Friday, June 23, 2017

Budgie - Squawk (1972) (Vinyl)

Year: 1973 (LP 2014)
Label: Noteworthy Productions (UK), Fly Records, NP22V
Style: Hard Rock
Country: Cardiff, Wales
Time: 38:12
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 253 Mb

Squawk is the second studio album by the rock band Budgie. It was released in September 1972 on Kapp Records. The album was certified Gold in 1973. The cover art was by Roger Dean.

01. A1 Whisky River (03:16)
02. A2 Rocking Man (05:27)
03. A3 Rolling Home Again (01:42)
04. A4 Make Me Happy (02:37)
05. A5 Hot As A Docker's Armpit (05:48)
06. B1 Drugstore Woman (03:13)
07. B2 Bottled (01:52)
08. B3 Young Is A World (08:00)
09. B4 Stranded (06:16)

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Slade - Slayed (1972) (Vinyl)

Year: 1972 (LP 1972)
Label: Polydor Records (Germany), 2383 163
Style: Glam Rock
Country: UK
Time: 34:38
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1
Size: 262 Mb

Slayed? is the second studio album by the British rock group Slade. It was released on 1 November 1972, and reached No. 1 on the UK charts. The album lasted on the UK charts for a total of 34 weeks, and was also their longest-charting album in the United States where it stayed on the charts for half a year (three weeks more than Keep Your Hands Off My Power Supply) despite barely reaching the Top 75.
The album contains two of the group's biggest hits, "Gudbuy t'Jane" and "Mama Weer All Crazee Now", and is consistently said by rock critics to be their "...greatest studio album."
The album is included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.
For the Record and Radio Mirror poll results of 1974, Slayed? peaked at #4 on the top ten list of best British albums.
The album was awarded a UK Silver Disc in early 1973.

01. A1 How D'You Ride (03:12)
02. A2 The Whole World's Goin' Crazee (03:37)
03. A3 Look At Last Nite (03:06)
04. A4 I Won't Let It 'Appen Agen (03:16)
05. A5 Move Over (03:44)
06. B1 Gudbuy T'Jane (03:33)
07. B2 Gudbuy Gudbuy (03:29)
08. B3 Mama Weer All Crazee Now (03:44)
09. B4 I Don' Mind (03:08)
10. B5 Let The Good Times Roll (03:45)

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Friday, June 2, 2017

Groundhogs - Hogwash (1972) (Vinyl)

Year: 1972 (LP 1972)
Label: United Artists Records (UK), UAG 29419
Style: Blues Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock
Country: England
Time: 39:10
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 268 Mb

The Groundhogs are a British rock band founded in late 1963, that toured extensively in the 1960s, achieved prominence in the early 1970s and continued sporadically into the 21st century. Tony McPhee (guitar and vocals) is the sole constant member of the group, which has gone through many personnel changes but usually records and performs as a power trio.

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01. A1 I Love Miss Ogyny (05:23)
02. A2 You Had A Lesson (05:51)
03. A3 The Ringmaster (01:22)
04. A4 3744 James Road (07:14)
05. B1 Sad Is The Hunter (05:17)
06. B2 S'one Song (03:34)
07. B3 Earth Shanty (07:01)
08. B4 Mr. Hooker, Sir John (03:22)


Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Koko Taylor - Jump For Joy (1990) (Vinyl)

Year: 1990 (LP 1990)
Label: Alligator Records (USA), AL4784
Style: Blues
Country: Millington, Tennessee, U.S.
Time: 46:41
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 297 Mb

Koko Taylor (September 28, 1928 – June 3, 2009) was an American singer whose style encompassed many genres. including Chicago blues, electric blues, rhythm and blues and soul blues. She was sometimes called "The Queen of the Blues." She was known for her rough, powerful vocals and traditional blues stylings. Her name was sometimes styled KoKo Taylor.

