Monthly Archives: September 2016

Enoch Light presents Tony Mottola and the Quad Guitars

Tony Mottola released over fifty albums during his long career. He also played with Doc Severinsen’s  Orchestra on The Tonight Show. This was requested by jaypfunk on October 15, 2016 over on the Dreaming-Spires Quadraphonic Archive-II. Good things come to those who … Continue reading

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Hans Wurman – The Moog Strikes Bach…

The 1968 release and overwhelming success of ‘Switched-On Bach‘ caused quite a frenzy at the time. There were a plethora of copycat synthesizer LP’s that immediately hit the market hoping to cash in on the craze. Most were ill conceived and revealed … Continue reading

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Elvis Presley – From Elvis In Memphis

Elvis is in the building or is that onboard the ship. Released in 1969 on RCA records ‘From Elvis in Memphis’ is the 15th studio album by Elvis Presley. This history making release marked the return to non-soundtrack albums after the success … Continue reading

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Boots Randolph – Homer Louis Randolph III

Now ask yourself, what is one boot good for? They usually come in pairs. So here you go a second boot to make the set. Released in 1971 on the Monument label ‘Homer Louis Randolph III’ reached 141 on the … Continue reading

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Buffy Sainte-Marie – Quiet Places

Released in 1973 ‘Quiet Places’ was the 12th album from Buffy Sainte-Marie. It failed to chart. By this time she was being blacklisted due to her anti war stance and support of native americans. This album was recorded in Nashville … Continue reading

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Bob Jackson ‘Boots’ the Sax with The Strange Ones

This was released in 1972 on vinyl by Audio Spectrum using the QS format and by Alshire on Q8. There is very little information available concerning this title which opens up the door for questions. Who are The Strange Ones and what exactly does … Continue reading

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Bachman-Turner Overdrive – Bachman-Turner Overdrive II

Released in 1973 BTO’s second album reached number four on the charts and contains two top twenty songs. Both ‘Takin’ Care of Business’ and ‘Let It Ride’ reached number three in their homeland of Canada. The three brothers Randy, Tim and Robbie along … Continue reading

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The Famley Guitar Band – Circles

Freebie While doing some housekeeping the Captain noticed two holes in the CB Catalog. This CB024 fills one of those slots with CB018 still being awol. Continuing ‘The Famley Guitar Band’ series this is the 5th and next to last release … Continue reading

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Joan Baez – Hits/Greatest & Others

    Released in 1973 this compilation album was put out by Vanguard two years after Baez had moved over to A&M. It contains the most successful cover of The Band’s ‘The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down’. This version reached number three on the Billboard … Continue reading

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