Rock A-2

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Peter Anders Same (Family Productions) M- / EX U.S.'197 55.00
(melodic Folk-Rock w/ 12-string guitar by Mike Deasy, Danny Kootch plays lead, Billy Joel helps out on keyboards, bottle-neck pluckin' by Wesley Whatt... thanks go to Burton & Cunico whose "till it's all blown away" finds a cover here;lyrics-inner-bag;)
Don Anderson Feelin' Alright (Global/Intercord) EX / VG++ D'1972 75.00
(first album by british singer/pianist teaming up w/german fellow musicians such as Lothar Meid on bass, Andy Marx on guitar, Ralf Nowy arranged and plays flute and Joy Fleming is featured as lead-singer (on some songs) well arranged hard-rockin' grits w/ a Pop appeal... a Blues-rockin' burner plus (what cuts the cakes) is a nice eastern-baba-pipe-dream thing called "oriental wind" w/sitar 'n athmo-soothin' ripplin'; title- track is by Dave Mason; nice FOC;)
The James Anderson Brothers
Rock Club No.9 (Pearl) VG++ / VG+(+) D'1971 52.00
(early 70's orig. german release on this Metronome sub-label; all-covers of trad. U.S. Folk & Blues songs like "900 miles", "C C rider", "nine foot shovel", "little Liza Jane" ...performed in a shaky, electric Blues-rockin' context w/fuzz-box-guitar, organ, gritty vocals!)
Andromeda Heart Of Darkness/Swee Sweet Baby (American International) / EX U.S.'197 42.00
(early 70's white-label promo 45 by U.S. hard-rockin' band w/soulful lead-vocs 'n meaty organ fuzz-guitar sound;)
Andwella World's End (Abc/Dunhill) EX / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1970 65.00
(fine U.K. Prog-Rock piece w/keyboards, flute... and orchestral arrangements, voc-harmonies; Pop strains plus some fairly rocked-out parts! U.S. print in thick FOC;)
Anno Domini On This New Day (Thorns) M- / M- A'199 55.00
(reprint of early 70's U.K. mix-bag of roadhouse rockin' grits w/funky bits as found on a shaky cover of "hitchcock railway" (Dunn-McCashen) and breezy Folk-charmer galore on the beautiful Magna Carta-typo "the badlands of Ardgurth"; cover of the Byrds' "sou you want to be a Rock and Roll star" for opening track; quality vinyl press;)
Anthem Same (NTHM) EX / EX U.S.'1978 75.00
(4-tracks 1-sided LP of local californian privat-pressed West-Coast-Folk-Rock w/femme lead-vocs, piano, pedal-steel, organ, synth, guitars; catchy melodic songs; autographed by 2 members;)
Any Trouble Touch And Go (EMI America) EX / EX D'1982 28.00
(U.K. Pub-rockin' quartet w/brass; feat. Clive Gregson; german print;)
Wheels In Motion (Stiff) EX / EX D'1981 28.00
(U.K. Pub-rockin' quartet w/brass; feat. Clive Gregson; german print;)
Same (Stiff) EX / EX U.K.'1980 28.00
(U.K. Pub-rockin' quartet feat. Clive Gregson;)
Wrong End Of The Race (EMI America) M- / M- U.K.'1984 34.00
(U.K. Pub-rockin' quartet w/brass; feat. Clive Gregson; assisted by Richard Thompson, Ian Matthews ... and thanx goes to John Martin(could this be spelled wrong ... ?) double-set w/ catchy, jangly sound!)
Apes Of Wrath Same (Media Music) M / M- U.S.'1982 125.00
(early 80's twisted zonk-yard from Oklahoma gone w/bent wacko boxcars à la Hot Poop, $27 Snap On Face ... and Butch Willis ... or rejected disciples of Kim Fowley (?!) ... makes any human sound like a mutant ape! ... fuzz-box-distorto showers, hammerin' drums, bass, snotty throats, ratty boasts ... and anything that's able to put the mynd to roast ... but actually it's plain R&R w/virtuoso lead-axe lines; real cool rendition of Donovan's "hey gyp" w/femme leads alternating w/ male; odd card-board sleeve to boot!)
