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Beach Party 2009

Posted by Mr. Chadwick, May 27, 2009 10:07pm | Post a Comment
andy williams happy heart lp coverorquesta del recuerdo lp covernajee lp cover
We're expecting a heatwave, so here's a nice round of beach themed covers...
charlie barnet quartet jazz oasis lp coverrod mckuen seasons in the sunn II lp cover
romanovsky & phillips trouble in paradise lp coversandy owens ensemble montage lp covertma beach party 2000
a date with riverside lp coverjimmy buffett riddles in the sand lp covernat king cole those lazy hazy crazy days of summer
I know that the Jazz Oasis cover is supposed to be desert, but it looks like the Pismo Beach sand dunes to me.
trigo limpio lp covertammy wynette only lonely sometimes lp coveriguana the winds of alamar lp cover
los joao vamos a la playa lp coverhard rock hits lp coverthis is steve & eydie lp cover
Although I love the Date With Riverside cover above, the Enrique Jorrin LP below is my personal favorite of the bunch.
call of the midnight sun lp coverorquesta enriques jorrin lp covertornader hit it again lp cover

Washington Records

Posted by Mr. Chadwick, September 10, 2008 11:00pm | Post a Comment
In the late 50's Riverside Records was a giant in the Jazz world. Cranking out some of the best albums of the era, they were home to Monk, Cannonball, Bill Evans and many more. At that time, one of their subsidiaries was Washington Records. Not focused on jazz at all, this label seems to have been used to issue classical, ethnic & traditional folk records-- many of which had been previous available as Riverside issues. This series was geared towards educators and probably filled out the curriculum for many elementary schools. Here's an 8 part series of traditional folk...

the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 6the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 5the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 1
Washington Records Label subsidiary of Riverside Recordsthe english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 4
the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 3the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 2the english and scottish popular ballads (child balads) LP ewan Maccoll & A.L. Lloyd volume 7