The Story Of Vinyl by Jac Holzman, who founded Elektra records in 1950. Go here to read about the history and the process by Jac Holzman: This link only works if you cut and paste it. http://www.elektra60.com/news/dreams-vinyl-story-lp-long-playing-record-jac-holzman Jac Holzman and Elektra recording artist Judy Collins. Go here to read about Jac Holzman and his story: […]
Bachdenkel are a completely forgotten fantastic British band who made two albums seven years apart. This album was recorded in 1970 but not released until 1973. The line was as follows: Colin Swinburne, vocals, guitar, organ, piano, Peter Kimberley, bass, piano (Track 2), vocals, Brian Smith, drums, Karel Beer, organ (on Track 7 only). Apparently Karel […]
T2’s 1970 classic It’ll All Work Out In Boomland boasted a great 17 year old guitarist called Keith Cross who quit after the album. In 1972 he made Bored Civilians album (with Peter Ross) under the name Cross and Ross and then simply disappeared!. Great early seventies progressive gem.
When Paul McCartney releases a new album, you close your eyes and pray that he tried to do something worthy of his talent. In the last eight years he has released Chaos And Creation In The Backyard 2005, where he tried, Memory Almost Full 2007, where he didn’t and Electric Arguments 2008, under the name […]
As a Robert Wyatt aficionado this is a delightful piece of news. If you do not know about Robert Wyatt then you can investigate many different stages of his career as a drummer, innovator, singer and a political voice. As part of the Canterbury scene (I recently picked up The Wilde Flowers vinyl release) along […]