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A Van of Brothers

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THE CLICK KIDS  THE CLICK KIDS ARE COMING  CLICK Records  Essential private press – real people, wide-eyed joyous kiddie xian garage pop jammer with many fun tunes & unusual lyrics.

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Subterranean haikus

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Guy Wernham  “Contributions to the Delinquency of Minor Poetry”  Private pressing on red vinyl  Little is known about Guy apart from his work translating French literature. This is a one-of-a-kind, collector’s record of poetry in the beatnik style.  This and 100 other rare and unusual records from the LP Cover Lover archives are being put up for auction on eBay beginning on Monday, April 13th!

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Doin’ the shag

MDS00336“Gospel Classics”  The Singing Peirot Family  (DIY)

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No time for pity

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“Don’t Pity Me”  Chris Miskelly and Betty Baker

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Garage greats Vol. 12

BRYAN SMITH - BACK IN YOUR OWN BACK YARD

LpCoverLover, Steve Hartnett writes:  I have been enjoying your posts for a long time now.  Here’s one for you. The piano’s happy but the night club looks a bit run down. Bryan and his happy piano have done quite a few albums, but this is my favorite cover.

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In the wee small hours

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“John Louis Kell Plays a Little Piano”   DIY recording from Lookout Mountain, Tennessee  (1977)

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Something’s not kosher here

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“Jewish Wedding Dances ” Tikva Records  Fun with photoshop!

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In praise of great hair

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Holland Trio  “Now Let Us Thank Him”

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Two faces have I

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Pastor L.J. London  Sermon “How Many Faces Are You”  Recorded Live at the New Jerusalem Temple  (Detroit, MI)   Another great DIY cover from Pastor London.  See another on LPCL.

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Jizz vocalists

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“We Come With Music”  The Colonials from Mid America Nazarene College

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