Rock S-8

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
The Strangers Soul Dances For Twens (Layola) M / M- CH'1966 75.00
(mid-60's swiss release by native band; dynamic Dance-Beat grooves w/hot organ/ guitar sound bustin' out on a khool version of "green onions", soulful vibes on covers of "pityful", "sweet soul music" ...; some sax leads 'n vocals; on the same label as The Sevens, The Savages ...etc.; TOP shape!)
Streetwalkers Vicious But Fair (Vertigo) EX / EX NL'1977 Sold
(4th album by this Club-rockin' bluesy U.K. outfit feat. Roger Chapman (ex-Family); brass by Mel Collins;)
Stretch You Can't Beat Your Brain For Entertainment (Anchor) EX / M- / Co. U.S.'1976 42.00
(mid-70's U.S. print of straight-rockin' U.K. Pub-Rock type feat. Elmer Gantry on guitars, Steve Emery plays bass; ...quite some action brewin' in these two vinyl grooves;)
Strider Exposed (Warner Brothers) VG++ / EX U.S.'1973 52.00
(orig. U.S. white-label promo print of hi-voltage Hard-Rock steamer w/dynamic organ/ piano-guitar trades; has an 8 minutes plus version of "get ready"; a solid job by this british quartet;)
Exposed (Warner Brothers) SS / SS U.S.'1973 65.00
(orig. U.S. white-label promo print of hi-voltage Hard-Rock steamer w/dynamic organ/ piano-guitar trades; has an 8 minutes plus version of "get ready"; a solid job by this british quartet;)
Strife Back To Thunder (Gull) EX / EX U.K.'1978 42.00
(orig. green-vinyl print of late 70's Hard-Rock venture by british trio plus additional keyboardist on several songs; most songs written by guitarist/ vocalist John Reid;)
Alice Stuart Full Time Woman (Fantasy) EX / EX U.S.'197 55.00
(early 70's U.S. release by californian Singer-Songwriter lady (hooked on bikes, judged by the photo on the cover) ... rural-free blowin' Country tinged West-Coast Folk-Rock w/bluesy touch, laid-back barstool wrestler moods w/hammerin' piano, drifty ballads w/strings arranged by Ed Bogas; Greg Dewey (of Mad River-fame!) plays drums, Mark Naftalin on piano, Richard Greene plays violins, John Kahn plays bass on one song;)
Full Time Woman (Fantasy) VG++ / VG++ / Cc. U.S.'197 42.00
(early 70's U.S. release by californian Singer-Songwriter lady (hooked on bikes, judged by the photo on the cover) ... rural-free blowin' Country tinged West-Coast Folk-Rock w/bluesy touch, laid-back barstool wrestler moods w/hammerin' piano, drifty ballads w/strings arranged by Ed Bogas; Greg Dewey (of Mad River-fame!) plays drums, Mark Naftalin on piano, Richard Greene plays violins, John Kahn plays bass on one song;)
Jeff Sturges And Universe Same (Mam) EX / EX / Co. Can'1971 75.00
(early 70's orig. canadian press of LIVE recorded Brass-Rock venture w/jazzed (Big Band) edge & exciting Fusion/ Free-Form parts, fuzz-box-guitar leads, tension-packed performance climaxing on the great, extended "Acid West" (8:07)
Sugar Loaf Don't Call Us - We Call You (Claridge) EX / VG++ Can'1975 55.00
(canadian orig. print of mid-70's album by this Colorado-band; melodic Prog-moves w/sympho-approach and Jerry Corbetta on keyboards;)
Don't Call Us - We Call You (Claridge) EX / VG++ U.S.'1975 55.00
(U.S. orig. print of mid-70's album by this Colorado-band; melodic Prog-moves w/sympho-approach and Jerry Corbetta on keyboards;)
