Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Blue Monday

Previous released on the bootleg "Beatles - Sink In The Can". A very strange compilation of tracks. There's even a bootleg of this bootleg with the original Lee Dorsey song "working in the colemine"credited to the Beatles.
Everything what should not be on that album is ommited to create a fine Cat Steven Album.
The sessions of Cat Stevens with Ringo have now been compiled in the correct order.
Blue Monday (3:08). / If I Have to work for you (3:03). / Tuning (0:58). / Blue Monday Eins Zwei (2:07). / Blue Monday One Two (2:06). / Tuning (0:44). / I just Want To Make Love To You (4:31). / Working In The Coal Mine (4:36). / Baby I Have Some Love For You (1:18). / Looking For The Sailor (8:16)

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Harry Nilsson

When the Walkmen did a note for note rerecording of this, it reminded me to pop it off the shelf and give it a listen. If you can get past the mid-70's production sheen, especially the way the horns sound (shudder), it's a damn fun spin.

1. Many Rivers To Cross Listen / 2. Subterranean Homesick Blues Listen / 3. Don't Forget Me Listen / 4. All My Life Listen / 5. Old Forgotten Soldier Listen / 6. Save The Last Dance For Me Listen / 7. Mucho Mungo-Mt. Elga Listen / 8. Loop De Loop Listen / 9. Black Sails Listen / 10. Rock Around The Clock Listen

Saturday, June 09, 2007

Pat Boone
In A Metal Mood

Fifties recording star Pat Boone has become a headbanger ... performing heavy-metal ditties.

Pat Boone has taken flak from fans as well as foes of heavy-metal music since the release of his new album, Pat Boone in a Metal Mood: No More Mr. Nice Guy in which he covers the "metal classics" of groups such as Alice Cooper, AC/DC, Judas Priest and Guns 'N' Roses. After the squeaky-clean teen idol of the fifties appeared in a leather vest sporting tattoos, dog collar and earring, a religious-broad-casting network yanked his weekly gospel show because some viewers were convinced Boone had gone to the devil.

1. You've Got Another Thing Comin' Listen / 2. Smoke On The Water Listen / 3. It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N Roll) Listen / 4. Panama Listen / 5. No More Mr. Nice Guy Listen / 6. Love Hurts Listen / 7. Enter Sandman Listen / 8. Holy Diver Listen / 9. Paradise City Listen / 10. The Wind Cries Mary Listen / 11. Crazy Train Listen / 12. Stairway To Heaven Listen .