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01. A1 Can't Let Go (04:56)
02. A2 Stop Watching Your Enemies (05:13)
03. A3 Hey Baby (04:16)
04. A4 Tired Of That (05:47)
05. A5 It's A Dirty Job (04:18)
06. B1 Jump For Joy (04:18)
07. B2 Time Will Tell (04:45)
08. B3 The Eyes Don't Lie (03:42)
09. B4 Fishing Trip (05:23)
10. B5 I Don't Want No Leftovers (03:58)


Tuesday, May 30, 2017

The Moody Blues - Every Good Boy Deserves Favour (1971) (Vinyl)

Year: 1971 (LP 1971)
Label: Threshold Records (UK), THS-5
Style: Symphonic Rock
Country: Birmingham, England
Time: 39:46
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1
Size: 227 Mb

The album reached #1 on the British album charts, in addition to a three week stay at #2 in the United States, and produced one top-40 single, "The Story in Your Eyes." The track "Emily's Song" was written by John Lodge for his newborn daughter. (Wikipedia)
Matrix Side A: XZAL-10638.P-IW, Side B: XZAL-10639.P-IW

born 14 October 1946 Justin Hayward – vocals, guitars, sitar
born 20 July 1945 John Lodge – vocals, bass, cello
born 29 December 1941 Ray Thomas – vocals, flute
born 30 March 1941 Graeme Edge – electric and acoustic drums
born 27 December 1941 Mike Pinder – vocals, keyboards

01. A1 Procession (04:36)
02. A2 The Story In Your Eyes (02:55)
03. A3 Our Guessing Game (03:32)
04. A4 Emily's Song (03:40)
05. A5 After You Came (04:32)
06. B1 One More Time To Live (05:40)
07. B2 Nice To Be Here (04:21)
08. B3 You Can Never Go Home (04:14)
09. B4 My Song (06:12)

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Stone The Crows - Ontinuous Performance (1972) (Vinyl)

Year: 1972 (LP 1972)
Label: Polydor Records (UK), 2391-043 SUPER
Style: Rock, Blues-Rock
Country: Glasgow, Scotland
Time: 39:42
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 224 Mb

The band were formed after Maggie Bell was introduced to Les Harvey by his elder brother, Alex Harvey. After playing together in the Kinning Park Ramblers, they rejoined in a band named Power, later renamed Stone the Crows (after a British/Australian English exclamation of surprise or shock) by Led Zeppelin's manager, Peter Grant. The band was co-managed by Grant and Mark London. London was associated with Lulu as the co-writer of her signature song, "To Sir With Love" and was also married to Lulu's manager, Marion Massey. London had also managed the predecessor band Cartoone, which featured Les Harvey on guitar, and in which Peter Grant had a financial interest.

Vocals – Maggie Bell (12 January 1945)
Drums – Colin Allen (9 May 1938)
Keyboards – Ronnie Leahy (born 4 October 1947)
Bass – Steve Thompson (born 17 October 1950)
Guitar – Jimmy McCulloch (4 June 1953 – 27 September 1979)
Guitar - Leslie Harvey (13 September 1944, - 2 May 1972)

Matrix side A: 2391043 A2 12 1 PORKY, 2391043 B1 11 3 PORKY

01. A1 On The Highway (05:39)
02. A2 One More Chance (06:17)
03. A3 Penicillin Blues (05:36)
04. A4 King Tut (02:39)
05. B1 Good Time Girl (03:30)
06. B2 Niagara (09:13)
07. B3 Sunset Cowboy (06:46)

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Monday, May 22, 2017

Bee Gees - Spirits Having Flown (1979) (Russian Vinyl)

Year: 1979 (LP 1981)
Label: Melodia Records (USSR), C60-15757-8
Style: Pop, Disco
Country: UK
Time: 44:39
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1
Size: 268 Mb

Spirits Having Flown is the fifteenth album released by the Bee Gees. It was the group's first album after their collaboration on the Saturday Night Fever soundtrack. The album's first three tracks were released as singles and all reached No. 1 in the US, giving the Bee Gees an unbroken run of six US chart-toppers and tying a record set by The Beatles. It was the first Bee Gees album to make the UK top 40 in ten years (not counting the soundtrack for Saturday Night Fever), as well as being their first and only UK No. 1 album.

Barry Gibb – vocals, rhythm guitar
Robin Gibb – vocals, lead vocals on "Living Together"
Maurice Gibb – bass, harmony vocals

Bee Gees Band
Alan Kendall – lead guitar
Blue Weaver – synthesiser, piano, keyboards, vibraphone, Arp
Dennis Bryon – drums

01. A1 Tragedy (04:57)
02. A2 Too Much Heaven (04:52)
03. A3 Love You Inside Out (04:08)
04. A4 Reaching Out (04:01)
05. A5 Spirits (Having Flown) (05:14)
06. B1 Search Find (04:10)
07. B2 Stop (Think Again) (06:37)
08. B3 Living Togethe (04:15)
09. B4 I'm Satisfied (03:56)
10. B5 Until (02:25)

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