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Wallpaper Of Sound The Songs Of Phil Spector

Wallpaper Of Sound The Songs Of Phil Spector


Wallpaper Of Sound The Songs Of Phil Spector


Because discussions of Phil Spector's musical legacy inevitably skew toward his groundbreaking Wall of Sound production aesthetics, the songs that are the foundation of that Wall tend to get lost in the shuffle -- it's a simple notion, but if Spector's raw materials had been anything but brilliant on their own terms, no measure of studio innovation could have launched them to the top of the charts. Wallpaper of Sound: The Songs of Phil Spector and the Brill Building suggests an alternate universe where Spector had never stepped into the production studio at all and instead plied his craft as a songwriter alongside the likes of Carole King, Doc Pomus, and Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil -- the disc's 27 songs are covers of Spector's biggest hits, and it's fascinating to hear how they work minus the sonic majesty of their definitive chart versions. There's nothing here that surpasses the familiar renditions, but nor is there anything that's a travesty -- the more obscure tracks fare best of all, highlighted by the Migil 5's "First Taste of Love," P.P. Arnold's "Born to Be Together," and Peanut's "Home of the Brave."

Tracklist

    1. To know her is to love her / Robb Storme & The whisperers
    2. Spanish harlem / Jimmy Justice 
    3. First Teast Of love / Migil 5
    4. Some Kinda Wonderful/ Johnny Sandon 
    5. I’m Counting on you / Petula Clark
    6. Bless You / Peter London 
    7. I love How you love me / Marie Gordon price
    8. Twist And Shout / Searchers
    9. he Knows I Love him Too Much / Glo Marcari
    10. Ecstasy / Oliver reed
    11. He’ a rebel / Breakaways 
    12. Up on The roof / Jimmy Justice 
    13. Chapel of love / Cadets
    14. Da Doo Ron Ron / Searchers
    15. Here She Comes/ Breakaways
    16. Be My Baby / Searchers 
    17. Goodnight Baby / Searchers 
    18. You baby / Jackie Trent  
    19. You’re lost that loving feeling / Barbra Ann
    20. The coldest night of the year / Twice as much & vashti
    21. Born to be together/ P.P Arnold 
    22. Is this what I get for loving you baby/ Twice as much 
    23. Home of the Brave / peanut 
    24. I’ll take you where the musics playing / Pat Lynch 
    25. Hungry / 5 A.M. Event 
    26. Goin Back / Jackie Trent
    27. River deep Mountain High/ Long John Baldry 

Enjoy

Ty To Original Sharer

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"

Gilbert Becaud (EP) 1963 (FR) + Bonus


Gilbert Becaud  (EP) 1963 (FR) + Bonus


Gilbert Becaud  (EP) 1963 (FR) + Bonus


Gilbert Bécaud (French pronunciation: ​[ʒil.bɛːʁ be.ko], 24 October 1927 – 18 December 2001) was a French singer, composer, pianist and actor, known as "Monsieur 100,000 Volts" for his energetic performances. His best-known hits are "Nathalie" and "Et maintenant", a 1961 release that became an English language hit as "What Now My Love". He remained a popular artist for nearly fifty years, identifiable in his dark blue suits, with a white shirt and "lucky tie"; blue with white polka dots. When asked to explain his gift he said, "A flower doesn't understand botany." His favourite venue was the Paris Olympia under the management of Bruno Coquatrix. He debuted there in 1954 and headlined in 1955, attracting 6,000 on his first night, three times the capacity. On 13 November 1997, Bécaud was present for the re-opening of the venue after its reconstruction.

Biography

Born François Gilbert Léopold Silly in Toulon, France, Bécaud learned to play the piano at a young age, and then went to the Conservatoire de Nice. In 1942, he left school to join the French Resistance during World War II. He began songwriting in 1948, after meeting Maurice Vidalin, who inspired him to write his early compositions. He began writing for Marie Bizet; Bizet, Bécaud and Vidalin became a successful trio, and their partnership lasted until 1950.

