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Caption Contest #33

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“More Trumpet Treasures”  Hymie Baleson  Gallotone Records (South Africa)  There’s a lot going on here!  Looking for a caption please!  (Winner gets any record currently listed by lpcoverlover on eBay!)

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Closer to God?

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“Shout ‘n’ Happy”  The Exie Trio with sisters Connie, Margie and (the aptly named? ) Tressie .  A private pressing out of Tennessee.  Pretty incredible recent find here!

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White heat

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“A Touch of Fire” The Belgian Quintet featuring glamorous Anne Sherman  CBS Records (South Africa)

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Frenchette

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Zacharias and his magic violins  Polydor (France)  A jug of wine, a cigarette and a pile of records.

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Don’t discount these guys!

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“Do You Know Him” ABC Songbird Records (1974)  Funky gospel,soul LP by largely, unheralded band the Pilgrim Outlets.  Here’s a sample!

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Five feet high and rising

IMG_4538The Hubbs Family Sing The Gospel  Melody Records

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Mister Fantasy

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Music To Read JAMES BOND By  United Artists (UK)  A compilation of hip, spy movie music by the likes of John Barry, Neil (sic) Hefti, Billy May, Al Caiola, Perez Prado, Riz Ortalani.   Cool instrumentals for those wanting to get into James Bond’s shoes for the night.  Songs to set the mood include: “The Coolest Pad”; “Love Goddess”; “Pin Up Girls”;  “Johnny Cool”; “Goldfinger”; “Scene of the Crime”; etc., etc.  Bachelor Pad meets How to Pick Up Girls with a literary premise.  There are many, many of these spy-themed and James Bond inspired LPs from the sixties and seventies.  There are even two volumes from United Artists with the same title released in the US that have a different track listing.  This is a recent discovery and one of our favs!

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Comin’ home baby

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Waiting For You Emil Stern Felsted Records (UK)

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Travellin’ band

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OUT OF THIS WORLD Archie Silansky and His High Flyers  Vocalists:  Bobby Angel, Vasco Cordoni, Maureen Rayson.  Gallotone Records (South Africa)  Circa 1960.  From the liner notes:  “Having gone right around the globe … Archie Silansky now blasts off into outer space to continue his musical travels out of this world.  Twisting into orbit with the High Flyers and vocally assisted by Vasco Cordoni, Bobby Angel and Maureen Rayson, Archie presents rocket age arrangements of tunes dedicated to the various planets that have become his new ports of call and to the gods who rule them.”

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Beatnik fly girl

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Beat Club Bild und Funk Records (Germany)  A mod comp of sixties brit bands including The Mindbenders, The Walker Brothers, Manfred Mann, The Merseys, The Spencer Davis Group, etc.  Groovy bug-eyed babe rockin hip shades on the cover.

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