Spaceship Earth (Liberty) EX / VG++ U.S.'1970 42.00
(1970 U.S. release of Hard-rockin' grooves by this Colorado-band; melodic Prog-moves w/shades of rural Hipster moods; dual guitar trades w/dobro and Jerry Corbetta on keyboards; FOC;)
Spaceship Earth (Liberty) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1970 52.00
(1970 U.S. release of Hard-rockin' grooves by this Colorado-band; melodic Prog-moves  w/shades of rural Hipster moods; dual guitar trades w/dobro and Jerry Corbetta on keyboards; FOC;)
Sundance Rain Steam Speed (Decca) VG++ / VG++ U.K.'1973 65.00
(orig. U.K. green-label print of strong West-Coast-jammin' rural Rock w/americana Country/backwoods-vibes and a straight-rockin' Pub-rockin' khool w/slide 'n hammerin' piano ("smokestack") ...haunting, funky groove on "gypsy woman" 'n swampy coal bein' lit on "so far" w/gris-gris spiced femme back-up throats! a solid album by this U.K. band, lying somewhere in the confluence of Hard Meat & a sober Daddy Longlegs; FOC; w/insert;)
Rain Steam Speed (Decca) EX / EX U.K.'1973 75.00
(orig. U.K. green-label print of strong West-Coast-jammin' rural Rock w/americana Country/ backwoods-vibes and a straight-rockin' Pub-rockin' khool w/slide 'n hammerin' piano ("smokestack") ...haunting, funky groove on "gypsy woman" 'n swampy coal bein' lit on "so far" w/gris-gris spiced femme back-up throats! a solid album by this U.K. band, lying somewhere in the confluence of Hard Meat & a sober Daddy Longlegs; FOC; w/insert;)
Same (Kapp) VG++ / EX U.S.'1971 55.00
(orig. U.S. print of early 70's release by rural-West-Coast rockin' quintet (not to be confounded w/ bands of the same name!) ... dynamic voc-harmonies, acoustic/ electric guitar-blends w/wah-wah-leads, Country-Rock tinge w/occasional flute, steel-guitar ...; halfway up the ladder to meet up w/ Gospel Oak, Help or even a glimpse of the fantastic Wizards from Kansas!)
Sunday Funnies Benediction (Rare Earth) VG++ / EX U.S.'1972 42.00
(U.S. white-label promo release of organ swirlin', straight melodic Rock w/soulful vocs, some arranged parts, x-ian vibes; Andrew Oldham produced;)
Benediction (Rare Earth) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1972 38.00
(U.S. orig. release of organ swirlin', straight melodic Rock w/soulful vocs, some arranged parts, x-ian vibes; Andrew Oldham produced;)
Sunfield Funsield (Hot Fudge) M- / M- U.S.'1981 165.00
(local Iowa early 80's press of spacey Progressive West-Coast-Rock cuttin' stripes in late 70's/ early 80's SPIRIT-typo mold ("sunfield's forever" -track could be a Randy California song!!) ... fanfaring melodic splash w/dynamo-elevated lead-guitar lines, Sympho-flaked runs w/keyboards, harmony vocs ...; w/inner-sleeve w/photos of members;)
The Sunpower Band Same (Rightnow) EX / EX U.S.'1977 175.00
(barroom-glidin' West-Coast rockin' jammer-quartet from Seattle later in the 70's; the energy at work here can be compared to the Live-album by Companion on "Akashic Records"!! ... dual-guitar trades w/slide 'n Boogie-fever ("day & night & day") laden w/knee-tremble, funky grooves, quiverin' lead-axe spurts; hot live-in-the-studio performance ... well, a plain winner in the field! card-board jacket has a khool live-shot of band on front!)