While touring with Jacques Pills as a pianist, Bécaud met Édith Piaf, the wife of Jacques Pills at the time. He began singing at her suggestion in 1953, with "Mes Mains" and "Les Croix". His first performance came the year after. His hits in the later part of the decade included "La Corrida" (1956), "Le Jour où la Pluie Viendra" (1957), and "C'est Merveilleux L'amour" (1958).

His first hit in the English-speaking world was Jane Morgan's cover version of "Le Jour où la Pluie Viendra" (as "The Day the Rains Came", with English lyrics by Carl Sigman) in 1958. He began acting in the same period, starting with "Le Pays D'où Je Viens" (1956). In 1960, he won a Grand Prix du Disque and composed "L'enfant à L'étoile," a Christmas cantata. That same year, "Let It Be Me", an English version of his "Je t'appartiens", became a hit for the Everly Brothers,[2] followed, over the years, by Bob Dylan, Nina Simone, Elvis Presley, Willie Nelson, Jerry Butler, Sam & Dave and James Brown.

Career from 1960

In 1961, Bécaud wrote and recorded "Et Maintenant", one of the biggest selling singles in French history. Translated as "What Now My Love", the song became a hit by Shirley Bassey, Sonny & Cher, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Andy Williams, Herb Alpert and Frank Sinatra. In 1962, he completed his largest composition, the 2-act opera L'Opéra d'Aran, which was premiered at the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées on 25 October 1962 (Georges Prêtre conductor). The plot of the opera takes place on the Aran Islands, off the west coast of Ireland, although Bécaud up to that point had never been to Ireland.

After the opera's performances, Bécaud toured Europe and continued recording a string of pop music hits, including "Crois-moi ça durera" and "Tu le regretteras". He also co-wrote "Love on the Rocks" with Neil Diamond, which was featured on the soundtrack of The Jazz Singer and was an international hit. In addition, he co-wrote "September Morn" with Diamond.

Marlene Dietrich recorded his "Marie, Marie" and performed it in her stage shows.

He wrote the song "Nathalie" to the text by Pierre Delanoë about a Moscow female guide in 1964. Bécaud visited Moscow in 1965 allegedly invited by students. The Czech writer Bohumil Doležal commented the song describing the guide as a KGB officer. A Russian blogger believes that guides reported to KGB officers. The song has been used to soften the image of the Soviet Union, even if Pierre Delanoë was anti-Soviet.

His song "Seul sur son étoile" became "It Must Be Him" (with English lyrics by Mack David), a hit in 1967 for the American singer Vikki Carr, and the following year another Bécaud song, "L'important c'est la rose" was given an English lyric (by Norman Newell) and became a hit for the British singer Vince Hill under the title "Importance of Your Love".

On 19 June 1968, the American Broadcasting Company aired a half-hour color special starring Bécaud that had been taped in Saarbrücken. Bécaud performed "Nathalie", "Mademoiselle Lise" and "The Day the Rains Came" and sang a duet with Inge Brück, "Sand and Sea". The programme also featured performances by João Gilberto, Lill Lindfors and Hans Koller.

Bécaud turned his focus more toward touring than recording in the 1970s. An example was his live performance at the festival The Golden Orpheus in June 1971 in Communist Bulgaria. He followed this with some acting work and at last finally took time off in 1973, citing exhaustion. In 1974, he was named Chevalier in the Légion d'honneur. The following year, he scored his one and only entry on the UK Singles Chart with "A Little Love and Understanding",which reached number 10 in the spring. Later in the century, he began writing with Pierre Grosz and then Neil Diamond, also penning the Broadway musical Roza with Julian More.

In 1982, he recorded the duet "L'Amour est mort" with Québécoise singer Martine St. Clair at the start of her career.

The 1980s and 1990s, saw a slowdown of Bécaud's activity. He released various compilations and toured occasionally.

On 18 December 2001, he died from lung cancer, aged 74, on his houseboat on the Seine, and was interred in Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris. Bécaud's song catalogue, running to around 450 songs,is published by BMG Music Publishing.

Bécaud's song "L'Orange" was the featured track in one of the trailers of the movie Léon (aka The Professional) by Luc Besson.

