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#TBT #Vinyl Steve Dahl, Pet Fish Sticks, 1983

30 Mar

steve dahl pet fish sticks
Steve Dahl and Teenage Radiation

Pet Fish Sticks
Hilario Records
1983

 

The post-Disco Demolition Dahl era…

 

 

 

#TBT #Vinyl Chess Records Sampler, 1982

5 Jan

Chess Records

 

Chess Is Back
Various Artists
Chess Records / Sugar Hill Records
Compiled 1982

 

This promo-only LP for in-store play compiled 50’s and 60’s tracks from Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Chuck Berry, and other Chess artists.

 

Chess Records

Chess Records

Chess Records

Looks like it I got this in the used bin at Record Rev in DeKalb, IL!

TBT Vinyl: Muddy Waters, Hard Again

17 Dec

Muddy 1

Muddy Waters
Hard Again
1977
Blue Sky Records

This record reintroduced Muddy to a new generation of blues fans and was produced by Johnny Winter. It features my favorite version of “Mannish Boy,” mostly because it’s the version WXRT in Chicago played throughout the 80’s and 90’s.

Muddy 2

 

Muddy 3

 

 

 

 

 

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