Supermax Don't Stop The Music (Atlantic) EX / EX F'1977 Sold
(orig. french print of 70's action-packed Funk-rockin' sounds w/black-femme back-ups;)
Don't Stop The Music (Atlantic) EX / EX D'1977 36.00
(orig. french print of 70's action-packed Funk-rockin' sounds w/black-femme back-ups;)
Fly With Me (Elektra) EX / EX D'1979 32.00
(orig. german print of late 70's album by action-packed Funk-rockin' equipe w/black-femme back-ups; incl. "world of today", "Reggae fever";)
Fly With Me (Elektra) EX / EX U.S.'1979 36.00
(orig. U.S. white-label-promo-print of late 70's album by action-packed Funk-rockin' equipe w/black-femme back-ups; incl. "world of today", "Reggae fever";)
Fly With Me (Elektra) SS / SS / Co. U.S.'1979 Sold
(orig. U.S. print of late 70's album by action-packed Funk-rockin' equipe w/black-femme back-ups; incl. "world of today", "Reggae fever";)
Same (Voyage) EX / M- U.S.'1978 36.00
(orig. U.S. print of compilation album incl. mid-70's tracks by action-packed Funk-rockin' equipe w/black-femme back-ups;)
World Of Today (Atlantic) SS / SS / Co. Can'1977 Sold
(orig. canadian print of 70's action-packed Funk-rockin' sounds w/black-femme back-ups; incl. "lovemachine" (8:37)
World Of Today (Atlantic) EX / VG++ D'1977 Sold
(orig. german print of 70's action-packed Funk-rockin' sounds w/black-femme back-ups; incl. "lovemachine" (8:37)
Supertramp Breakfast In America (A&M) VG++ / EX NL'1979 Sold
(dutch print of late70's- album by famous british Progressive-Rock combo feat, Roger Hodgson; w/inner-sleeve;)
Even In The Quietest Moments (A&M) VG++ / VG++ NL'1977 Sold
(dutch print of later-in-the-70's- album by famous british Progressive-Rock combo feat. Roger Hodgson; w/inner-sleeve;)
Same (A&M) M- / EX U.K.'1970 Sold
(U.K. 2nd-label print of debut album by famous british Progressive-Rock combo feat, Roger Hodgson; nice laminated sleeve;)
The Surfaris Wipe Out (DOT) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'1963 55.00
(orig. U.S. MONO print of CLASSIC debut album by U.S. Surf-combo that is claiming the title-track (written by Merrell Fankhauser) for their own! covers of "green onions", "Memphis" ...; has an edge-warp that causes some skips unless you play it w/weight of 2 g's!?)
Sutherland Brothers & Quiver Beat Of The Street (Island) EX / EX U.K.'1974 34.00
(mid-70's orig. palm-label release by british West-Coast touched Pub-rockin' equipe w/a strong, melodic Pop edge; Tim Renwick on lead-guitar; FOC;)
Swampwater Same (RCA) EX / EX / Co. U.S.'1971 65.00
(orig. U.S. print of even-better 2nd album!! Cajun/ Country-Folk-Rock spree by Linda Ronstadt's backing band! feat. Guib Guilbeau, John Beland, Stan Pratt, Thad Maxwell ... breezy melodic sparks w/rockin' darts; the spirit of elementary, early BYRDS-magic bids a last farewell here on this (efforts have been taken to hit it close in the following 30++ years but ... I've never had the chance to get wacked on the cheek w/ the same sound-scape again!!) Glen D. Hardin adds piano, Herb Pederson on banjo & guitar, Don Tweedy plays some baritone sax and Curly Chalker & Jimmy Day on pedal-steel; ace-version of The Youngbloods' "one note man" (written by (?) Arnold) w/ a blasting Rickenbaker-12-string sound & Gib's fiddle!! ...  "back on the street again" (Steve Gillette) two Larry Murray songs ("headed for the country" & "Dakota") ... produced by Larry Murray & Ken Mansfield!cover is a gimmix-uni-pak"jacket; shape is very nice!)
Same (King) M- / M U.S.'196 95.00
(orig. U.S. black-label print of fine, late 60's Cajun-Pop/Country-Folk-Rock album by Linda Ronstadt's backing band! feat. Guib Guilbeau, John Beland, Stan Pratt, Thad Maxwell... breezy melodic sparks w/rockin' darts... all presented via dynamic, jangly sound-scape recorded at John Wagner Productions in Albuquerque, New Mexico; incl. "take a city bride", "big bayou", "Nashville lady", Louisiana woman", "it's your game Mary Jane" ...some tracks have string-arrangements; top shape!)
