Friday, December 6, 2019

The Red Elvises - I Wanna See You Bellydance


This 1998 lineup was certainly looking for airplay. Only one of the original artists - Igor - remains in the group today. Link in comments. Listen to the hit single *Here*.

Monday, December 2, 2019

The Art Of Skiing - 1941


'Tis the season for goofy outdoor sports. Link in comments.

Thursday, November 28, 2019

Happy Holidays!


The Magical Drummer Boy Fairy Decoration - and myself - would like to be the first to wish you and yours the happiest of all possible holiday seasons, without any weirdness or creepyness in it whatsoever.
Love, Edward

Saturday, November 23, 2019

Stan Freberg Presents The United States Of America Volume 2


Here is the second and final volume. Link in comments.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Stan Freberg Presents The United States Of America Volume 1


Volume 1 happened in 1961. Volume 2 was planned for 1976 but postponed until 1996. Wikipedia has the details. Link in comments.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Dangerous Days - Making Blade Runner - 2007


This full-length version of the documentary provides 210 minutes of tasty kibble for Blade Runner fans like us. Link in comments.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Siouxsie And The Banshees - Twice Upon A Time


Our tour of spooky female vocalists continues. This Post-Glam band was described as Punk, and Post-Punk, and Goth. Link in comments.

Friday, November 8, 2019

Bonzo - Complete BBC Recordings - 2002


Enclosed are twenty very accessible tunes performed live on the BBC by The Bonzo Dog Band. Link in comments.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Bonzo Dog Band - It Was A Great Party


Most of these recording are from Color Me Pop and some are unissued b-side recordings. Link in comments.

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Single Gun Theory - Like Stars In My Hands


1991. They call this downtempo electronic dance music. You might like the ethereal vocals and the sampling. Lead singer Jacqui Hunt has carried on and did a solo album in 2008. Link in comments.

Friday, November 1, 2019

Ladytron - Witching Hour - 2005


Ladytron did a new album this year and are still in the game. This early album contains their most recognized tune. Link in comments.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 8


Recording artists Bo Ratliff and Katie Lee are heard here and are briefly cited in Wikipedia. The rest are not. Play those other tracks as well, please, as I am too, too, busy myself. Link in comments.

Friday, October 25, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 7


Both Hendrix and Dio are featured on this very important album( Al Hendrix and Johnny Dio ). Link in comments.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 6


SITAR PICKIN' MAN seems harmless enough. Perhaps there is more fun to be found here. Link in comments.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 5


We still haven't seen it all. Try some suicide and drownings next. Link in comments.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 4


Volume 3 was all about criminals. Volume 4 is even worse. Link in comments.

Friday, October 11, 2019

Do Not Adjust Your Set - Video


Three Pythons-to-be were cast members as well as the Bonzo Dog Band. When DNAYS ended it was immediately reborn as Monty Python's Flying Circus. Link in comments.

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Bonzo - Let's Make Up and be Friendly - 1972


The Bonzo Dog Band disbanded in 1970 and reunited for this contractual obligation album. Bonzo reunited again in 1988. Link in comments.

Friday, October 4, 2019

Bonzo Dog Band - Keynsham - 1969


This was their 3rd album not posted here previously. I think most of these tunes were intended to chart. Link in comments.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Bonzo - Do Not Adjust Your Set - Audio


30 bits as performed on British television in the sixties by the Bonzos and others. Audio only. Link in comments.

Monday, September 30, 2019

The Most Mysterious Song on the Intenet


If you can name this tune a lot of people would like to know. There is a long article about this in the Rolling Stone. *Here*

Friday, September 27, 2019

Sammy Hagar - My Uncensored Life In Rock


This is Sammy Hagar's gritty autobiography as an audiobook. Enclosed please find dirt on Ronnie Montrose, the Van Halen Brothers, Diamond Dave, and others. And Sammy survived it all. Link in comments.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Bonzo Dog Band - Busted! - 2001


Here are 26 tracks previously hosted on the NEIL INNES SOUND ARCHIVE. They are alternate takes, live recordings, and versions that never went to print. Link in comments.

Saturday, September 21, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 3


A prison-related collection. We could skip this one but that would be a sort of crime also. Link in comments.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Stan Freberg - Oregon! Oregon! - 1959


Stan conjured up this stage show for the Oregon Centennial Commission.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Stan Freberg - The Chun King Chow Mein Hour


An hour-long special for television by Stan and his scoobies. 1962. Link in comments.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 2


30 tracks of product from artists and record companies invisible to Wikipedia. This stuff is awful. Link in comments.