Enjoy

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)


Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)


CD 1

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)


CD 2

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)


CD 3

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)

Strangly Strange But Oddly Normal (Island Anthology) 1967-72 (3 CD Box Set)


Most casual onlookers don't remember it today, but there was a time when Island Records was well known as the home of numerous varieties of music beyond classic reggae and the 1980s work of U2. In fact, from 1967 until the early/mid-'70s, Island was one of the major outlets for progressive and art rock bands in England. The label didn't have much of a presence in the United States until the second half of the 1970s, and many of the groups that it had under contract only released their work through Island in England, with major acts such as Jethro Tull, King Crimson, and Emerson, Lake & Palmer having separate contractual relationships with Warner/Reprise and Atlantic in the United States. But Island's U.K. roster of prog rock acts was impressive, as you're reminded by just about every minute of this three-CD, 48-track box, which encompasses everything from the widely familiar (Traffic's "Paper Sun" and "Feelin' Alright," Jethro Tull's "A Song for Jeffrey" and "A New Day Yesterday") to culty weirdness (Wynder K. Frog's "Harpsichord Shuffle") and genuinely experimental acts such as White Noise, and strange B-sides (King Crimson's "Groon"). The obscurities flow fast and thick throughout, including the Mick Moody guitar showcase "Pearly Queen" as recorded by Tramline (many years before Moody would find fame and fortune with Whitesnake), and Quintessence's "Giants" and "Notting Hill Gate," the latter a classic British hippie anthem. The emphasis is on singles where they were relevant, although notable album cuts are also present -- everything from one-off singles like King Crimson's "Catfood" (by a version of the band that scarcely existed for a month) to "A Sailor's Life" by Fairport Convention, clocking in at 11 minutes plus, which reappeared in their repertory for decades. The range of sounds is also wonderfully diverse, from the progressive folk axis of John Martyn/Fairport/Sandy Denny/Nick Drake/Incredible String Band/Amazing Blondel through arty rockers like ELP and McDonald & Giles, to the bluesy hard rock focus of Tramline and Free, as well as acts like Tull that fall in between them, and horn bands like Alan Bown that fall outside of any of them. The sound is excellent throughout, the annotation is extremely thorough, and the packaging is well designed and easy to use (and this reviewer loves the fact that the box and sleeves re-create the color scheme of the old Island logo). What's more, the cost has been held to the midline range (equal to roughly 12 dollars a disc on the American side of the Atlantic), making this nearly four-hour-long release not only attractive to longtime enthusiasts of this sort of music, but an ideal vehicle for neophyte listeners to experiment with and discover the genre and the history, and the wealth of lesser-known and downright obscure bands represented here alongside the famous.

320 kbps + artwork
591 mb 

DISC 1:
01 - Supernatural Fairy Tales (Art)
02 - Paper Sun (Traffic)
03 - Harpsichord Shuffle (Wynder K. Frog)
04 - Rainbow Chaser (Nirvana)
05 - Pearly Queen (Tramline)
06 - Sunshine Help Me (Spooky Tooth)
07 - Dusty (John Martyn)
08 - Meet On The Ledge (Fairport Convention)
09 - A Song For Jeffrey (Jethro Tull)
10 - The Carpenter (Clouds)
11 - I Keep Singing That Same Old Song (Heavy Jelly)
12 - Black Mass-Electric Storm In Hell (White Noise)
13 - Over The Green Hills (Part I) (Free)
14 - Worry (Free)
15 - Giants (Quintessence)
16 - Queen Of Scots (Amazing Blondel)
17 - Feelin' Alright (Traffic)
18 - Sing Me A Song That I Know So Well (Blodwyn Pig)
19 - A Sailor's Life (Fairport Convention)

DISC 2:
01 - A New Day Yesterday (Jethro Tull)
02 - No Time To Live (Traffic)
03 - Three Hours (Nick Drake)
04 - Lost In My Dream (Spooky Tooth)
05 - Stormbringer (John & Beverley Martyn)
06 - Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal (Dr. Strangely Strange)
07 - Notting Hill Gate (Quintessence)
08 - Banks Of The Nile (Fotheringay)
09 - Wild World (Cat Stevens)
10 - Painted Chariot (The Incredible String Band)
11 - Cat Food (King Crimson)
12 - Groon (King Crimson)
13 - The North Star Grassman & The Ravens (Sandy Denny)
14 - Suite In C, Turnham Green-Here I Am and others (McDonald & Giles)
15 - The Siege Of Yaddlethorpe (Amazing Blondel)

