August 9, 2009

Steely Dan “Kings”

Posted in Tunes tagged , , at 12:58 pm by The Snob

steely dan can'tRock God Cred Report:

Click here to check Steely Dan’s “Kings”…this tune would be in my personal top five Steely Dan cuts of all time.

Buy “Can’t Buy a Thrill”…an essential Steely Dan album…hey kids, you need more than the greatest hits.  This is where you start.  A worthy buy indeed!

Two From The Beatles…Including “I Saw Her Standing There”. Plus Some Paul McCartney

Posted in Tunes tagged , , , , at 12:48 pm by The Snob

beatles i saw her standing thereThe Stu Reid Experiment Report:

Click here to go to TSRE to check The Beatles “I Saw Her Standing There”, “Hey Jude”, and Paul McCartney’s “Here Today”

Win a Brand New Copy of “This Is Spinal Tap”…Plus Check a Classic Tune From Michael McKean & David Lander (Lenny & Squiggy)

Posted in Notable News, Tunes at 12:36 pm by The Snob

spinal tap blu rayRock God Cred Report:

Click here to go to our sister blog “Retro Music Snob” to put your name in the running for a free copy of “This Is Spinal Tap” 25th Anniversary Blu-Ray Disc…lots of good extras…plus it’s free damn it!  Enter now…I will pick a winner tomorrow evening!  Go…post haste to enter!

Also I posted a classic from “Lenny & Squiggy”…remember the 70’s show “Laverne & Shirley”?  One of Michael McKean’s early gigs…forgot how funny he was in that show.  I have a vid  & mp3 of the Lenny & Squiggy tune…haaaaa!  30 plus years later, and this still makes me laugh.

The Who “Tommy’s Holiday Camp”

Posted in Tunes tagged , , , at 12:17 pm by The Snob

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Music Induced Euphoria Report:

Click here to go to MIE to check The Who’s “Tommy’s Holiday Camp”…plus The Sex Pistols “Holidays in The Sun (live)”…and more.

Starsailor Cover Neil Young’s “Only Love Can Break Your Heart”

Posted in Tunes tagged at 12:09 pm by The Snob

neil young after the goldrushFong Songs Report:

Click here to go to FS to check Starsailor’s cover of Neil Young “Only Love Can Break Your Heart”

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers “Spike”

Posted in Tunes tagged at 1:07 am by The Snob

tom petty southernRock God Cred Report:

Click here to check Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers “Spike”…”Southern Accents” is the stealth-like gem of the canon of Tom Petty albums…”Long After Dark” is a close second…the non- hits are the pleasant surprises.

Buy “Southern Accents”

Buy “Long After Dark”

Mott The Hoople “Ready For Love/After Lights”

Posted in Tunes tagged , , , at 12:02 am by The Snob

mott the hoople dudesLicorice Pizza Report:

Click here to go to LP to check Mott The Hoople’s “Ready For Love/After Lights”…Mick Ralphs added a little more muscle to the tune when it surfaced with Bad Co…Of course Mr. Rodgers vocals had something to do with that.  I dig both versions though.  Good post by LP…haven’t thought about this version in a long while.

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