Monday, 5 October 2015

African Warrior (Warner Brothers 1978)

Don't know too much about too much about this Mini Album ,recorded in the late 70s in Johannesburg by a group of musicians called either Xulu  , but the main African warrior track is a fun bit of "African disco and the Bob Marley and Pete tosh cover tracks on the b side of the album are nicely done too

1 - African Warrior
2 - Get Up,Stand Up / African /Wait In Vain / One Love-People Get ready

AFRICAN WARRIOR

Saturday, 26 September 2015

Royal Artillery Mounted Band - Out Of The Box,Top TV Themes (Lismor recordings 1974)

Don't have too many Military band albums in my collection,but this is a great album of TV Themes by the Royal Artillery Mounted Band from 1974 with cracking versions of the themes to the big match, Nationwide,Alias smith and Jones and the Avengers


Tracks
1 -The Big Match / Hawaii Five 0 / Clochemerle / Midweek / Mission Impossible / Nationwide /Eurovision

2 - Alias Smith And Jones / The Avengers / Hogan's Heroes / Follyfoot (The Lightning Tree) / The Lotus Eaters / Black Beauty / The Wombling Song

OUT OF THE BOX

Sunday, 20 September 2015

Paddy Roberts At The Blue Angel (Decca 1961)

A fun album of tunes from Paddy Roberts,recorded live at the blue angel.sadly paddy is not too well known now (apart from the songs for gay dogs album cover! ) but he wrote some very witty songs

 TRACKS

1- Short song /At the blue angel / Love at the blue angel /Love is a wonderful thing /Our Little village / You'll always find a drunk/Women/Send for me

2 - French song / The rabbi and the priest /Medley-Horsey horsey,softly softly & Lay down your arms / Ballad of bethnal green / Dad's song / Follow me


THE BLUE ANGEL

Thursday, 17 September 2015

Re-Uploads?

Thinking of re-uploading some of my previous album rips that i uploaded (Before they got deleted by mediafire) including this RD Set ,so keep a watch out !!



Wednesday, 16 September 2015

Gogo Jackson & The Pop Brass - 2000 Trumpets (Turnover Records 197?)

Another Cheesy Album of German Schlager tunes from the late 60s and early 70s , This time from Gogo Jackson and his pop Brass. Can't find any info on Mr Go-go and the album sleeve gives no clue (,Still it's a fun album to listen to  )

2000 Trumpets

Tuesday, 15 September 2015

Tijuana 70 - A tribute to Herb Alpert

Here are three tracks from Tijuana 70 -A Tribute To Herb Alpert ,Released on the Deacon Label in 1970,It was one of the first albums i ever blogged (Around 2009) and it still sounds great . Tracks Are Spanish Eyes, Old fashioned and Kalinka


Saturday, 12 September 2015

Wout Steenhuis - Whats New? (EMI 1978)

Frrom 1978 , One of Wout's best Albums - What's New?. Not too much Hawaiian ispired tunes but it has some great sounds and great playing from Wout

Tracks
1.Mr tambourine Man/Sealed with a kiss/Dutch guitar/Green Green Grass Of Home/Sunny/Space Walk/Love In The Morning/Tiger eyes

2.Harper Valley PTA/Lazy Guitar/Steel Away (Sloop John B)/Norwegian Wood/Daydream/Rain/House Of
The Rising Sun/What's New?

WHAT'S NEW ?

Sunday, 6 September 2015

Will Glahe - Akkordeon Pops 3 (Decca 197?)

Picked up this album about 10 years ago on a day trip to skegness,and yesterday i played it for the first time!, It's a cheesey but fun album of Schlager medleys from the king of the accordeon players -  Will Glahé

1 - Hasta La Vista Medley/2 Schmetterlinge können nicht weinen Medley /  Ein Schlafsack und eine Gitarre Medley / Goodbye Mama Medley /Hallo, Herr Nachbar Medley

2 -  Bella Italia medley / Goodbye My Love, Goodbye Medley / Der Stern von Mykonos medley / Warum Medley /  Ich komm bald wieder Medley

AKKORDEON POPS 3



Thursday, 3 September 2015

The yetties - Dorset Style (Decca 1979)

I haven't done any blogging for ages (about 3 years or so! ), But here is a fun album of Scrumpy 'n" Western from The Yetties

Sample


 Tracks
1 -  MAKE MINE COUNTRY STYLE/ THE DORSET JUGGERNAUT/THE CORNISH FLORAL DANCE/ IT'S ALWAYS THE RIGHT TIME FOR LOVE/ WATERCRESS /WHITSUN DANCE

2 - THE JOLLY WAGONER/ LITTLE BROWN JUG / THE WEDDING SONG / ALL THE GOOD THINGS / WHERE THE LILACS GROW / JOHN O' DREAMS

DORSET STYLE    

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