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Left of the dial

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Silhouette  Segments compiles radio spots by John Rydgren, the head of the American Lutheran Church . His radio  show, “Silhouettes”,  was the voice of hippies for God before anyone ever heard the word, “Jesus freak”. His psychedelic Christian Dj patter, in the style of Ken Nordine, is backed by fuzzy guitars and Summer Of Love grooves.  A heady mix of peace, love, sex & Jesus.  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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It’s gonna take a miracle

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Bert Tenzer  “600 Second Miracle” – Rare, weird, thriller psych narrative on one-sided lp.

THIS AND 100 MORE RECORDS FROM THE LP COVER LOVER COLLECTION ARE BEING AUCTIONED OFF NEXT WEEK.  More news to come!

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Pews, love and understanding

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“Count Your Blessings”   Willie Sutherland w Frank Coutts   Grampian Records, Scotland.  (1972)  From LP cover lover Dave Bruce:  By way of a little “thank you” for your super site, here’s a scan of my best candidate for a “wake up sweating” record. I rescued it from a charity shop.  If you weren’t scared of Scotchmen before this, you should have been.

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Holy rollers

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“Sing Unto Him Sing”  The York Family Wheelchair Singers

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Accidents will happen

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“Let This Be a Lesson to You (Drunk Driver)”   Tommy Ellison  Atlanta International Records (1990)  The harrowing story of deadly car crash with a twisted ending.

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A pawn in her game

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“Music for Intelligent Young Ladies”  Willy Albimoor and his Orchestra ARC Records (London)  (1963)  Albimoor played in Brussels – (not chess but club dates and on radio and television) – before cutting this debut disc in Gr. Britain.

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“You’ll watch me dance and you’ll like it!”

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Jimmy Fontana  RCA (Italy)  “Non te ne Andare”   (1963)

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Riki Tiki Tivvy

“Tivvy’s Tune”   Tivvy and his Clubmates   Fontana Records  (1965)

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Race relation

“Tell It Again”  Cousin Thelma  Tom-Tom Records, Florida   Cousin Thelma reads Brer Rabbit and other Uncle Remus tales.

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It’s only a paper moon

Cara Kiri and Pippo Fanco   Orizzonte Records (Italy)

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