Stackridge performed to a sold out audience in Bath, England during April 2007 as part of theircommitment to touring the UK during that year. AngelAir were there to record this historic gig.The gig whilst being memorable for them playing alltheir popular songs also heralded the return to live performances of MUTTER SLATER who had always in the past commanded audience attention and participation. The fans were not disappointed.Classic English popular music. Due In: 14/01/2008
The first reissue of this seminal album, "Chain", originally released in 1989, by a performer with genuine cult status as an outsider pop genius, Paul Haig. The CD front cover features the original sleeve, the wonderful portrait photograph of Audrey Hepburn by Angus McBean. The CD booklet includes a discography featuring all of his front coverimages and sleeve notes contributed to by Paul Haig. The album features 5 bonus tracks: Something Godd (10" mix), Over You, Free To Go, Ideal Of Living (remix) and The Last Kiss.
Smokie - Other Side Of The Road. CD. (Label: 7Ts, Cat.No: GLAMCD 41)
Long overdue CD re-issue of Smokies 1979 studio album "The Other Side Of The Road", totally remastered. It was a hit in Germany where they had strong chart positioning throughout their career, while it's success remained sporadic everywhere else. Notably an album filled with strong melodies and some fine arrangements, it is marked by one of the most soulful vocal performances Chris Norman ever gave. The original thirteen track album has been expanded with four bonus numbers: "Cryin", "Did She Have To Go Away", "You're You" and "Maybe I Just Don't Know." Booklet contains original LP artwork, liner notes, lyrics and loads of pictures of rare European singles sleeves.
Smokie - The Montreaux Album. CD. (Label: 7Ts, Cat.No: GLAMCD 40)
Long overdue UK CD release for Smokie's fifth studio album. The original ten track long player has been remastered and expanded with bonus cuts: two tracks that vocalist Chris Norman recorded with Suzi Quatro (released as a single) "Stumblin' In" and "A Stanger With You." Booklet contains original LP artwork, detailed liner notes and loads of pictures of rare European picture sleeves.
First ever UK CD release for the Bay City Rollers sixth studio album from 1978, the last to feature vocalist Les McKeown. Includes the UK single version of 'All Of The World Is Falling In Love' (appearing on CD for the firsttime), the Japanese single 'Another Rainy Day In New York City' and the German Top 50 hit 'Where Will I Be Now'. Booklet contains original LP artwork, lyrics to all the songs, detailed liner notes and pictures of allthe associated singles sleeves.
When Queen returned for the fourth time to Montreal’s 18,000 seater Forum in November 198, the group had spent the best part of two years on the road. Straight after their triumphant Latin American tours, the worldwide success of The Game album and their recent Greatest Hits volume one, the group were on peak form and still in their full pomp (despite the more conservative haircuts). This tour features arguably Freddie's greatest vocal performances, two years on the road had honed his voice and his physical form into a much more powerful shape. Don't think that this is just another 80's era concert album, there is still classics like: "Keep Yourself Alive", "I'm In Love With My Car", "Sheer Heart Attack" and "Let Me Entertain You", as well as Roger Taylor's timpani solo! A real top draw live performance, showing a band on the cusp of stadium superstardom.
Originally called The Radiators From Space, these Irish proto-punk legends released two albums in the late '70's before disbanding. Various attempts have bee nmade in the last few years to get the band back on it's feet, with numerous line ups joining some of the original members. After a few EP releases at the start of the century, here it is, their third album proper. Fourteen tracks in total.
Randy & The Radiants - Memphis Beat - The Sun Recordings 1964 - 19666. CD. (Label: Big Beat, Cat.No: CDWIKD 267)
Amongst the last releases on Sun Records were a pair of singles by Randy & the Radiants, one of the most popular teen combos in Memphis in the mid-1960s. Sam Phillips’ attempt to get back at the British Invasion, they were more than just another Beatles knock off with their smooth harmonies and folk/ countrified arrangements as well as the in-house garage / pop songs that took them above the many pretenders to the throne. Many of these twenty four tracks, recorded with either Phillips himself or his son Knox are unisseud before now.
Ferrante And Teicher - Soundproof - The Sound Of Tomorrow Today!. CD. (Label: El, Cat.No: ACMEM124CD)
Space age pop, exotica, bachelor pad, lounge, cocktail music, hi-fi sounds, "Sundproof" is the definitive mid-century album and (having never been re-released in any format) one of the rarest and most sought after. Mid fifties standards meet the arrangements and production of Joe Meek and the technical approach of John Cage. Twenty four tracks in total.
Jennifer - Jennifer. CD. (Label: Rev Ola, Cat.No: CRREV 227)
Known internationally for her duets with Joe Cocker and Bill Medley in the 80's, Jennifer Warnes started out as an ambitious hippie folkie singer. A regular on US TV hit The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour where she sang with guests including Donovan, Glen Campbell, Kris Kristofferson, Dion, John Hartford and Mason Williams. In the same year she appeared in a Los Angeles production of the musical Hair, she released her debut album I Remember Everything, followed twelve months later by See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me, Heal Me. This release features these two albums together and include her sunkissed, soulful takes on tunes by The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Bee Gees and Joni Mitchell amongst many others.
First time on CD for the one and only album by mid 70's Scottish teenyboppers - Dead End Kids which now comes with three bonus tracks. Booklet contains sleeve notes, original LP artwork (including repro of free colour poster!) plus many European picture sleeves; A positive Dead End Kids fest! Bonus tracks: "Lady (Put The Light On Me)", "Heart Get Ready For Love" and "Radancer."
Smoie's fourth album, released in 1977, finds the group expanding their sonic horizons to incorporate psychedelic Beatle influences, hard rock and even the odd reggae touch. The original ten track release now features three bonus tracks: "Now You Think You Know", "Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone" and "Here Lies a Man." Totally re-mastered, this now comes complete with original LP artwork, lyrics, detailed liner notes and loads of rare European only picture sleeves.
Bangles - Manic Monday: The Best Of. Dble CD. (Label: Music Club, Cat.No: MCDLX059)
A comprehensive introduction to the Bangles successful career. This self contained, all playing, all writing, all singing girl group were one of the sensations of the 1980's. features here are thirty six of their tracks spread over two discs. Includes: "Eternal Flame", "He's Got A Secret", "Walk Like An Egyptian" and "Complicated Girl."
Sweet - Blockbuster! The Best Of. CD. (Label: Music Club, Cat.No: MCDLX048)
Thirty six track celebration of one of the biggest acts of the UK Glam era. This is a comprehensive introduction to their career; they were a constant presence on the radio for most of the 70's and made regular TV appearances due to their outrageous iamge. Includes: "Wig-Wam Bang", "Teenage Rampage", "Rebel Rouser" and "Rock n Roll Disgrace."