DISC 3:
01 - Knife Edge (Emerson, Lake & Palmer)
02 - Thunderbuck Ram (Mott The Hoople)
03 - Northern Sky (Nick Drake)
04 - Thru The Night (Alan Brown)
05 - Dark Dance (Robin Williamson)
06 - I Am The Walrus (Spooky Tooth)
07 - Glistening Glyndebourne (John Martyn)
08 - Fire And Water (Free)
09 - See My Way (Blodwyn Pig)
10 - See The World (Through My Eyes) (Vinegar Joe)
11 - Peace Train (Cat Stevens)
12 - Watercolour Days (Clouds)
13 - Low Spark of High Heeled Boys (Traffic)
14 - Song For Suzie (Heads Hands & Feet)

Enjoy

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"

Ty To Original Sharer

The Searchers (HallMark) Needles And Pins LP 1971


The Searchers (HallMark) Needles And Pins LP 1971


The Searchers (HallMark) Needles And Pins LP 1971


"The Searchers"
"Needles & Pins"
UK
"Hallmark Records"
HMA 203
LP
1971

Side 1
Needles And Pins
Sugar And Spice
What Have They Done To The Rain
Take Me For What I'm Worth
Have You Ever Loved Somebody

Side 2
Some Other Guy
Hi-Heel Sneakers
Sea Of Heartbreak
If I Could Find Someone
Saints And Searchers

Enjoy

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"



Sing Along With Tommy Scott And The Boys (LP) 1964 (Lockdown)


Sing Along With Tommy Scott And The Boys (LP) 1964 (Lockdown)

Sing Along With Tommy Scott And The Boys (LP) 1964 (Lockdown)


Tommy Scott
Real Name:
Thomas Kilpatrick
Profile:
Singer, songwriter, record producer, born in Glasgow in 1940.

Aliases:
M. Gillon
In Groups:
Artie Scott Orchestra, Jay And Tommy Scott, Scott Solomon, TOMMY SCOTT AND THE BOYS, U.S. Pop's Orchestra.

Tracklist

A1 Twist And Shout
A2 A Hard Day's Night
A3 Can't Buy Me Love
A4 From Me To You
A5 Love Me Do
A6 Please Please Me
A7 I Want To Hold Your Hand
B1 She Loves You
B2 Things We Said Today
B3 All My Loving
B4 I Should Have Known Better
B5 Misery
B6 Do You Want To Know A Secret
B7 I Saw Her Standing There

Enjoy 

Ty To Original Sharer

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"




Novelty Parody Cheezy Hits Vol 4 (Lockdown)


Novelty Parody Cheezy Hits Vol 4 (Lockdown)


Here Again With Some Great Parody Cheezy Novelty Hits or Misses Some Great Ones Here in My Own Collection Enjoy While You Can Cause They Dont Sell These Anymore ( Or Do They?) lol

Enjoy

Tracklist

01 - Bob McFadden The Mummy 1959
02 - Buddy Hackett Chinese Rock And Egg Roll 1956
03 - Chickenwolf Born To Be Wild
04 - Fish Heads Barnes And Barnes 1976
05 - Honor Blackman and Patrick MacNee Kinky Boots 1966
06 - Hylda Baker And Arthur Mullard Ma Baker 1976
07 - The Detergents Leader Of The Laundromat 1964
08 - Lee Marvin I was Born Under a Wandering Star 1969
09 - Bernard Breslaw Mad Passionate Love 1959
10 - Merry Macs Mairzy Doats 1944
11 - Lieutenant Pigeon Mouldy Old Dough 1972
12 - Spike Jones Never Hit Your Grandma with a shovel 1942
13 - Spike Jones Old MacDonald Had A Farm 1949
14 - Pa Panamericano Original 1950
15 - Peter Sellers And Sophia Loren Goodness Gracious Me 1960
16 - Sheb Wooley Luke The Spook 1959
17 - Ed Soloman The Beatle Flying Saucer 1964
18 - The Five Blobs The Blob 1958
19 - The Bosstones Mopity Mope 1959
20 - The Little Sisters The Twist 1961

