Category Archives: Roots Rock

DAVE EDMUNDS – D.E. 7 – (Arista) – 1982

Not another Dave Edmunds album I hear you say. Tough. I like Dave Edmunds and you should do. That’s not an order but a suggestion. If we had more Dave Edmunds in this world we would have less James Blunts … Continue reading

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WILLIE AND THE RED RUBBER BAND – We’re Comin’ Up – (RCA) – 1969

  This has been sitting around my place for many years but I haven't listened to it in quite a while. The jury was out then and it's still out now, though I must admit the band is off the wall … Continue reading

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CHRISTIE – Self Titled LP – (Pronit) – 1970

 what Frank is listening to #14 – CHRISTIE – Self Titled LP – (Pronit) – 1970   Surprisingly Christie had a #1 hit in the UK in 1970 and then disappeared . I had not heard the hit track before. … Continue reading

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SEATRAIN – Self Titled – (Capitol) – 1970

what Frank is listening to #13 – SEATRAIN – Self Titled – (Capitol) – 1970 I didn't know what to make of this when I found it .   I liked the cover, where the band look a less hairy … Continue reading

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JIM PULTE – Shimmy She Roll, Shimmy She Shake – (UA) – 1972

what Frank is listening to #3 – JIM PULTE – Shimmy She Roll, Shimmy She Shake – (UA) – 1972 The first track (the title track) is a pretty good piece of southern "rave up" rock n roll. In fact … Continue reading

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