Aphrodite's Child 666 (Vertigo) EX / EX U.S.'1970 42.00
(U.S. 2nd print from '72 of this beastly conceptual & semi-apocalyptical Sympho-'tronik-Prog-Rock happenning w/spacey effects, brass/ string arrangements, fuzz-guit-leads ... hardly any style missing here; feat. Vangelis & Demis Roussos and Irene Papas sings on 1 track; thick FOC; 2-lp set;)
April Wine First Glance (Capitol) M- / M- U.S.'1978 28.00
(late 70's studio-album by rockin' canadian quartet;)
Harder....Faster (Capitol) M- / M- U.S.'1979 28.00
(late 70's studio-album by rockin' canadian quartet; w/inner-sleeve;)
Live (Aquarius) EX / M- Can'1974 Sold
(mid-70's release by canadian Rocker gang! twin-guit-runs; blue-label orig. print;)
Live At The El Mocambo (London) VG++ / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1977 34.00
(later in the70's 2nd Live-album by canadian Rocker gang! twin-guit-runs; blue-label orig. print;)
Arbuckle Same (Mus I Col) SS / SS U.S.'1972 75.00
(breezy, melodic West-Coast Country-Rock by hawaiian (?) sextet based in N.Y.C.; strong harmony-treats, jangly guit-sounds, electric & acoustic, piano, organ, harpsichord, flute, drums (Airto Moreira helps out w/percussion on 2 selections) plus bass; well produced album that comes in thick FOC; color-group-foto on inner-fold; still sealed w/promo/radio-sticker on front;)
Same (Mus I Col) EX / M- U.S.'1972 65.00
(breezy, melodic West-Coast Country-Rock by hawaiian (?) sextet based in N.Y.C.; strong harmony-treats, jangly guit-sounds, electric & acoustic, piano, organ, harpsichord, flute, drums (Airto Moreira helps out w/percussion on 2 selections)...bass.; very well produced album that comes in thick FOC; color-group-foto on inner-fold;)
Same (Mus I Col) EX / EX U.S.'1972 55.00
(breezy, melodic West-Coast Country-Rock by hawaiian (?) sextet based in N.Y.C.; strong harmony-treats, jangly guit-sounds, electric & acoustic, piano, organ, harpsichord, bass, flute, drums (Airto Moreira helps out w/percussion on 2 selections) ...very well produced album that comes in thick FOC; color-group-foto on inner-fold;)
José "Chepito" Areas Same (Columbia) EX / EX U.S.'1974 42.00
(mid-70's U.S. orange-label print of percussion-brewin' Latin-Jazz-Rock album by Santana-percussionist; Neal Schon on guitar, Tito Garcia sings, Willie Colon on congas ... any many more;)
Argent Encore (Epic) EX / EX NL'1974 42.00
(yellow-label holland orig. print of LIVE double-set in FOC;)
In Deep (Epic) VG++ / EX U.K.'1973 34.00
(U.K. orig. orange-label print in FOC of their 4th album; feat Rod Argent and Russ Ballard;)
Herbie Armstrong Back Against The Wall (MMC) EX / EX U.K.'1983 28.00
(first solo-effort by ex-Screaming Lord Sutch member, he also recorded w/ FOX and Van Morrison; loungy, melodic Rock w/Pee Wee Ellis on sax, femme back-ups; Mark Isham produced;)
Ars Nova Same (Elektra) EX / EX U.S.'1967 75.00
(orig. print in uni-pak sleeve; Baroque-Psychedelic-Rock that conceals a dimension of its own! ... utterly versatile bag ranging from electric Folk-Rock to hipnotic Acid-jam ("and how am i to know") w/thick fuzz-guitar steam ... a crashing version of "Zarathustra" w/thundering drums 'n quivering e-guitars, odd, good-timey Pop goofs 'n twisted spooks for effects (no electronics!!) entractes to bridge songs over...; ... these guys had ability 'n wits ... and didn't need to show! ...the maestros are pictured on front cover and the lyrics are printed on the inside; ... do not file this under Classic Rock ... this is actually 20th century Ars Nova!)
Same (Elektra) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1967 65.00
(orig. print in uni-pak sleeve; Baroque-Psychedelic-Rock that conceals a dimension of its own! ...utterly versatile bag ranging from electric Folk-Rock to hipnotic Acid-jam ("and how am I to know") w/thick fuzz-guitar steam... a crashing version of "Zarathustra" w/thundering drums 'n quivering e-guitars, odd, good-timey Pop goofs 'n twisted spooks for effects (no electronics!!) ...entractes to bridge songs over...; these guys had ability 'n wits... and didn't need to show! ...the maestros are pictured on front cover and the lyrics are printed on the inside; ...do not file this under Classic Rock... this is actually 20th century Ars Nova!)