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Stan Freberg Radio Show - 1957


Fifteen episodes and that was that. Stan explains. Link in comments.

Friday, September 6, 2019

The Stan Freberg Commercials


20 minutes of videos as found in the Stan Freberg box set. Link in comments.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Tip Of The Freberg Disk 4 - 1999


I only recently found out that Stan Freberg portrayed Cecil on the BEANY AND CECIL live-action TV show as well as the cartoons. This rip contains disk 4 of 4. And that is almost that. Link in comments.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Tip Of The Freberg Disk 3 - 1999


Here is the third of the four Stan Freberg CD's in the Rhino Records box set. Stan's satirical material annoyed Harry Belafonte, Lawrence Welk, and many others. Link in comments.

Saturday, August 24, 2019

Tip Of The Freberg Disk 2


Stan imitates Jack Web in a sendup of Dragnet and so on. Link in comments.

Firesign Theatre - Pink Hotel Burns Down


1996. After a hiatus the group assembled material which became this album. My previous posting of PHBD was missing a track. Link in comments.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tip Of The Freberg Disk 1 - 1999


Stan Freberg takes the mick on Elvis, Lawrence Welk, and many others with help from various orchestras and singing groups. This is the first of 4 CDs. Link in comments.

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Twisted Tales From The Vinyl Wastelands - 1


29 tracks from 45's minted by small record companies such as Star-Phoenix, Katona, and Hilltop. Few of these artists are found in Wikipedia. Link in comments.

Friday, August 16, 2019

Blind Faith - 1969


Here is a high-quality rip of the reissued CD with some bonus tracks for you to ignore. DO WHAT YOU LIKE is your opportunity for fifteen minutes of R&R Nirvana. Link in comments.

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Time Life Rock Classics - Milestones


You may have heard all of these and some of them too often. Your Recycle Bin awaits. 30 tracks in all. Link in comments.

Friday, August 9, 2019

Time Life - One Hit Wonders


30 hits in all including Afternoon Delight, Beach Baby, Ring My Bell, Turn The Beat Around, and The Sound Of Philadelphia. Link in comments.

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Vangelis - Themes - 1989


Two exclusive Bladerunner tracks and ten more from wherever. Link in comments.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Time Life - Teenage Party


These 24 tunes are from 1962, more and less, and include product from Pat Boone, Connie Francis, Ricky Nelson, and others. Link in comments.

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Drive-in Of the Damned - 3


This last batch of radio adverts includes Dressed To Kill, Goodbye Emanuelle, Logans Run, Mondo Cane, Phantasm, Rollerball, The New House On The Left, Omen II, The Fog, Rollerball, Twitch Of The Death Nerve, Werewolves On Wheels, and hundreds of others that I have never heard of. Link in comments.

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Drive-in Of the Damned - 2


Please please no more dares. Here are 343 more old radio advertisements for drive-in movies. The titles include Amityville Horror, Dracula Vs. Frankenstein, Locker Room Girls, Master Of The Flying Guilotine, Saturn 3, and many more. Link in comments.

Friday, July 26, 2019

Drive-in Of the Damned - 1990


So once upon a summer people listened to radio and heard advertisements for movies showing at the local Drive-in. Here is a collection of 345 such spots. The titles include Alien, Big Bad Momma, Carrie, Disco Fever, Exorcist, Futureworld, Jaws, The Omen, Phantasm, Stepford Wives, Vanishing Point, Zardoz, and lots more. Link in comments.

Friday, July 19, 2019

The Best Of Bond... James Bond


This CD collects many James Bond themes that were NOT done by John Barry. There are twenty of them in fact. Link in comments.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

The Steve Martin Brothers - 1981


Side one is Stand-Up and side 2 is all instrumentals. That's Steve on Banjo. Link in comments.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Steve Martin - Comedy Is Not Pretty!


Steve Martin's third comedy album. Click on this pic to see just how not very pretty it can get. Link in comments.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Spinal Tap - Glastonbury 2009


Glastonbury was the largest venue in this final tour of Spinal Tap. An interview with the unlucky band is included. Link in comments.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Hawaiiannette - 1960


Annette Funicello sings Pineapple Princess which reached #11 on the charts. 12 Tracks in all. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 29, 2019

John Barry - Themependium - 2007


This 4-CD set is OOP although you could buy the last remaining copy from Amazon for $497 and change. These 100 tracks include the spy stuff and the other good stuff. Link in comments.