Same (King) EX / EX U.S.'196 75.00
(orig. U.S. black-label print of fine, late 60's Cajun-Pop/ Country-Folk-Rock album by Linda Ronstadt's backing band! feat. Guib Guilbeau, John Beland, Stan Pratt, Thad Maxwell ... breezy melodic sparks w/rockin' darts ... all presented via dynamic, jangly sound-scape recorded at John Wagner Productions in Albuquerque, New Mexico; incl. "take a city bride", "big bayou", "Nashville lady", "Louisiana woman", "it's your game Mary Jane" ... some tracks have string-arrangements;)
Sweet Lighnin' Same (RCA) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'1972 42.00
(early 70's orig. U.S. print of melodic West-Coast-rockin' grooves in Steely Dan mold,strong voc-harmonies, organ-guitar interplays, jazzy Lounge-edge on "reo deo"; things are cuttin' loose on "remember me" w/ dynamic lead-guitar cranks & a shaky flow;)
Sweet Marie 1 (Yard Bird) M- / M- U.S.'1970 95.00
(early 70's U.S.release by hawaiian band; Hendrix-influenced floaty West-Coasty rockin' grooves w/stoned, tribal air about, wah-fuzz-lead-squelch w/bluesy, funky sprouts ("it's your love", "Dr. feelgood") ... some songs remind of a calmed-down/relaxed Impala Syndrome(album released on Parallax Records) ... cover is a nice black/blue day-glow band-photo w/red lettering; comes w/a single containing 2 lp-trax;)
1 (Yard Bird) SS / SS U.S.'1970 110.00
(early 70's U.S. release by hawaiian band; Hendrix-influenced floaty West-Coasty rockin' grooves w/stoned, tribal air about, wah-fuzz-lead-squelch w/bluesy, funky sprouts ("it's your love", "Dr. feelgood") ... some songs remind of a calmed-down/relaxed Impala Syndrome(album released on Parallax Records) ... cover is a nice black/blue day-glow band-photo w/red lettering; still sealed!!)
Stuckin Paradise (Yard Bird) SS / SS U.S.'1971 210.00
(early 70's U.S. release of rare 2nd album by hawaiian band; Hendrix-influenced floaty West-Coasty rockin' grooves w/stoned, tribal air about, wah-fuzz-lead-squelch w/bluesy, funky sprouts ... harder edged than their debut; some spacey bubbles for effects, dynamic production! ... "Stella's candy store" reeks w/a lysergik khool and is simply a GREAT song! cover-version of Phil Ochs' "changes"; thick FOC w/"tea-ache-see-myth" drawing on inner-fold!! still sealed!!!)
Stuckin Paradise (Yard Bird) M- / EX U.S.'1971 225.00
(early 70's U.S. release of rare 2nd album by hawaiian band; Hendrix-influenced floaty West-Coasty rockin' grooves w/stoned, tribal air about, wah-fuzz-lead-squelch w/bluesy, funky sprouts ... harder edged than their debut; some spacey bubbles for effects, dynamic production! "Stella's candy store" reeks w/a lysergik khool and is simply a GREAT song! cover-version of Phil Ochs' "changes"; thick FOC w/"tea-ache-see-myth" drawing on inner-fold!! comes w/ 2 singles w/ all are Lp-tracks; one is a red-vinyl-press & has  "Stella's candy store" b/w "another feelin'", the other has "Hortense the hippie" b/w title track (yellow label print))
Stuckin Paradise (Yard Bird) EX / EX U.S.'1971 SOLD
(early 70's U.S. release of rare 2nd album by hawaiian band; Hendrix-influenced floaty West-Coasty rockin' grooves w/stoned, tribal air about, wah-fuzz-lead-squelch w/bluesy, funky sprouts ... harder edged than their debut; some spacey bubbles for effects, dynamic production! "stella's candy store" reeks w/a lysergik khool and is simply a GREAT song! cover-version of Phil Ochs' "changes"; thick FOC w/"tea-ache-see-myth" drawing on inner-fold!! comes w/ 2 singles w/ all are Lp-tracks; one is a red-vinyl-press & has  "Stella's candy store" b/w "another feelin'", the other has "Hortense the hippie" b/w title track (yellow label print)
