Archive for the Music On Vinyl Category
Just before entering the chart with their one big British hit “Kites” Simon Dupree & The Big Sound released the album Without Reservations. The Scottish psychedelic band combining a lot of different music on the album, including their blue-eyed soul, ska and pop. Their creativeness can be found in the […]
The American hardcore punk band Agnostic Front formed the side project Madball in the late 80’s, when front man Roger Miret let his brother Freddy Cricien perform the lead vocals. They released their debut album called Set It Off in 1994 as a document of the hardcore music they were […]
Reissue ULTRA-RARE PSYCHEDELIC 1967 hard-rock album from US studio formation DEVIL’S ANVIL. Oriental (Turkish, Arab and Greek) tunes blown to pieces by PSYCH EFFECTS and FUZZ. Produced by Felix Pappalardi.
Long out of print, Dubb Everlasting is a highly rated Dub album by noted sound engineer Errol Brown. Duke Reid’s nephew Errol Brown got his start as a junior sound engineer at his uncle’s legendary Treasure Isle studio. There he made his first tentative steps in production and 1975’s Dubb […]
The Delfonics were a trio consisting of brothers William Hart, Wilbert Hart, and Randy Cain and had lush, high-pitched, male vocal harmonies typical of the Philly Soul sound. The trio’s debut album was produced by Thom Bell, who had begun working with Philadelphia musicians later known as MFSB. Bell was […]
Lee Dorsey († December 1, 1986) began his career as a lightweight boxer in the early 1950s and moved on to become an influential African American pop and R&B singer during the 1960s. His successful period began when he met songwriter and record producer Allen Toussaint with whom he recorded […]
The Headhunters’ Straight From The Gate was their 2nd album and was released in 1977. Originally started as a jazz-fusion band fronted by Herbie Hancock, members Paul Jackson, Bennie Maupin, Michael Clark, Paul Potyen, Derrick Youman and Obsidion Blackbiyrd delved further into jazz-rock and fusion sounds and recorded the album […]
Music On Vinyl is proud to present the 3rd and 4th album together with the Nénette et Boni soundtrack, with material collected over the years since their formation in 1991. Curtains and Simple Pleasure both contain alternative versions and b-sides of the albums as well as original demo versions and […]
180 GRAM AUDIOPHILE VINYL. 1970 UK PROGROCK ALBUM. Music On Vinyl proudly presents a re-issue of the much sought after debut (and only) record from 70’s prog-rocker Titus Groan. All the great things that represent prog are present: 11-minute songs, schizophrenic changes, and the addition of medieval-inspired woodwinds. Hints of […]
Lords Of The Underground (L.O.T.U.G.) is a hip-hop trio consisting of Newark, New Jersey’s MC’s Mr. Funke, Dupré “Doitall” Kelly and Cleveland-native DJ Lord Jazz who met while still at University. Introduced by a friend they hooked up with legendary producer and radio personality Marley Marl, and with him and […]
Limited 180gm audiophile vinyl LP pressing. The Chakachas were a Belgian based group of Latin soul studio musicians. Also known as Les Chakachas or Los Chakachas. They started out in the late ’50s, recording a playful mixture of Latin music, jazz, and European-style exotica. This same titled album is a […]
Lords Of The Underground (L.O.T.U.G.) is a hip-hop trio consisting of Newark, New Jersey’s MC’s Mr. Funke, Dupré “Doitall” Kelly and Cleveland-native DJ Lord Jazz who met while still at University.
The Birthday Party was the first album by The Idle Race, a psychedelic pop band, released in 1968. This quasi-concept album was the first to be composed almost entirely of songs by a young Birmingham guitarist/singer named Jeff Lynne.
The Diamond Five was founded in 1959 and lasted until 1964 . They are a Dutch quintet led by pianist Cees Slinger and were based as a resident band at the famous “Sheherazade” jazz- club in Amsterdam. They enjoyed quite a popularity. Playing all over Holland, accompanying expatriate American musicians […]
Blues Helping is the classic debut album from the group that brought Dave Edmunds to public attention; Love Sculpture. The resultant album is an excellent piece of vintage 1968 blues rock. The album consists of covers from popular blues rock songs of the time, ranging from Freddie King’s “The Stumble” […]
A former student of Jamaica’s famed Alpha Boys’ school, Rico Rodriguez served his musical apprenticeship playing trombone in some of the island’s most celebrated orchestras and bands. A spell at Count Ossie’s camp in Wareika Hills introduced him to the Rasta faith and a new approach to music, which he […]
Quiet World was a studio recording project best known for being the first album to feature future Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett and with a guest appearance from Steve’s brother, John. The Road is an impressive concept progressive rock album, this Quiet World’s sole LP is still a collector’s item.
The album is a nice mix of hard rock, progressive rock and blues rock elements. This lone Pluto LP is highly recommendend to those who like the early 70’s hard rock bands.
“This first LP is rock music only by association. Taking British folk as a point of departure, the music twists and oozes as a vile bunch of snakes, pairing gorgeous melodies and expert playing to ecstatically altered vocals and vicious lyrics. Rape, murder, witchcraft and abuse are main ingredients to […]
Limited 180gm audiophile vinyl LP pressing including insert. Long before groups like Oasis and Blur provoked cross-Atlantic media hype, Catherine Wheel were evolving the Britpop style that typifies the genre’s distinction. With the release of Chrome in 1993, they advanced their dreamy pop to the rock sound. It’s not like […]
Arguably the finest Jamaican soul singer of his generation, Ken Boothe burst onto the international stage when his sublime rendering of Bread’s melancholic Everything I Own topped the UK charts in the autumn of 1974. Within months of this success, the native-born Kingstonian returned to the national listings with the […]
This classic album from 1973 saw it’s creator, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry exploring synths and starting to develop his Black Ark sound – the enigmatic producer was at the time in the process of building his famous studio and honing his ideas about dub as a musical form. The LP opens […]
There can be no doubt that Penicillin On Wax by Tim Dog remains one of the true hard-core Hip Hop classics and one of many landmarks in sounds from the Bronx. Produced by probably the best Hop Hip producers of the early 90s, the Ultramagnetic MC’s, this album contains some […]