Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Stonehenge Playlist 12-27-2013

Our final Classic Rock Album of 2013 was the incredible lp by the supergroup "Go" led by the Japanese keyboardist and percussionist  Stomu Yamashta . Also on the lp were Steve Winwood (Spencer Davis Group, Blind Faith and Traffic), Al Di Meola (Return to Forever), Michael Shrieve (Santana) and Klaus Schulz (Tangerine Dream and Ash Ra Temple).  Go was released in April of 1976. 


Black Sabbath - Past Lives -- Sweet Leaf
Dark - Dark -- Zero Time
Velvett Fogg - Velvett Fogg -- Yellow Cave Woman
Janus - Gravedigger -- Red Sun
Love Sculpture - Blues Helping -- The Stumble
The J. Geils Band - Full House -- Serves You Right to Suffer
Skid Row - 34 Hours -- Go, I'm Never Gonna Let You (Part 1 + 2) 
Keef Hartley Band - Battle of North West Six -- Don't Be Afraid
Ten Years After - Recorded Live -- I'm Going Home
Taste - On The Boards -- What's Going On
Rare Earth - Ecology -- (I Know) I'm Losing You
Jethro Tull - Aqualung -- Cross-Eyed Mary
Hawkwind - Hall Of The Mountain Grill -- D-Rider
Procol Harum - Procol Harum -- Conquistador
Audience - Lunch -- Stand by the Door
Golden Earring - Live -- Eight Miles High
Siren - Strange Locomotion -- The Stride
Deep Purple - Made In Japan -- Highway Star
Atlantis - Atlantis -- Living at the End of Time
Genesis - Nursery Cryme -- The Musical Box
Spooky Tooth - Spooky Two -- Waitin' for the Wind
Yes - Close To The Edge -- Close To The Edge
Egg - The Polite Force -- Contrasong
The Seeds - The Seeds -- Can't Seem To Make You Mine
Status Quo - Picturesque Matchstickable Messages From The Status Quo -- Pictures of Matchstick Men
Slade - Play It Loud -- Shape of Things to Come
Stonehenge Playlist 12-20-2013

This weeks classic rock album of the week was The Seeds - The Seeds.  An absolute classic in every sense of the word - released in April of 1966.  Their single "Pushin too hard" was originally released in 1965 and then re-released in October of 1966.  Lead singer Sky Saxon and keyboardist Daryl Hooper were the driving influences in the band along with Jan Savage on guitar and Rick Andridge on drums.


Warhorse - Warhorse -- Burning
Pink Fairies - Never Never Land -- Say You Love Me
Gentle Giant - Octopus -- A Cry for Everyone
Steppenwolf - The Second -- Faster than the Speed of Life
AutoSalvage - AutoSalvage -- Medley: The Great Brain Robbery/Glimpses Of The Next World's World
Big Brother & the Holding Company - Be A Brother -- Joseph's Coat
Santana - Santana -- Treat
Jethro Tull - Living In The Past -- Christmas Song
Cactus - Restrictions -- Alaska
Cactus - Restrictions -- Sweet Sixteen
Thin Lizzy - Fighting -- Wild One 
Quicksilver Messenger Service - Quicksilver Messenger Service -- Dino's Song
Judas Priest - Rocka Rolla -- Caviar and Meths  
Iron Maiden - Maiden Voyage -- Falling
The Scorpions - Lonesome Crow -- I'm Going Mad 
Faust - Faust IV -- The Sad Skinhead
Bee Gees - 1st -- Holiday
T. Rex - T. Rex -- Summer Deep
T. Rex - T. Rex -- Seagull Woman
The Fallen Angels - It's a Long Way Down -- Something New You Can Hide In
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band - East-West -- East-West
Peace & Quiet - Peace and Quiet -- You Can Wait Till Tomorrow
Electric Food - Electric Food -- Whole Lotta Love 
Electric Food Featuring Lucifer's Friend - Flash -- Love Like a Man 
Electric Food - Electric Food -- Let's Work Together 
MC5 - Back In The USA -- Looking at You 
Mayfield's Mule - Mayfield's Mule -- Oh Lady
Bang - Death Of A Country -- Future Song
Stealers Wheel - Stealers Wheel -- Outside Looking In
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Works Volume 2 -- I Believe in Father Christmas
Flash - In The Can -- Black and White
The Who - Odds and Sods -- Naked Eye 
Ramones -- Merry Christmas (I Don't Want To Fight Tonight)
Deep Purple - In Rock -- Hard Lovin' Man 
The New Trolls - Ut -- Chi Mi Può Capire
Boz Scaggs - Boz Scaggs -- Loan Me a Dime
Stonehenge Playlist 12-13-2013

Tonights classic rock album of the week was the self titled debut lp by Osibisa.  Osibisa were formed in 1969 by Teddy Osei from Ghana along with 3 others from Ghana and 3 caribbean musicians.  Their sound was a mix of african and caribbean jazz, rock, latin and R&B.  We played it this week in tribute to the late great Nelson Mandela.  Their first lp features a classic Roger Dean cover:

Richie Havens - Woodstock: Music from the Original Soundtrack and More -- Freedom
Ginger Baker - Stratavarious -- Juju
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You -- Tomorrow Night
Zior - Every Inch a Man -- Strange Kind of Magic
Zior - Every Inch a Man -- Angel of the Highway
Message - From Books and Dreams -- Dreams and Nightmares (Dreams)
Shawn Phillips - Furthermore -- Starbright
McKendree Spring - Spring Suite -- Equinox
McKendree Spring - Spring Suite -- Winter
Pete Townshend - Who Came First -- Evolution
Pete Townshend - Who Came First -- Forever's No Time at All
The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - Vol. 3: A Child's Guide To Good & Evil -- Watch Yourself
The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - Vol. 3: A Child's Guide To Good & Evil -- A Child's Guide to Good and Evil 
Pink Floyd - A Saucerful Of Secrets -- Remember a Day
Pete Bardens - The Answer -- Homage to the God of Light
David Bowie - The Man Who Sold The World -- All the Madmen
Frijid Pink - Earth Omen -- Miss Evil
The Hassles - The Hassles -- A Taste of Honey
Vanilla Fudge - Vanilla Fudge -- You Keep Me Hangin' On
Flower Travellin' Band - Satori -- Satori Part 5
Can - Ege Bamyasi -- Vitamin C
Silver Apples - Silver Apples -- Lovefingers 
King Crimson - In The Court Of The Crimson King -- Epitaph including March For No Reason and Tomorrow And Tomorrow
Traffic - When the Eagle Flies -- Love
Brian Auger's Oblivion Express - Live Oblivion -- Whenever You're Ready
Eleventh House featuring Larry Coryell - Aspects -- Kowloon Jag
UFO - UFO 1 -- Unidentified Flying Object
UFO - UFO 1 -- Boogie for George
Taste - Taste -- Blister on the Moon
Rory Gallagher - Tattoo -- Cradle Rock
Montrose - Warner Bros. Presents Montrose! -- Black Train
Supertramp - Even In The Quietest Moments... -- Even in the Quietest Moments
Joe Walsh - Barnstorm -- Turn to Stone