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“That’s the Way (I Like It)” Top of the Pops Volume 2 Looks like one of those old school notebook covers.
The Who “Happy Jack” / “Whiskey Man” Single – Decca Records, US (1966). Illustration by gonzo artist Ralph Steadman
“Rockin’ with Wanda!” Wanda Jackson Capitol Records
1958 EP from Brenda Lee with “Rock the Bop”; “Ring-a-My-Phone; “Dynamite”; and “Love You Till I Die” Brunswick (France)
An alternate cover of the Rolling Stones “High Tides and Green Grass” from Israel! PAX Records (1966). Happy Rosh Hashanah.
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
The Cramps “Bikini Girls with Machine Guns” Enigma Records (1989) A 12″ single from the album “Stay Sick” Produced by Poison Ivy. Cover photo by Lux Interior Thanks Joe Blossom.
“With Love – A Pot Of Flowers” (1967) To cash-in on the popularity of the San Francisco music scene, Mainstream records collected some singles by Bay Area groups The Other Side, Euphoria, Harbinger Complex and The Wildflower from labels Garage and Psychedelic Folkrock. An early collection and interesting time capsule from the summer of love that captures the sound of the Bay Area underground. Recently reissued with additional tracks.