Archive for the ‘rarities’ Category

JONATHAN RICHMAN - SONGS FOR LAURA 1974

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. JONATHAN RICHMAN Songs For Laura 1974 [no label, 1CD] "VG homemade recording." "This is an interesting piece of "curiosa". In 1998, Brad, a member of the old Jonathan mailing list, was playing a CD of his favorite artist when his girlfriend named ...

VARIOUS - 21st CENTURY DUB

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. VARIOUS 21st Century Dub [out of print ROIR release, 1CD] JAPANESE REGGAE AND THE PECKER MIXES Japanese reggae is reggae music originating from Japan. The first reggae band to perform in Japan was The Pioneers who toured in 1975. However it ...

MARLEY FANS, FALL IN

Sunday, April 21st, 2013

Does anybody know the origins of this collection? Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS A Smokeyroom Dub Collection 1974-1980 [unknown Japan dbl vinyl] This collection is wrongly attributed to have been mixed by Japanese percussionist Pecker and members of the Yellow Magic ...

RAINBOW - WORLD TOUR REHEARSALS 1976

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. RAINBOW Tower Of Babel [Super Sonic SS 200013/14/15, 3CD] World Tour Rehearsals 1976. Excellent soundboard. Thanks to rogermetal for sharing the tracks in 2005. Toofonky, who shared a version of this set on Dime in 2010, noted: "At the end of the day, ...

MUSIC AND POLITICS (Updated April 12, 2013)

Friday, April 12th, 2013

Just shy of 50 years ago, the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963. Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. VARIOUS March On Washington For Jobs & Freedom 1963 Recorded August 28, 1963 at National Mall and Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC. Radio broadcast quality. First time in ...

ALONE AGAIN, NATURALLY (Updated April 13, 2013)

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Spread the word. CHUMBAWAMBA In Memoriam: Margaret Thatcher The CD was mailed out April 8 to all who had preordered the disc in 2005. Ex SBD stereo. Back in 2005, anarchist collective Chumbawamba pre-sold an EP called In Memoriam: Margaret Thatcher which they would keep under wraps until the prime minister passed away. Since ...

TONY WILLIAMS/POP WORKSHOP - SWEDEN 1974

Sunday, April 7th, 2013

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. TONY WILLIAMS/POP WORKSHOP Song Of The Pterodactyl [no label, 1CD] Recorded at Europa Film Studio, Sweden 1974. Excellent vinyl rip (Out of print vinyl, Grammofonverket ‎– EFG-501 5 101). Thanks to the person who shared this on the net in 2005. The ...

THE VELVET UNDERGROUND - EVERYTHING YOU’VE HEARD ABOUT THE VELVET UNDERGROUND

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork. THE VELVET UNDERGROUND Everything You've Heard About The Velvet Underground [VU333, originally released as a three-LP set, shared here on 2CD] Demos, early recordings, outtakes, rehearsal and live, tracks and out of print material. Good to fairly good audio. Vinyl rip, ...

THE PHILIP COHEN COLLECTION: GEORGE HARRISON AND RAVI SHANKAR - EAST AND WEST, YIN AND YANG (RAVI SHANKAR R.I.P. 1920-2012)

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

RAVI SHANKAR R.I.P. 1920-2012 Indian sitar maestro Ravi Shankar died on December 11, 2012 in a hospital in the US, aged 92. Shankar was admitted to the Scripps Memorial Hospital in San Diego on December 6 after complaining of breathing difficulties, reports say. The legendary musician and his musician daughter Anoushka had ...

MICKEY HART - LOST ALBUMS

Saturday, June 23rd, 2012

Update: June 25, 2012 A number of Bob Dylan tracks are no longer available for download. DMCA Request : Please cease Infringing Activity / remove Infringed Title(s) from Infringing File Location(s) ASAP : thank you. Deborah Sykes for and on behalf of WEB SHERIFF® 'Argentum' 2 Queen Caroline Street London W6 9DX United Kingdom + + + + + BigO Website On ...