Same (Elektra) VG+(+) / VG++ / Cc. U.S.'1967 42.00
(orig. print in uni-pak sleeve; Baroque-Psychedelic -Rock that conceals a dimension of its own! ... utterly versatile bag ranging from electric Folk-Rock to hipnotic Acid-jam ("and how am I to know") w/thick fuzz-guitar steam ... a crashing version of "Zarathustra" w/thundering drums 'n quivering e-guitars, odd, good-timey Pop goofs 'n twisted spooks for effects (no electronics!!) ... entractes to bridge songs over..; ... these guys had ability 'n wits ... and didn't need to show! ... the maestros are pictured on front cover and the lyrics are printed on the inside; ... do not file this under Classic Rock ... this is actually 20th century Ars Nova!)
Artist For The First Time/Every Lady Does It (Peppermint) / EX U.S.'1977 SOLD
(70's U.S. orig. print of straight rockin' single w/Power-Pop edge; loud lead-guitar runs and quality vocal-treats;)
Ash Ra Tempel Same (Ohr) VG++ / EX
D'1971 SOLD
(orig. print  in multi-fold gimmix-sleeve; CLASSIC german Space-Kraut swell-map w/percussive jams 'n hi-driven e-guitar flytes plus a ton of electronic effects; I'm not very familiar with german pressings and I guess this is the 2nd print : label & cover states OMM556013 and the matrix numbers in the vinyl are

ST-OMM56.013-A 28 0664 791 S1 - 556013 A
ST-OMM56.013-B 28 0664 791 S2 - 556013 B)

Join Inn (Ohr) EX / EX D'1973 SOLD
(german Space-Kraut swell-board feat.  Klaus Schulze on drums, organ & synth, Rosi sings plus bass and guitar; 2 side-long infinity-trespasser jamms!)
Starring Rosi (Cosmic Couriers) M- / EX D'1973 95.00
(more song-oriented later album w/some funky wah-guit-squelche on "bring me up" plus spacey effects and Rosi sings; 2nd label press;)
Ashton, Gardner + Dyke Resurrection Shuffle (Capitol) M- / EX U.S.'1969 65.00
(funky, action-bound white-boy-soul Brass-Rocker w/Blues; incl. the great title-track; green-label print; top shape!)
Same (Capitol) EX / EX U.S.'1969 55.00
(funky, action-bound white-boy-soul Brass-Rocker w/Blues and incl. the great "resurrection shuffle" (not mentioned on the cover but on the label!) red-label print;)
Same (Capitol) VG++ / EX U.S.'1969 Sold
(funky, action-bound white-boy-soul Brass-Rocker w/Blues and incl. the great "resurrection shuffle" (not mentioned on the cover but on the label!) red-label print;)
Same (Capitol) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1969 65.00
(funky, action-bound white-boy-soul Brass-Rocker w/Blues; green-label U.S. first print; has not "resurrection shuffle" neither on the sleeve, nor on the label nor in the grooves;)
Same (Polydor) VG++ / VG++ U.K.'1969 52.00
(funky, action-bound white-boy-soul Rock-Jazz w/ swift, organ-swirler lanes 'n jazzed piano spurts, Prog-Rock idioms  w/orchestral/ Chamber parts (strings 'n brass) and moods in the voice that reminds of Gary Brooker ("as it was in the first place") ...and no bloody guitar featured here! orig. U.K. print in laminated jacket;)
Asia Same (No Label) M / M- U.S.'1979 SOLD
(NOT the well known band on Geffen Rec.! ... this is a local South Dakota quartet armed w/twin-guitar (incl. slide & leslie-effects)  Marshall-towered sound-scape and a mind for rockin' flows, U.S. Prog-Rock that sweeps the alleys w/mellotron and strong voc-treats; 100% winner in the field! ... top shape!)
