Monthly Archives: October 2013

(Oct 31, 2013): Those French Girls – Sorry Sorry

From the 1982 a-side 12″ (45rpm) single, Sorry Sorry / Punching Windows.  I remember picking this single up in London in the summer of 1982 and toting it (and a boxful of LPs) back home.  Not sure I would have made … Continue reading

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(Oct 30, 2013): Vince Gauraldi Trio – Baseball Theme

From the 1964 album, Jazz Impressions of “A Boy Named Charlie Brown”.  As a 2004 WS ending looks more and more likely for my beloved Redbirds, some solace from Vince Gauraldi for another losing team.

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(Oct 29, 2013): Roy Hargrove Big Band – Ms. Garvey, Ms. Garvey

From the 2009 album, Emergence.  This hard-bopping Jason Marshall composition puts Hargrove front and center with his 19 piece outfit.

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RIP Lou Reed

Very sad new this morning that Lou Reed, one of my favorite Rock ‘n’ Roll animals, has died.  Here is some “Rock ‘n’ Roll” and some photos of my guitar signed by Mr. Reed.  

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(Oct 28, 2013): The Ramones – California Sun

From the 1964 a-side 7″ (45rpm) single, California Sun / H B Goosestep.  The Rivieras cover of this Henry Glover tune (originally done by Joe Jones in 1961) is the one that everybody remembers. If you are not in the mood … Continue reading

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(Oct 27, 2013): Sum 41 – Still Waiting

From the 2002 sophomore album, Does This Look Infected?  This tune was also the first single off the LP.  Here it comes from the 2009 “best of” collection, All The Good Shit.

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(Oct 26, 2013): Pere Ubu – Beach Boys

From the 1996 CD maxi single, Beach Boys See Dee +.  Beach Boys is the single off the 1995 Raygun Suitcase LP.  The bonus material include 40 minutes of previously unreleased live material performed by the version of Pere Ubu that included David … Continue reading

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