Sweet Pain Same (No Label) - / EX U.S.'1971 75.00
(RARE white-label TEST-pressing of early 70's U.S. West-Coasty Country-Folk-Rock thing w/fine harmonies, rustic jammer moods...; comes in plain white sleeve;)
Sweet Revival Feat. Don Hill (SSS International) M- / M- U.S.'196 52.00
(late 60's orig. U.S.promo-label print of x-ian vybed melodic Rock w/brass & fuzz-guit-kolorz, vocal harmonies makin' for some fanfaring gospel zone ... quite an optimistic spree; Psychedelic-cover-art;)
Sweet Smoke Just A Poke (Catfish) EX / VG++ NL'1970 SOLD
(rare holland print on collector's label! well known late 60's/early 70's Rock-Jazz jammer quintet w/sax & recorder flytes, phased drumming, fuzz-guitar leads... sort of Frumious Bandersnatch in some laudanum bath; 2 side-long jamm-out-trax; diff. back-cover to later issues which have a live-photo-shot; comes w/rare insert!)
Just A Poke (EMI Columbia) SS / SS D'1970 52.00
(german blue-label print of well known late 60's/early 70's Rock-Jazz jammer quintet from Holland w/ sax & recorder flytes, phased drumming, fuzz-guitar leads... sort of Frumious Bandersnatch in some laudanum bath; 2 side-long jamm-out-trax; live-photo shot on back cover;)
Sweet Thursday Same (Great Western Grammophone) EX / EX / Cc. U.S.'197 38.00
(U.S. early 70's reprint of organ/ keyboard dominated West-Coast-Rock album prev. released on Tetragrammaton Records; feat. Nicky Hopkins & Alun Davies on guitar, John Marks sings & plays guitar; an eerie-melo-tensyon bein' built on the 10 minutes plus "Gilbert street" reminding of some Velvet Underground/ Lou Reed typo strayns plus a ballad typo approach à la Al Stewart; FOC;)
Same (Great Western Grammophone) EX / EX U.S.'197 42.00
(U.S. early 70's reprint of organ/keyboard dominated West-Coast-Rock album prev. released on Tetragrammaton Records; feat. Nicky Hopkins & Alun Davies on guitar, John Marks sings & plays guitar; an eerie-melo-tensyon bein' built on the 10 minutes plus "Gilbert street" reminding of some Velvet Underground/ Lou Reed typo strayns plus a ballad typo approach à la Al Stewart; FOC;)
Swiss Horns Second Sight (Mercury) M / M CH'1981 34.00
(orig. swiss release of pretty awful Brass-Rock/ (con)-Fusion-Schlock w/ a heavy amount of brass 'n a devastating amount of FM-americana Pop-sock;)
Syndicate Of Sound Little Girl (Bell) EX / EX U.S.'1967 110.00
(orig. U.S. MONO print (in nice nick) of this CLASSIC 60's R&B fueled Garage-Beat-ringer release by San José quintet; colorful 60's splash-down (w/electric Folk-Rock mash) wheelin' fro' on Chuck Berry's "almost grown", "big boss man" ... Rickenbacker-magic on the great "that kind of man" w/a Fab Four typo edge in the harmonies; ... a wide sunny-crest 6-teaze screen and a singin' tambourine!)
Little Girl + 3 (EMI Columbia) EX / VG++ F'196 SOLD
(orig. french 7" 4-track E.P. print (in nice nick) of CLASSIC 60's R&B fueled Garage-Beat-ringer grooves by San José quintet; colorful 60's splash-down (w/electric Folk-Rock mash) ... Rickenbacker-magic on the great "that kind of man" w/a Fab Four typo edge in the harmonies; ... a wide sunny-crest 6-teaze screen and a singin' tambourine! has a khool band-photo sleeve;)

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