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posted a comment on Deep Purple - Deep Purple In Rock. about 1 year ago
This album made a believer out of Me.The one song that got Me" Sweet Child In Time" a now super classic of Deep Purple! No-one can touch Ian Gillian"s vocal range on this song!
posted a review of Gram Parsons With The Flying Burrito Bros - Gram Parsons Archives Vol 1: Live At The Avalon Ballroom 1969. about 1 year ago
Gram Parsons was a very deep person and this recording is evidence of His ability to pour out emotions in song! A really great cover of the Stones song " Wild Horse,s " which I don,t see listed on the track list but on the version I own it is definitely ... See full review
posted a review of Nektar - Recycled. about 1 year ago
Great music to motivate yourself into a neglected project , it helps take Your mind of the task at hand and before You know it , Your done! Check it out , really!
posted a review of Blackfoot (3) - Tomcattin'. about 1 year ago
My first listen was wow! Reckless Abandoner is a great song with killer guitar riffs.Most every song is a winner in my book!
posted a review of Blackfoot (3) - Marauder. about 1 year ago
A heavy hard edged sounding roots of rock & roll record with that southern twist! Play it loud and proud!
posted a review of Jefferson Airplane - Crown Of Creation. about 1 year ago
My first vinyl LP and was a Christmas gift from my sister, I was 12 years old and very surprised what I had heard after listening to it! This record was the gateway to my future on my rock music journey.After all once You take a flight with the Airplane ... See full review
posted a review of Bob Seger - Beautiful Loser. about 1 year ago
What a record from Mr. Seger & M.S.R.S. , every song is a gem. Probably one of my favorite records of all times from the greatest person to emerge from the Mid - West.
posted a review of The Doors - The Soft Parade. about 1 year ago
This album from the Door;s was their most creative and poetic and definitely way ahead of it,s time, an absolute classic record!
posted a comment on Quicksilver Messenger Service - Solid Silver. about 1 year ago
A pretty decent effort for a bunch of party hounds with that bay area kind of sound, You know HIPPIES!
posted a review of ZZ Top - Tejas. about 1 year ago
"Arrested For Driving While Blind" has a unique guitar tone and is a really cool song.Most every song has something to it!
posted a comment on ZZ Top - Degüello. about 1 year ago
"A Fool For Your Stockings" is one of their best songs for my money. In general all the songs on this LP segue very well together..
posted a comment on Z Z Top* - Rio Grande Mud. about 1 year ago
The live version of Bar -B-Q is much better but this one,s O.K.,Just Got Paid and Whiskey"n Mama are worth a listen.
posted a comment on The Allman Brothers Band - The Road Goes On Forever. about 1 year ago
A nice mix of songs representing the early days of the original band and formatted nicely!
posted a comment on Rory Gallagher - BBC Sessions. about 1 year ago
A must have for any Rory Gallagher music lover , plenty of His best material and a few surprises as well! Plenty of bang for buck as well!
posted a comment on Rory Gallagher - Photo-Finish. about 1 year ago
Rory pulled out all the stops for this LP, no filler all killer! Plenty of good hard rock'in and blues to move your shoe's!
posted a comment on Rory Gallagher - Against The Grain. about 1 year ago
A great cover of Ledbetter's "Out on the Western Plain " , no doubt one of Ireland,s greatest guitarist,s.
posted a comment on New Riders Of The Purple Sage - New Riders. about 1 year ago
Nice mix of material and sounds good at a party.N.R.P.S. was excellent live band as well!
posted a comment on Yes - Yessongs. about 1 year ago
The band was at it's peak despite constant touring and recording schedules . Most definite the best progressive rock band at that time!
posted a comment on Led Zeppelin - The Soundtrack From The Film The Song Remains The Same. about 1 year ago
I was at one of these shows at M.S.G.these guy,s blew me away!I also own the vinyl , oh what memories!No doubt one of the greatest live acts!