Same (Geffen) EX / EX NL'1982 SOLD
(holland print w/inner-bag;)
Armed To The Teeth (No Label) M- / M- U.S.'1980 SOLD
(NOT the well known band on Geffen rec.! this is a local South Dakota quartet armed w/twin-guitar (incl. slide) Marhall-towered sound-scape and a mind for rockin' flows, U.S. Prog-Rock that sweeps the alleys w/mellotron, piano, harpsichord, mandolin, 12-string acoustic and strong voc-treats; more complex 2nd album w/ a touch of folksy Sympho-fares;)
Astoria Safe Places (Get Dressed) M / M U.S.'1993 26.00
(90's cassette release of same Band as TALAMASCA; Neo-Prog-Rock w/sympho-bannered sound-vessels; acoustic/electric mix w/femme lead-vocs; strong harmonies 'n west coasty flows;)
Astrë Foresight (Akustic) M- / M- U.S.'1981 Sold
(privat-label press by local Sympho-Prog-Rock trio from Oklahoma in the early 80's; E.L.P.-influenced keyboards-dominated spacey floats, long tracks filled w/athmo-soothing drifts 'n shifts; black card-board jacket w/scary science-fiction painting on front;)
The Asylum Choir II (Shelter) SS / SS / Co. U.S.'1969 42.00
(2nd stroke by Marc Benno & Leon Russell; incl. "sweet home Chicago" (their own song!)
II (Shelter) SS / SS U.S.'1969 55.00
(2nd stroke by Marc Benno & Leon Russell ;incl. "sweet home Chicago" (their own song!)
Ben Atkins Patchouli (Enterprise) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1972 52.00
(Bobby Manuel produced 'n arranged southern U.S. white-boy Soul-rockin' grooves w/folksy, backwoods vibes, Gospel flavoured and of  that Memphis-Soul paint! great voice w/hot line-up feat. Roger Hawkins, Wayne Perkins & Jimmy Johnson on guitars, fiddle and strong femme back-ups ... recorded live in the studio ... you can feel it!! thick FOC showin' the artist on inner-fold sittin in privacy in a toilet hut ...;)
Atlanta Rhythm Section A Rock And Roll Alternative (Polydor) EX / EX U.S.'1976 32.00
(U.S. print w/relief-cover;)
Champagne Jam (Polydor) M- / M- U.S.'1978 34.00
(late 70's orig. U.S. print of West-Coast rockin' sounds w/dual-lead-guitar runs,
keyboards ...; has a relief/ letters-embossed sleeve; w/insert;)
Dog Days (Polydor) M- / EX U.S.'1975 28.00
(orig. U.S. print w/inner-sleeve where band is pictured;)
Dog Days (Polydor) M- / M- U.S.'1975 32.00
(orig. U.S. print w/inner-sleeve where band is pictured;)
Th Boys From Doraville (Polydor) M- / M- U.S.'1980 32.00
(orig. U.S. print w/inner-sleeve w/lyrics 'n pics;)
Red Tape (Polydor) EX / EX U.S.'1976 28.00
(U.S. print w/inner-sleeve;)
Red Tape (Polydor) M- / M- U.S.'1976 32.00
(U.S. print w/inner-sleeve;)
Underdog (Polydor) EX / EX U.S.'1979 32.00
(U.S. print w/rough-textured cover;)
Atoll L'araignée-Mal (Eurodisc) EX / EX F'1975 55.00
(mid-70's french Sympho-Prog-Rock classic w/wild violin-soloing, keyboards, fuzz-guitar, hammerin' drums, bass and sung in native tongue;)
Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You (Philips) EX / EX D'1971 Sold
(orig. german print (in laminated FOC) of U.K. Prog-Rock piece; the euro-print has a diff. sleeve-design to the U.S.-press;)
Death Walks Behind You (Elektra) EX / M- U.S.'1971 38.00
(butterfly-label U.S. print of U.K. Prog-Rock piece; the U.S. print has a diff. sleeve to the U.K./euro-press;)
Home To Roost (Raw Power) M / M- U.K.'1986 38.00
(mid-80's british 2-Lp's compilation-set covering the works of this U.K. 70's Progressive-Rock band; FOC;)
Made In England (Elektra) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1972 38.00
(butterfly-label U.S. print of U.K. Prog-Rock piece; the U.S. print has a diff. sleeve to the U.K./euro-press;)
The Attack Magic In The Air (Reflection) M- / M- U.K.'1990 SOLD
(great gathering of another legendary 60's UK-garagey Psych-Pop/ Beat driver w/balls; the band disbanded in '68 and resurfaced as THE FIVE DAY WEEK STRAW PEOPLE and later on as ANDROMEDA;)
Audience You Can't Beat 'em (Charisma) EX / EX U.K.'1973 34.00
(mad-hatter label print; classic, melodic UK Prog-Rock w/ swirly organ 'n brass;)
August Same (Shadoks Music) M / M D'2000 75.00
(deluxe 2000 reprint of this mega-RARE late 60's U.S. east-coast Garage-Rock blower dazin' out w/intriguing teen-Pop cut, a Beatle-esque low-fi-filter in the harmonies, loose, jangly guitar-sound w/bass 'n drums plus a dose of innocent bug that hums! ...cool uptempo version of "Eleanor Rigby"; yes, this is AUGUST ...refreshing as a cool breeze... 'n putting mynd at ease (...the more so at the dawn of a new millennium with all that dreadful Brit-Pop sleaze!!)
