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HELLO 1967 – GOODBYE 2017: Twenty Great Albums from a monumental year for rock.

TWENTY GREAT ALBUMS from 1967: By now the album had superseded the single as the vehicle through which an artist would most express their visions and true ambition. Few would have predicted the long-player to have travelled so far in such a…
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GOOD REASON TO GET EXCITED – Ten outstanding cover versions of Bob Dylan songs

  THE MAN HIMSELF MIGHT THINK ‘You’ve Got A Lot of Nerve’ BUT THERE IS NO CRUD ON THESE TRACKS……………. MY BACK PAGES – The Byrds: Lasting testament to Roger McGuinn’s extraordinary ability as an arranger this chiming wonder from…
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SECOND ALBUM SENSATIONS – Twenty Albums That Prove The Follow Up Isn’t Always A Flop

FIRST ALBUM ? WE WERE ONLY JUST WARMING UP – JUST LISTEN TO OUR SECOND: FOR EVERYMAN – Jackson Browne; GASOLINE ALLEY – Rod Stewart; BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD AGAIN – Buffalo Springfield; LED ZEPPELIN II – Led Zeppelin; THE BAND – The…
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TWENTY ALBUMS EVERYONE SHOULD OWN – In the form of Ten Great Double Albums

This list is respectfully dedicated to my friend Mike Robinson who sadly passed away last year. I discussed most of these albums, particularly Quadrophenia, with Mike – who I will always think of by the Sea and the Sand.    QUADROPHENIA…
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YOU NAME BOPPER – 20 Songs In Which The Artist Name Checks Another

Note: With mention of Solomon Burke, James Brown, Gene Chandler, Doctor John, Vince Taylor, Chet Baker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Muddy Waters and all his literacy references SAMTIMONIOUS.com acknowledges Van Morrison may have already cornered this market. ‘Maybe The Beach Boys…
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