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 114. NEIL YOUNG (1969)

The hideous painting on the sleeve was a little off putting to say the least. The song titles too were unfamiliar, but in the top right hand corner the price label read £1.99, so it had to be worth a shot. 984 more words

Greatest Records

Ry Cooder, Captain Beefheart, John Handy, Hard Work!

Hard Work. Hard Work.

Never killed anyone.

Or so the sages say.

But, Lord, Lord, it sure can make you dog tired.

What brought me to these thoughts? 219 more words

Music

Buena Vista Social Club - Buena Vista Social Club

We once listened to the opening track of the self titled Buena Vista Social Club album ‘Chan Chan’ for an hour on a CD that skipped in time with the beat without realising, we were just enjoying it so much. 29 more words

Editorial

Central Savings

“I think the real test is to plan something and be able to carry it out to the very end. Not that you're always enthusiastic; it's just that you have to get this thing out. 13 more words
Photography

" Jesus On The Mainline. "

This is the beauty of You Tube. Way back in the day, I recorded the concert the above clip is taken from, from the telly onto my video recorder. 143 more words

My Word !

golfing with Ry Cooder

he displayed a light touch

and played a subtle game

despite the heft of the one wood

he selected for every single shot

Do not miss: World Circuit provide welcome reissue from Cuban maestro Rubén González

Rubén González Fontanills recorded this LP – Introducing…Rubén González – in two days following the completion of the seminal Buena Vista Social Club album in 1997. 198 more words