of rhyming and great musicianship on this one, it’s something you can nod along to also, it’s... Read More »

Charity Brown – “Rock Me”

Charity Brown – “Rock Me”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Making records and performing have always been foremost in Charity’s life. With “ROCK ME”, her first album, you’ll hear her three powerhouse hits, “JIMMY MACK”, “YOU BEAT ME TO THE PUNCH” and “TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS”, but you’ll feel her power and sensitive rapport with a song.” Personal Review:... Read More »

Lori Jacobs ‎– “Everything’s Jake!”

Lori Jacobs ‎– “Everything’s Jake!”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  After a pretty long hiatus, I’m finally back online. And to celebrate, here is another fine record for all y’all. This album opens with the track “I Don’t Even Time” and it seems to have a dancey pop sound to it, like bubblegum pop. Lori has a... Read More »

Ronnie Dee & The Brothers III ‎– “Jody / Last Night I Dreamed”

Ronnie Dee & The Brothers III ‎– “Jody / Last Night I Dreamed”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “After 22 years in the music business, Ronnie Dee truly qualifies as a show business veteran. In every performance his voice is unmistakably clear and strong. His repertoire and appeal spans all generations and his following grows with every performance.  But the best words to describe Ronnie Dee’s talents are... Read More »

Jeff Kimball ‎– “The Jeff Kimball Show”

Jeff Kimball ‎– “The Jeff Kimball Show”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, initially my friend had given me this album because hey, it’s a guy with a big afro and equally big lapels. Then I heard it. Then I listened again, and again, and again. This album still blows my mind.  The album opens with the track “When... Read More »

Carly Simon ‎– “The Best of Carly Simon”

Carly Simon ‎– “The Best of Carly Simon”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, I can’t really say I’m like a huge Carly Simon fan or anything, I know like one song, and knew she was married to James Taylor for a bit.  The album opens with “That’s the Way I’ve Heard It Should Be” and for some reason the... Read More »

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Southern Accents”

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – “Southern Accents”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, everyone who knows me knows I love Tom Petty, everything about his music is amazing to me. This album in particular, I had bought solely because of the song “Don’t Come Around Here No More” – which is a fantastic track, shortly after listening to this... Read More »

Little Richard – “Little Richard Live! 10 Super Hits”

Little Richard – “Little Richard Live! 10 Super Hits”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Is it honestly necessary to write an intro to a Little Richard album? The coolest part, the label it’s on, was bought by K-Tel.  So, the album opens with the song “Lucille” and Little Richard kicks it off with some wicked piano playing, and his his fantastic... Read More »

Mike Williams – “Pleasing You”

Mike Williams – “Pleasing You”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “PLEASING YOU” is the name of this album. It’s also Mike Williams’ musical destiny. He sings, plays and entertains from his heart. A purity many musicians never possess.  At the age of 10 Mike sat down at the piano and picked out “What Now My Love.” Since then, he has... Read More »

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