Archive for Albums

Historical Happening – Disco Demolition

Posted in Albums, art, collectibles, frustrate, history, life, LP, music, News, people, pet peeves, radio, soundtracks, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , on 07/12/2017 by Edward Brock

A bunch of idiots destroyed records, damaged a baseball field, and forced the White Sox into forfeiting a game–all because they didn’t like a particular style of music. Proof that stupidity has always been with us.

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Historical Happening – Jackson 5 on American Bandstand

Posted in Albums, art, Cool Stuff, funk, history, legends, LP, music, News, radio, soundtracks, TV, Uncategorized, youtube with tags , , , , , , , , on 02/21/2017 by Edward Brock

The Jackson 5 made their TV debut on American Bandstand–on this day in 1970.

A Moment of Fun – Ronco’s Funky Favorites

Posted in Albums, amazon, art, Cool Stuff, funny, history, humor, laughter, LP, music, radio, soundtracks, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , on 02/06/2017 by Edward Brock

Oh, the simple joys of childhood.

This was one of the albums I had as a kid–and it was so much fun.

Historical Happening – Introducing… The Beatles

Posted in Albums, art, beatles, Cool Stuff, history, legends, music, Uncategorized with tags , , , on 01/10/2017 by Edward Brock

Introducing… The Beatles was released, in the U.S., on this day in 1964.

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Electric Light Orchestra – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2017

Posted in Albums, amazon, art, beatles, Cool Stuff, electric light orchestra, fantasy, legends, LP, music, News, sci-fi, soundtracks, technology, Uncategorized, wisdom, youtube with tags , , , , , on 12/20/2016 by Edward Brock

A long overdue congratulations to my favorite band of all-time:

Jeff Lynne’s ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA.

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They have been the music of my childhood and into adulthood–and I still love them.

Lennon / McCartney / The Beatles

Posted in Albums, beatles, Cool Stuff, history, music, Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on 07/06/2016 by Edward Brock

Arguably (though not really), the seeds of the most important band in music history–The Beatles–were planted, as John Lennon & Paul McCartney meet for the first time.

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Historical Happening–LP Record Unveiled

Posted in Albums, history, LP, music, Uncategorized with tags , , , , on 06/18/2016 by Edward Brock

On June 18, 1948 Columbia Records unveiled the LP Record (Long Play-33 1/3 vinyl) at a press conference at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel.

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