Tag: Singer/Songwriter

John Phillips – “John Phillips (John the Wolfking of L.A.)”

John Phillips – “John Phillips (John the Wolfking of L.A.)”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: “there are thirty million Johns in the world today, but you’re the one I choose and I’d like to stay, play me a song; sing me a tune and I’ll be very quiet, I won’t leave the room, there are thirty million Johns in the world today, but there is... Read More »

Terry Melcher – “Terry Melcher”

Terry Melcher – “Terry Melcher”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  Terry Melcher was one of the big shots in music, he produced such acts as the Byrds, The Beach Boys and Paul Revere and the Raiders – he was the son of Doris Day, a singer himself – with his musical partner Bruce Johnston – and also,... Read More »

Justin Hines – “How We Fly”

Justin Hines – “How We Fly”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: So, awhile ago, when they were promoting the release of this album, and the tour that followed it, they were doing a promotion for anyone who donated to the tour would get a signed copy of this album. Here is the album. Now, to start off, I... Read More »

SSgt. Barry Sadler – “Ballads of the Green Berets”

SSgt. Barry Sadler – “Ballads of the Green Berets”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “Songs of Our Fighting Men – “The Green Berets”  Songs of war and of the men who fight them have long been a part of our national heritage. Yankee Doodle to the Revolutionary War; the Civil War gave birth to such stirring pieces as When Johnny Comes Marching Home and... Read More »

Donovan – “Donovan’s Greatest Hits”

Donovan – “Donovan’s Greatest Hits”The Sleeve: The Gatefold: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: So, this is like 60’s psychedelic folk. Donovan’s greatest hits. The A-Side opens with the track “Epistle to Dippy” – which is a pretty good track, the musicianship is pretty good and it’s not really an album I could complain about, Donovan is pretty good.... 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 »

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 »

Chris, Chris & Lee – “Chris, Chris & Lee (Ours/Theirs)”

Chris, Chris & Lee – “Chris, Chris & Lee (Ours/Theirs)”Cover/Sleeve:   Liner/Sleeve Notes: “FLYING BIRD. I cried when my Flying Bird died. I sighed for a falling star on high. I ask you why. / Roses be made, roses will fade. Love will be laid, love goes its way. I ask you why. / I’ve been looked at love, looked at life as one.... Read More »

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