posted a comment on David Bowie - The Man Who Sold The World. about 1 year ago
I had a copy with the cut out in the top right hand corner, most likely a bootleg copy! It;s long gone now! Oh by Jingo!
posted a comment on Steppenwolf - Gold (Their Great Hits). about 1 year ago
I remember listening to this greatest hits on eight track tape , which would continue to play over and over until the tape was removed from the unit.The tape eventually wore out and broke.All great songs to party along with!
posted a comment on Outlaws - Ghost Riders. about 1 year ago
One of my all time favorite songs is :Ghost Riders" along with "Angels Hide" which are the standouts on this LP. If fierce guitar playing is what You want to hear, then this is the record for You!
posted a comment on Kansas (2) - Song For America. about 1 year ago
This album has a kind of patriotic sound and is very deep and in touch with certain feelings about life experiences.
posted a comment on Nektar - Magic Is A Child. about 1 year ago
The one song that stands out on the album is "Spread Your Wings". There is a guitar solo in this song that is incredible!The whole record is pretty good as well.
posted a comment on Johnny Winter - Captured Live!. about 1 year ago
Johnny was at His peak at the time this was recorded,with a nice lineup of songs.The icing on the cake is definitely "Sweet Papa John" it really jams.Listen closely for the eerie guitar played by Floyd Radford it accents Johnny.s playing perfectly.
posted a comment on John Klemmer - Touch. about 1 year ago
Another great work by a jazz master whom really knows how to create magic for Our ears!
posted a comment on Al Di Meola - Electric Rendezvous. about 1 year ago
i stand corrected this is the version I own. Superb sound quality and top notch recording.
posted a comment on Al Di Meola - Electric Rendezvous. about 1 year ago
I own the half speed master on vinyl, which I do not see listed.The sound quality is excellent not to mention the recording itself.I do remember purchasing this album around 1982.
posted a review of Santana - Shango. about 1 year ago
Once again Carlos never ceases to amaze,a must have recording,featuring great talents!
posted a review of Santana - Abraxas. about 1 year ago
I remember listening to this on vinyl LP back when it was first released and was blown away by the sound that came out of those primitive speakers and low quality equipment available at the time! This album was considered very hot stuff and was blasting ... See full review
posted a review of Little Feat - Waiting For Columbus. about 1 year ago
This double vinyl LP represents the energy and immense talent Little Feat presented at these performances.As a matter of fact The Feat still tour and bring out that same level of quality live! Kudos to Their founder, Lowell George in the Afterlife!
posted a review of Wishbone Ash - Live In Concert. about 1 year ago
I own the CD version and I found the sound quality as well as the performance to be very good.The set list of material also reflects the true talent of a Great Live Band such as Wishbone Ash.
posted a review of REO Speedwagon - You Get What You Play For. over 2 years ago
I purchased this gem back when it was released and it just really had real chops and talent through-out.The best song is Being Kind{ Can Hurt Someone Sometimes} the original member Kevin Cronin puts an immense passion on the vocals for this song.If You ... See full review
posted a comment on David Bowie - The Man Who Sold The World. over 2 years ago
I once owned a similar copy that I purchased as a cut-out in a discount bin in a retail record outlet.It since left my ownership when my storage unit was auctioned off for delinquent payment.I knew the record had some collectible value, perhaps the copy ... See full review
posted a review of The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Axis: Bold As Love. over 2 years ago
Jimi just puts it all together for Axis Bold as Love,some real masterful guitar playing ,with Noel and Mitch providing the rhythm section in perfect form! The copy I own has only been played one time when I duped onto a cassette tape!Definitely worth ... See full review
posted a review of Chris Squire - Fish Out Of Water. over 2 years ago
I bought this album on recommendation of a bass playing co-worker back in 1975 upon it,s release! Chris Squire,s musical skills just astounded me from the minute the needle hit the vinyl.Lucky Seven is a gem and really has a rhythmic bounce and ... See full review
posted a review of Jeff Beck - Blow By Blow. over 2 years ago
Blow by Blow is a critic,s pick apart record due to the fact the song,s are all over the map. Jeff,s improvisation skill,s stand out through out this entire album.The musicians in the band compliment one another with superb interplay and creativity.Every ... See full review
posted a review of Rory Gallagher - Photo-Finish. over 2 years ago
Mr. Gallagher was, and still one of the very best all around live performer I ever witnessed in my entire years of watching some of the elite in the business!He talks no talk but can walk plenty of miles on his playing ability!This was released after I ... See full review
posted a review of Mott The Hoople - Mott The Hoople Live. over 2 years ago
This album is a great collection of Mott The Hoople to date and showcases some extremely exciting renditions of songs played in real time live at Premeir venues for the time!The medley on the Hammersmith side is a treasure all in itself,a definite for ... See full review
posted a review of Old & In The Way - Old & In The Way. over 2 years ago
This is one of those once in a lifetime musical exceptions that everything went perfect and became an instant classic to add to one,s collection of masterful live recordings.
