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posted by Ozman83, updated 2 months ago , 78

Artist: Rick Springfield

Title: "Springfield"

Year: 1974

Label: Columbia

Producers: Porter/Binder

After he recorded the album it was shelved and never released.


Call the Fire Brigade
Eleanor Rigby
Child Within
Beethoven Street
Sweet Teezer
Pearly and Me
American Girls

Additional information:

One of the songs "American Girls" was featured on the RS Anthology from 2005 (UPC: 2876-67254-2).  The song credits say Copyright 1974 Sony BMG Music Entertainment. In addition, "American Girls" "Eleanor Rigby" and "Child Within" were released on this BMG compilation http://www.amazon.com/Ultimate-Collection-Anthology-Rick-Springfield/dp/B00003ZKV5/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1366386167&sr=8-2&keywords=rick+springfield+anthology

posted by Eric Allen, updated 6 months ago , 7

How is this classic album out of print and unavailable digitally?! One of Dolly's all-time best!! Includes the hit title track, "Sacred Memories," and "Highway Headin' South." Essential listening and a favorite among country fans.


posted by Legacy Recordings Team, 7 days ago , 0

Mickey & Sylvia, “New Sounds”
(Vik, LX 1102, released May 24, 1957)

A true rock & roll milestone, Mickey & Sylvia’s only full-length LP is one of the very first rock & roll albums. The duo, best known of course for their immortal duet “Love Is Strange,” present 12 excellent rock numbers featuring the seductive vocals of Sylvia Vanderpool and the brilliant guitar of Mickey Baker.

Track listing:

Love Will Make You Fail In School
Peace Of Mind
Rise Sally Rise
Who Knows Why?
Say The Word
Too Much Weight
Where Is My Honey
Seems Like Just Yesterday
A New Idea On Love
Forever And A Day
I’ve Got A Feeling
Shake It Up
posted by Legacy Recordings Team, 7 days ago , 0

Wilson Pickett, “Live In Japan”
(RCA Japan, APL2-0669, 1974)

Never before released in America, “Live In Japan” is the one and only full length document of the awesome power of Wilson Pickett live in concert. Recorded shortly after Pickett left Atlantic to sign with RCA in 1973, this extraordinary set (originally a double-LP) features a selection of Pickett’s 60s classics, new RCA favorites, and covers such as “Never My Love,” “Proud Mary,” and Free’s “Fire And Water.”

Track listing:

TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia)
Proud Mary
People Make The World
Sugar Sugar
Don’t Let The Green Grass Fool You
I’m In Love
In The Midnight Hour
Fire And Water
I Found A Love
Never My Love
Glory Hallelujah
Mustang Sally
Land Of 1000 Dances
Soft Soul Boogie Woogie
Mr. Magic Man
Don’t Knock My Love
Good Night My Love

posted by Eric Allen, updated 2 months ago , 3
posted by Legacy Recordings Team, updated 5 months ago , 3