Recent Yard List - been busy lately (many $1, $3 CD's)
CHAO, MANU – ME GUSTAS TU, VIRGIN FR CD Single promo
Promo CD single from the former lead singer of Mano Negra!
CHEAP TRICK – G.H., EPIC US CD
$3, and likely all the Cheap Trick I could ever want (apart from maybe the debut album)
HOLMES, DAVID – BOW DOWN TO THE EXIT SIGN, GO! BEAT JPN CD
An electronica album from a few years back – that I never got around to.
MONEY MARK – PUSH THE BUTTON, TOYS FACTORY JPN CDx2 kami
Rather fond of this Mo’ Wax title – and this is a little album cover 2 disc version!
RUSSELL, LEON – LEON RUSSELL, DCC US CD Gold Disc
Gold Disc with different (and more) bonus tracks!
V.A. – ART LABOE – VOL. 3 DEDICATED TO YOU, ORIGINAL SOUND US CD
V.A. – ART LABOE – VOL. 7 DEDICATED TO YOU, ORIGINAL SOUND US CD
L.A. radio oldies, from Art Laboe – and not just strictly ‘chook’ hits, either! 15 tracks per.
V.A. – BILLBOARD TOP ROCK 'N' ROLL HITS 1972, RHINO US CDOnly 10 tracks, but some silly shit!
V.A. – HITS OF '50, ASV UK CD mono
Neat! All hit songs from 1950 – gee, more pre-modern stuff!
V.A. – ISLAND VIBES - REGGAE + DUB CLASSICS, ISLAND JPN CD
Japanese Island label dub reggae CD, that doesn’t have any Bob Marley on it!
V.A. – VERVE: TALKIN' VERVE, VERVE US CD
Very neat 2 disc set of Verve jazz
V.A. – XMAS: BLUE YULE, RHINO US CD
Yeah yeah yeah…Xmas is over, but this looked groovy, and was a mere $3!
WALKER & THE ALL STARS, JR. – G.H., MOTOWN US CD
You mean, there’s more after “Shotgun”?
ABSOLUTE ELSEWHERE – IN SEARCH OF ANCIENT GODS, ARCANGELO JPN CD kami ’76 progressive rock (instrumental?) album with Bill Bruford, lovingly re-produced
BROWN, ARTHUR – CRAZY WORLD OF ARTHUR BROWN, UNIVERSAL JPN CD kami
Exact re-pro of the debut Arthur Brown LP as a CD, with bonus tracks!
CMU – SPACE CABARET, UNIVERSAL JPN CD kami
Exact re-pro of the 2nd C.M.U. LP as a CD, with bonus tracks! (That’s right!)
GAINSBOURG, SERGE – CONFIDENTIEL, UNIVERSAL JPN CD kami
Exact re-pro of his 1963 LP as a CD, which is easily my favorite Gainsbourg album.
MORALES, HUMBERTO & NORO – MAMBO BY MORALES, SONY JPN CD
1950/1 “Mambo” – 23 tracks in all, glorious mono – think: “Perez Prado”
TAKAHASHI, YUKIHIRO – BLUE MOON BLUE, TOSHIBA JPN CD
’06 solo album by YMO’s vocalist/drummer (a tad expensive, but I love YT’s solo work!)
THUNDERCLAP NEWMAN – HOLLYWOOD DREAM, UNIVERSAL JPN CD kami
Exact re-pro of the only Thunderclap Newman LP as a CD, with bonus tracks!
BENNETT, DUSTER – FINGERTIPS, SANCTUARY UK CD
’75 final album from this late British blues guy – really rather good
BLUE, DAVID / V.A. – DAVID BLUE / SINGER-SONGWRITER PROJECT, ELEKTRA UK CD ‘65/6; Purchased for the Richard Farina and Patrick Sky cuts
COOPER, ALICE – BILLION DOLLAR BABIES, RHINO US 2CD re
2CD version, found inexpensively; a whole extra disc, lots of live tracks, and some out-takes too
ENTWISTLE, JOHN – MAD DOG, SANCTUARY US CD re
ENTWISTLE, JOHN – TOO LATE THE HERO, SANCTUARY US CD re
Two re-mastered Entwistle solo albums on CD – now the set of which ones I wanted is complete
FERLINGHETTI, LAWRENCE – CONEY ISLAND OF THE MIND, RYKODISC US CD
99 cents! The bard of San Francisco waxing philosophical for Rykodisc
FONTAINE, FRANK – SONGS I SING ON THE JACKIE GLEASON SHOW, CCM US CD
99 cents – ’63 album (in stereo), but I doubt any of it is sung in the persona of Crazy Guggenheim!
GILMOUR, DAVID – ARNOLD LAYNE, EMI UK CD Single
’06 single, with David Bowie – recorded live; nice Syd Barrett tribute single, also has “Late Night”
HOLLYWOOD MOTEL – self-titled, ARTEMIS US CD
I bought a bunch of comedy/spoken word CD’s for 99 cents each, and this was among them
INXS – THE SWING, ATCO US CD ’84
The final INXS album I needed / wanted on CD.
LURIE, EVAN / E.J. GOLD – TOKYO TOUR, GATEWAYS US CD
Weird looking 1990 jazz CD from the keyboard player of The Lounge Lizards
PROCOL HARUM – GRAND HOTEL, FRIDAY MUSIC US CD re
’04 re-issue of the ’73 classic, with a live track (from the “Over The Rainbow” LP) added
SEBASTIAN, JOHN – CHASIN' GUS' GHOST, HOLLYWOOD US CD
’99 solo CD from the former heart & soul of The Lovin’ Spoonful – 99 cents!
SERENDIPITY SINGERS – SERENDIPITY / MANY SIDES OF, COLLECTABLES US CD
Two stereo 1964 albums on 1 CD, 99 cents! Seems like “A Mighty Wind”, but for real…
TOWNSHEND, PETE / RONNIE LANE – ROUGH MIX, HIP-O US Dual Disc CD/DVD
Thought I’d try one of these “Dual Discs” – one side CD, th other DVD – with a 1977 classic
GLITTER, GARY – BOYS WILL BE BOYS, ARISTA DE LP
’84 German LP with “Another Rock & Roll Xmas”
JANKEL, CHAS – LOOKING AT YOU, A&M US LP
’85 Former Blockhead solo LP, with a few Ian Dury songs to be found here
MATTHEWS SOUTHERN COMFORT – BEST OF, MCA UK LP
Ian Matthews post-Fairport, pre-solo records ‘best of” – ’74 UK LP of early 70’s material
SUMMERS, ANDY / ROBERT FRIPP – I ADVANCE MASKED, A&M US LP
Never heard this ’82 album – and a nice copy was found for $2
V.A. – A BELLYFUL OF LAUGHS, TRANSATLANTIC UK LP Peter Cook & John Fortune, Bernard Manning, Richard Digance, Mike Harding etc. – British comedy, mid-70’s
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