Marc and The Mambas 1982/12/28- London 1. Discipline 2. Caroline Says 3. Black Heart 4. Empty Eyes 5. Angels Very good recording from Almond's short lived side project. Notable for a live performance of "Discipline", a flexi-pop rarity! If you've never heard the Mambas' albums and are expecting poppy-soft-cell, you are in for a disappointment. … Continue reading REPOST: Marc and The Mambas 1982/12/28- London
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewFBuYHldeY Great glam! Alway popped up on the radio, and when I started expanding my glam-fandom from the Bowie/T.Rex club, I soon set my sights on this band. When I got their best of, I finished with mixed feelings. Some more great tracks, some abominable. "Love is Like Oxygen"? Really? Ugh. I'll put on a … Continue reading GATEWAY MUSIC: “The Ballroom Blitz”
Grateful Dead 1979/01/11- Uniondale 1. Sugaree 2. Me And My Uncle 3. Big River 4. Peggy-O 5. Cassidy 6. Friend Of The Devil 7. New Minglewood Blues 8. From The Heart Of Me 9. Ramble On Rose 10. Jack Straw 11. Deal 12. I Need A Miracle 13. Ship Of Fools 14. Estimated Prophet 15. … Continue reading REPOST: Grateful Dead 1979/01/11- Uniondale
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7-uC0LDllM This song almost makes me hate John Carpenter. Went and say him perform in concert a few years ago, and if he had played this, I think I would have walked out haha!
It's that time of year again! For all those moaning about trying to buy each pick when they come up or paying insane amounts for the bonus dic later, just subscribe! $106.08 total. Done and done! https://store.dead.net/dave-s-picks-2019-subscription.html Also up is the next 7" series, which I'm debating. Maybe not this year. What I couldn't help … Continue reading PRE-ORDER: Grateful Dead Dave’s Picks 2019 Subscription, 7″ Series, T-Shirt
Perhaps the most overlooked album of the many itterations of the band. Not a masterpiece by any means, but a solid album none the less. I can't say I select it to play very often, given the other Airplane/Starship choices, but when I decide to take another chance on it, it delivers. Good, rocking tunes. … Continue reading REVIEW: Jefferson Airplane- Long John Silver