Monthly Archives: October 2015

(October 18, 2015): 10cc – Wall Street Shuffle

From the 1974 album, Sheet Music, with the band’s original line-up: Eric Stewart, Kevin Godley, Lol Creme and Graham Gouldman.  This was the biggest single off the LP and got significant FM and AM airplay, at least where I was … Continue reading

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(October 17, 2015): Five Horse Johnson – The Job

From the 2013 album, The Taking of Black Heart.  A Toledo band that released six long players from 1996-2006.  With lead singer Eric Oblander suffering a stroke in 2004, it seem that nothing would follow.  According to “The Blade” in … Continue reading

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(October 16, 2015) – Dengue Fever – Tip My Canoe

From the 2005 album, Escape From Dragon House.  LA-based, Cambodian fuzz. Unlike the debut album, which exclusively comprised covers of 1960s Cambodian pop, this album is all new material.  Zac Holtzman makes an attempt at singing Khmer.  Nimol and her … Continue reading

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(October 8, 2015): John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension – You Know You Know

From the 2014 album, The Boston Record.  Recorded live in Back Bay at the Berklee Performance Center in June 2013.  With Ranjit Barot on drums, Etienne Mbappe on bass, and Gary Husband and keys.  Fuzz-tone, high-energy fusion like the old Mahavishnu … Continue reading

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