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Stray Cats - Rant N' Rave With The Stray Cats (1983) (24-bit K2)

Stray Cats - Rant N' Rave With The Stray Cats (1983) (24-bit K2)
Rockabilly | 1cd | EAC Rip | Ape + Cue + Log | covers
Arista/BMG BVCM-37207 | rem: 2001 | 265Mb

Well, being 15, a typical kid would like, alternative, punk, hip hop, but somethin' about this band caught my eye. Maybe the upright bass, or the way Jim played standing up, or the way Setzer could sing & play that guitar. On this cd, you'll find humor, rebellion, & heartache.

Stray Cats - Gonna Ball (1982) (24-bit K2)  Music

Posted by uff at July 16, 2016
Stray Cats - Gonna Ball (1982) (24-bit K2)

Stray Cats - Gonna Ball (1982) (24-bit K2)
Rockabilly | 1cd | EAC Rip | Ape + Cue + Log | covers
Arista/BMG, BVCM-37205 | rem: 2001 | 250Mb

The Stray Cats' second album, Gonna Ball, was considered something of a disappointment when it was released in 1981; back then, it had the disadvantage of competing with the expectations raised by its immediate predecessor, a miraculous debut produced under the guidance of Dave Edmunds.

Stray Cats - Built For Speed (1982) (24-bit K2)  Music

Posted by uff at July 9, 2016
Stray Cats - Built For Speed (1982) (24-bit K2)

Stray Cats - Built For Speed (1982) (24-bit K2)
Rockabilly | 1cd | EAC Rip | Ape + Cue + Log | covers
Arista/BMG BVCM-37206 | rem: 2001 | 245Mb

In 1982, the unexpected success of the Stray Cats' American debut, Built for Speed, made America aware that rockabilly, previously believed to be extinct, was actually alive and well somewhere in New Jersey (though the evidence had to be taken to England before anyone would notice).
Various Artists (John Coltrane) - Winner's Circle (1957) {1986 Bethlehem + 2007 Japan Mini LP 24-bit K2 HD Remaster}

Various Artists (John Coltrane) - Winner's Circle (1957) {1986 Bethlehem + 2007 Japan Mini LP 24-bit K2 HD Remaster}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (image)+CUE+LOG -> 538 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 210 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 46 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1986, 2007 Bethlehem Music / Victor Entert. | BR-5030/BCP-6066 / VICJ-61456
Jazz / Bop / Saxophone

Rare stuff from John Coltrane! The album features Trane playing tenor on only 4 of the album's 8 tracks – making it kind of surprising that they used his name in the title – but the album is a lesser-known batch of large group recordings that offer an interesting early chapter in his career! The main force behind the album is arranger Harry Tubbs – possibly not a name that's as sexy as John Coltrane, hence the billing – but a worthy leader for the date, given the quality of the music.
Aerosmith - Permanent Vacation (1987) {1994, 20 bit K2 Mastering, Japan}

Aerosmith - Permanent Vacation (1987) {1994, 20 bit K2 Mastering, Japan}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 384 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 125 Mb
Scans (JPG, 600 dpi) ~ 81 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Hard Rock, Classic Rock | Geffen Records / MCA Victor #MVCZ-71

Permanent Vacation is the ninth studio album by American rock band Aerosmith, released in August 1987 by Geffen Records. The album marks a turning point in the band's career. It is their first album to employ professional songwriters, instead of featuring material solely composed by members of the band. This came as a suggestion of executive John Kalodner, who also pushed the band to work with producer Bruce Fairbairn, who remained with them for another two albums. It was also the first Aerosmith album to be promoted by heavy music video airplay on MTV. Though Done with Mirrors was intended to mark Aerosmith's comeback, Permanent Vacation is often considered their true comeback album, as it was the band's first truly popular album since their reunion…
Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985) {2000, XRCD2, 20-Bit K2 Super Coding, Japan}

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985) {2000, XRCD2, 20-Bit K2 Super Coding, Japan}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 359 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 137 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Rock | Vertigo / Universal Music #5483572