Autumn People Same (Soundtech) M / M U.S.'1976 275.00
(stone mint orig. print of mid-70's U.S. Sympho-Prog-Rock release on privat Phoenix, Az label; spacey floats on keyboards (synth, moog, mellotrone(?) ... guitars, bass 'n drums ... well, the simple Rock gear ... but there's something special about the soundscapes here ... yes, it smells (in the positive sense, for an exception!) like Science-Fiction-in-Fairyland w/"frozen" melo-soothe like trespassin' into void ... (Van der Graaf gone POP??) ... beautiful b&w card-board FOC w/group-drawing on front;)
Average White Band Axis Point (RCA) EX / EX D'1978 28.00
(german print of late 70's piece;)
Cupid's In Fashion (RCA) M / M- D'1982 32.00
(german print;feat. Randy Brecker & Dan Hartman:)
Cupid's In Fashion (RCA) EX / EX / Co. D'1982 28.00
(german print;feat. Randy Brecker & Dan Hartman:)
Feel No Fret (Atlantic) M / M- / Co. U.S.'1979 32.00
(U.S. print w/inner-bag and FOC; feat. Airto on percussion;)
Feel No Fret (RCA) EX / EX U.K.'1979 Sold
(U.K. print w/inner-bag and FOC; feat. Airto on percussion;)
Feel No Fret (Atlantic) SS / SS / Co. U.S.'1979 38.00
(U.S. print w/inner-bag and FOC; feat. Airto on percussion;)
Person To Person (Atlantic) VG++ / VG++ / Co. U.S.'1976 34.00
(live-double set loaded w/ funky West-Coast rockin' trax w/brass;)
Person To Person (Atlantic) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1976 42.00
(live-double set loaded w/ funky West-Coast rockin' trax w/brass;)
Put It Where You Want It (MCA) M- / EX / Co. U.S.'1975 28.00
(mid-70's reprint of their first album (entitled "show your hand") in different cover plus extra track ("how can you go home") ... funky West-Coast rockin' trax w/brass;)
Shine (RCA) EX / EX D'1980 28.00
(german print)
Warmer Communications (Atlantic) EX / EX U.S.'1978 28.00
(U.S. print w/inner-bag;)
The Harvey Averne Barrio Band
Same (Heavy Duty) M- / M- / Co. U.S.'1971 95.00
(the label sez' it right: heavy duty Latin-Rock w/fluid fuzz-guit-runs, hot percussion driven jams, laid-back melodic parts; great versions of Mongo Santamaria's "para ti", Tito Puente's "cayuco"; there's psychedelic flashes in the brewing & the band's really together in the doing; thick FOC w/psychedelic cover-art; gettin' pretty tuff to find now!)
Axe Same (MCA) M- / M- U.S.'1979 42.00
(late 70's quality Hard-Rockin' guitar-slinger piece;)
Kevin Ayers The Confessions Of Dr. Dream And Other Stories (Island) VG++ / EX / Cc. U.S.'1974 32.00
(ex-Soft Machine guitarist's solo thing in the mid-70's feat. Rupert Hine, Mikes Giles, Mike Ratledge, Mike Oldfield, Lol Coxhill... some eerie moods on the swellin' "part four:Dr. Dream theme"; inner-sleeve w/ lyrics 'n line-up; U.S. print;)
The Confessions Of Dr. Dream And Other Stories (Island) EX / EX / Co. Can'1974 42.00
(ex-Soft Machine guitarist's solo thing in the mid-70's feat. Rupert Hine, Mikes Giles, Mike Ratledge, Mike Oldfield, Lol Coxhill... some eerie moods on the swellin' "part four:Dr. Dream theme"; inner-sleeve w/ lyrics 'n line-up; U.S. print;)
June 1,1974 (Island) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1974 34.00
(feat. here are John Cale, Eno, Nico, Rober Wyatt, Mike Oldfield ...; incl. "heartbreak hotel";)

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