posted a review of Pink Floyd - A Saucerful Of Secrets. over 2 years ago
In the seventies an eight track tape was available with both Piper at the Gates of Dawn and Saucerful of Secrets on one tape!Iwill say some of the music on this tape was pretty obscure and definitely could be described as a bunch of deranged acid ... See full review
posted a review of Nektar - Down To Earth. over 2 years ago
The concept of this record set around an actual circus actually adds dimension to a progressive sound.The horns also pick up on the pace and add to the feeling and mood of a unique record any true Nektar fan should proudly own!
posted a comment on Nektar - Magic Is A Child. over 2 years ago
Most people would not agree but I consider this record My personal favorite of all Nektar records.The guitar work in Spread Your Wings is really intense.Many people who are loyal fans of this German Prog. Rock band never imagined how amazing this guys ... See full review
posted a comment on David Bowie - David Live. over 2 years ago
The fact that sound quality on this record is just extraordinaire makes it a must have for any Mr. Bowie fan.The musicians David put together for this tour just accent one another very well.I in fact have never seen David Bowie perform live. I have some ... See full review
posted a review of Flame (34) - Queen Of The Neighborhood. over 2 years ago
I saw Flame open for the German Prog Rock Band Nektar in 1977. My take on Flame,they sounded like a supercharged garage band with a really gutsy female vocalist.I went out and bought "Queen of the Neighborhood" the very next day and gave it a serious ... See full review
posted a review of Lou Reed - Berlin. over 2 years ago
The album "Berlin"was the precursor to Rock and Roll Animal, and every top rated musician was recruited to insure this would become a true masterpiece for it,s place in time! We lost a true musical visionary when Mr. Reed left us for His final resting ... See full review
posted a review of Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble* - Live At Carnegie Hall. over 2 years ago
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble with special guest Dr. John & Horn Section to boot! This live recording in Carnegie Hall is just incredible,really what more could You ask for!The two standouts are from the most recent album to date,Couldn't Stand The ... See full review
posted a review of John Fogerty - Premonition. over 2 years ago
I am listening to this CD as I am writing this review,words are hard to describe a treasure trove of fine music.If You like a personable and gifted performer and premier song writer,treat Yourself to a real experience that will bring smiles to a your ... See full review
posted a review of Johnny Winter - The Woodstock Experience . over 2 years ago
At this time Johnny Winter was taking no prisoners and just let it rip!I could imagine the crowd when They saw this Albino from Texas play like a demon.I think when Chuck Berry wrote Johnny B. Goode , He was making reference to John Dawson Winter the ... See full review
posted a review of Johnny Winter - Gangster Of Love. over 2 years ago
This is not Johnny,s very best,but covers a lot of ground from His early days and encompasses a wide spectrum of a special blues guitarist Who is sorely missed but never will be forgotten!So if You don,t mind listening to some simple but hardcore blues ... See full review