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1958 EP from Brenda Lee with “Rock the Bop”; “Ring-a-My-Phone; “Dynamite”; and “Love You Till I Die” Brunswick (France)
This one’s for LP cover lover, Red Baron. The Royal Guardsmen “The Story of Snoopy and the Red Baron” Laurie Records I had this one back in 1967.
David Bowie “Pinups” RCA Records (1973) Released between “Aladin Sane” and “Diamond Dogs.” The woman on the cover with Bowie is 1960s supermodel Twiggy in a photograph taken by her then-manager Justin de Villeneuve. In the album booklet, Bowie himself describes Pin Ups as:
“These songs are among my favourites from the ’64–67′ period of London. / Most of the groups were playing the Ricky-Tick (was it a ‘y’ or an ‘i’?) -Scene club circuit (Marquee, eel pie island la-la). / Some are still with us. /Pretty Things, Them, Yardbirds, Syd’s Pink Floyd, Mojos, Who, Easybeats, Merseys, The Kinks