Jackson Heights ‎– The Fifth Avenue Bus

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year 
6360 067 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(LP, Album) Vertigo 6360 067 UK 1972 Sell This Version
6360 067 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(LP, Album, Gat) Vertigo 6360 067 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
MT 44 013, MT 44013 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(LP, Album) Les Disques Motors, Les Disques Motors MT 44 013, MT 44013 France 1972 Sell This Version
6360 603 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(LP, Album, Gat) Vertigo 6360 603 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
RJ-5033 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(LP, Album) Vertigo RJ-5033 Japan 1972 Sell This Version
SLP-3015 Jackson Heights "The Fifth Avenue Bus"(LP, Album) Sonet SLP-3015 Sweden 1972 Sell This Version
MSIF 7163, REP 4365-WP Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(CD, Album, RE) MSI (2), Repertoire Records MSIF 7163, REP 4365-WP Japan 1993 Sell This Version
REP 4365-WP Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(CD, Album, RE) Repertoire Records REP 4365-WP Germany 1993 Sell This Version
ECLEC2170 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(CD, Album, RM, Unofficial) Esoteric Recordings (4) ECLEC2170 Russia 2010 Sell This Version
UICY-94531 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(CD, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM, SHM) Vertigo UICY-94531 Japan 2010 Sell This Version
ECLEC2170 Jackson Heights The Fifth Avenue Bus(CD, Album, RE, RM) Esoteric Recordings ECLEC2170 Europe 2010 Sell This Version

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October 12, 2011
referencing The Fifth Avenue Bus, LP, Album, 6360 067
Melodic rock with a hint of pop appeal that balances on the edge of the acceptable, but fortunately mostly succeeds through quite some unexpected twists that season the music. The keyboards are generally lovely, which is a rare thing to encounter within this style. Multi-part vocals are a bonus and give the music at times even a west-coast flavour. Almost all of side A convinces, except a tedious pianosolo on Sweet hill tunnel. This song has the advantage of a blood-curdling harmonic twist at the end that will send your hair a-flying, though. Pity that side B cannot maintain this level. The songs sound like weaker versions of those on side A. Mostly this side sounds over-polished and routine. The last track, a biting satire on living life as a pastor, makes up for the lost opportunity. This again is rich and variable music.