Brothers in Arms is the fifth studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits, released on 13 May 1985 by Vertigo Records internationally, and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. Brothers in Arms charted at number one worldwide, spending 10 weeks at number one on the UK Albums Chart, nine weeks at number one on the Billboard 200 in the United States, and 34 weeks at number one on the Australian Album Chart. The album is the eighth-best-selling album in UK chart history, is certified nine-times platinum in the United States, and is one of the world's best-selling albums, having sold over 30 million copies worldwide. The album won two Grammy Awards in 1986, and also won Best British Album at the 1987 Brit Awards…
The Move - Looking On (1970) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}

The Move - Looking On (1970) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}
EAC Rip | WV (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 481 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 187 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Psychedelic Rock / Progressive Rock / Blues Rock / Hard Rock
Cube Records / Victor Entertainment #VICP-61315

Looking On is the third album by The Move, released in the UK in December 1970. The LP is their first to feature Jeff Lynne, their first containing entirely original compositions. It includes both their 1970 singles, the Top 10 hit "Brontosaurus," released on Regal Zonophone in March, and the less successful "When Alice Comes Back To The Farm," released on Fly in October. It's also the first LP to feature both Roy Wood and Jeff Lynne as a tandem, with Wood’s use of cello and woodwinds and Lynne's piano in addition to their usual guitars and vocals, anticipating the work they would later pursue in The Electric Light Orchestra, whose debut album they were starting to record at around the same time…
Vangelis - Albedo 0.39 (1976) {2006, RCA Years Papersleeve Collection, K2 24-bit Remastered, Japan} Repost

Vangelis - Albedo 0.39 (1976) {2006, RCA Years Papersleeve Collection, K2 24-bit Remastered, Japan}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 300 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 130 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Progressive Electronic, Ambient | RCA / BMG Japan #BVCM-37679 (82876-81851-2)

Albedo 0.39 is a studio album by the Greek electronic composer Vangelis, released in 1976. It was the second album produced by Vangelis in Nemo Studios, London, which was his creative base until the late 1980s. It was his first Top 20 UK album. It is a concept album themed around space physics (the reflection of light i.e. physical truth). Its title is inspired by the idea of a planet's albedo, the proportion of the light it receives that is reflected back into space. The album title refers to the average albedo value of the planet Earth as it was in 1976. From the explanation on the back of the LP cover : "The reflecting power of a planet or other non-luminous body. A perfect reflector would have an Albedo of 100%. The Earth's Albedo is 39%, or 0.39". It was performed at the Royal Albert Hall in 1977. The album reached #18 on the UK Album Charts.
The Move - Move (1968) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}

The Move - Move (1968) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}
EAC Rip | WV (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 451 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 193 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Beat, Power Pop, Art Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Rock & Roll, British Invasion
Cube Records / Victor Entertainment #VICP-61313

There's a good reason why the Move's eponymous 1968 debut album sounds like the work of two or three different bands – actually, befitting a band with multiple lead singers, there's more than one reason. First, there's that lead singer conundrum. Carl Wayne was the group's frontman, but Roy Wood wrote the band's original tunes and sometimes took the lead, and when the group covered a rock & roll class, they could have rhythm guitarist Trevor Burton sing (as they did on Eddie Cochran's "Weekend") or drummer Bev Bevan (as they did on the Coasters' "Zing Went the Strings of My Heart")…
The Move - Shazam (1970) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}

The Move - Shazam (1970) {1998/2001, 20-bit K2 Super Coding Remaster, Japan}
EAC Rip | WV (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 471 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 181 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Freakbeat, Hard Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Progressive Rock
Cube Records / Victor Entertainment #VICP-61314

Shazam is the second studio album by English rock band the Move, released in February 1970 by Regal Zonophone. The LP marked a bridge between the band's quirky late '60s pop singles and the progressive, long-form style of Roy Wood's next project, the Electric Light Orchestra. It was the last Move album to feature the group's original lead vocalist, Carl Wayne. The Move, from Birmingham, England, are a British rock band of the late 1960s and the early 1970s. They scored nine Top 20 UK singles in five years…