Two Cigarettes in the Dark The M-G-M Strings conducted Leroy Holmes M-G-M Records
Andre Verchuren Festival Records (France)
Osmar Navarro … e Voces Chantecler Records (Brazil)
Lou Reed “Walk on the Wild Side” b/w “Perfect Day RCA Victor (Spain)
“Prairie Dog” Duke Pearson with an octet featuing drummer Mickey Roker; Harold Vick on soprano; James Spaulding on flute and alto; bassist Bob Cranshaw; trumpeter Johnny Coles; tenor George Coleman; guitarist Gene Bertoncini; and Pearson on piano and celeste. Atlantic Records (1966) This is as fine as any date Pearson released for Atlantic, and grooves all the way through.
“I’m Going Home … To Watch the Flowers Bloom” The Richys (with 7 year-old Janell doing recitations) “The Richys sing “up-to-date”, yet hold strongly to old-time convictions, which many have laid aside.”
A cool little floppy disc set from France. The illustration is signed Jean Effel.
“Cat at the Console” Patty Hanley, Organist International Records
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.