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"

Novelty Cheezy Parody Songs Vol 3 (Lockdown)


Novelty Cheezy Parody Songs Vol 3 (Lockdown)


Vol 3 More Of  Novelty Cheezy Parody Hits Of Time Forgot. The One You Hate/Love You name It Ill Try To Play it in Future Vols. Ty For Your Comments and Here is Todays Batch of  Amusing (causing laughter and providing entertainment.) Cheezy (sentimental, maudlin, melodramatic, corny) and Parody (an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect)

Tracklist

01 - Benny Bell Shaving Cream 1946
02 - David Seville And The Chipmonks Ragtime Cowboy Joe 1959
03 - Perry Como Delaware 1960
04 - Lord Rockingham's XI Hoots Mon 1958
05 - Max Bygraves Fing Aint What They Used To Be 1960
06 - Charlie Drake My Boomerang Won't Come Back 1962
07 - Peter Sellers Any Ole Iron 1957
08 - Pinky And Perky Gilly Gilly Ossenfeffer Katzenelen Bogen By The Sea 1974
09 - Slim Dusty Pub With No Beer 1957
10 - Stan Freberg Banana Boat (Day-O) 1957
11 - The Army Game (Signature Tune) 1957
12 - The Four Preps More Money For You and Me 1961
13 - The Olympics Western Movies 1958
14 - Spike Milligan The Sewers of The Strand 1961
15 - The Vernon Girls Funny All Over 1962
16 - The Goons The Ying Tong Song 1956
17 - Allan Klein Three Coins In The Sewer 1962
18 - Tommy Cooper Dont Jump Off The Roof Dad 1961
19 - Tommy Steele What a Mouth (What a North And South) 1960
20 - Wally Cox There is A Tavern In The Town 1953

Enjoy


"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"




Trio Me' Bumba (Single 45) 1963

Trio Me' Bumba (Single 45) 1963


Trio me' Bumba' is a band established at Södermalm in Stockholm, Sweden in 1957. They broke through in 1963 with the song "Spel-Olles gånglåt", charting for 30 weeks at Svensktoppen. One of their most famous songs is Man ska leva för varandra from 1968.

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As Requested (Javi)



Cheezy Songs Vol 2 (Flac + MP3) (Lockdown)


Cheezy Songs Vol 2  (Flac + MP3) (Lockdown)


Vol 2 Of My Cheezy Songs I Have Compiled For You Guys
HopeYou Like or Hate lol
Gazz

Tracklist

01 - Buchan And Goodman The Flying Saucer Part 1 And 2 1956
02 - Andy Stewart Donald Where's Your Troosers 1960
03 - Benny Hill Transistor Radio 1961
04 - Phil McLean Big Mouth Bill 1962
05 - Buzz Clifford Baby Sittin Boogie 1961
06 - The Coasters Charlie Brown 1958
07 - Mike Sarne/Wendy Richards Come Outside 1962
08 - Shorty Long Here Comes The Judge 1968
09 - The Southlanders I Am A Mole And I Live In A Hole 1958
10 - John Zacherle Dinner With Drac 1958
11 - Edd Byrnes/Connie Stevens Kookie Kookie Lend Me Your Comb 1958
12 - Lou Monte Pepino The Italian Mouse 1962
13 - Lonnie Donnegan My Ole Mans A Dustman 1961
14 - Pat Boone Speedy Gonzales 1962
15 - Phil Harris The Thing 1950
16 - Rick Dees Disco Duck 1976
17 - Bernard Cribbins Right Said Fred 1962
18 - The Royal Guardsmen Snoopy vs The Red Barron 1966
19 - Terry Scott My Brother 1962
20 - The Coasters Along Came Jones 1958


Enjoy

"I hope for nothing, I fear nothing, I am free"





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