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Vinyl of the Month – Wedding Album by Cheech & Chong

Gong out on a tangent for this month. For this month I’m going to recommend Cheech and Chong’s Wedding Album circa 1974. I still remember buying this album, I believe it was off the Army base in a deaprtment store … Continue reading

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Vinyl of the Month – Machine Head by Deep Purple

Deep Purple. Everyone has heard of Deep Purple right? Perhaps not, but at one time they were the loudest band on the face of the earth (1975). I was not initially a fan of the band because, as I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

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Vinyl of the Month – Angel – On Earth As It Is In Heaven

Ever heard of Angel? Most people haven’t. They were part of the Casablanca Records artist pool along with KISS. Like KISS they had a stage show and gimmick. They released 7 studio albums (one as recent as 2019) and one … Continue reading

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Vinyl of the Month – Foghat LIVE

Foghat was one of those bands in the ’70s that had a groove, a boogie. Catchy tunes you could sing along to made them the cassette to have playing while I cruised around town in my Chevy Monza. I’ve seen … Continue reading

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Are you a hobby hopper?

I must confess. I am a hobby hopper. What’s that? It’s a person who has many hobbies that focuses on one for a period of time and then loses interest and moves on to another of his/her hobbies. The reason … Continue reading

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PawPaw’s Vinyl Album of the Month – Thin Lizzy’s Jailbreak

This post has Amazon affiliate links but since I’m not making some expected quota I’m about to lose that designation. So whatever. I have a vinyl collection. Hell, I had a really good cassette tape collection too back in the … Continue reading

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PawPaw’s Vinyl of the Week: Too Much Too Soon by the New York Dolls

I’m changing these to every other week as my schedule and what I’ve been doing over on Facebook during October have kept me busy. Once again I find myself typing this after midnight. So this weeks’ vinyl is Too Much … Continue reading

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PawPaw’s Vinyl of the Week – Rocky Horror Picture Show Soundtrack

Wow, I completely missed this past Sunday posting for this. This weeks album, The Rocky Horror Picture Show soundtrack released in 1975, comes from the summer of 1978. I had just completed my junior year in high school and was … Continue reading

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PawPaw’s Vinyl of the Week – Book of Dreams by Steve Miller Band

This album, or should I say the 8 track, was the soundtrack to many a school bus trip to play football in Central Texas. Book of Dreams was released in May 1977, and was Steve Miller’s 10th album. We played … Continue reading

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PawPaw’s Vinyl of the Week – Powerage by AC/DC

This weeks Vinyl of the Week is an album I picked up in a store I don’t remember in San Antonio. AC/DC’s Powerage started my lifelong affection for AC/DC and also my small claim to fame in that I could … Continue reading

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