Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Sound of Music – An Original Soundtrack Recording

Freebie The popularity of this album is truly amazing. I would be surprised if there is anything that still exist of the original master tapes judging by the number of times this recording has been re-released. It was the biggest selling album in … Continue reading

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The Edgar Winter Group – Shock Treatment

‘Shock Treatment’ was the 4th studio album by Edgar Winter. It produced two charting singles ‘Easy Street’ and ‘River’s Risin”. The album went to #13 on Billboard Pop Albums chart. A respectful follow up to the highly successful ‘They Only Come … Continue reading

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The Guess Who – Share The Land

‘Share The Land’ is the eighth studio album by The Guess Who and their first after Randy Bachman’s departure. The songs ‘Hand Me Down World’ and ‘Bus Rider’ were both lifted from the band Brother when Kurt Brother left to join … Continue reading

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The Free Design – Kites Are Fun

  Released in 1967 the debut album from The Free Design is very much of it’s time, the summer of love. Bruce, Chris, Ellen, Sandra and Stefanie Dedrick weave complex vocal harmonies with precise instrumental arrangements to achieve their unique sound. The … Continue reading

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