Posts Tagged '1971'

Album of the Month: Carole King ‘Tapestry’

The album that saw the veteran songwriter distill the essence of an era.

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Carole King ‘Tapestry’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

‘Play All’ for our playlist that includes soulful covers and King’s own live versions of some of the tunes from this iconic album.

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Classic Album Sundays presents David Bowie ‘Hunky Dory’ with producer Ken Scott

After engineering The Beatles at Abbey Road and working with George Harrison on ‘All Things Must Pass’ Ken Scott decided it was time to sit in the producer’s chair and this was his ‘first’.

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Classic Album Sundays presents David Bowie “Hunky Dory”

CAS’s Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy presents the album that signified David Bowie as a major talent at our London after-work monthly.

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Album of the Month: Marvin Gaye “What’s Going On”

Inflation, war, environmental degradation, overpopulation, protests and social upheaval are the themes of this seminal album. It is now over forty years since it’s release and not much has changed.

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Album of the Month: Joni Mitchell “Blue”

“Blue” is Mitchell’s first song cycle whereby all the songs interrelate in their theme of loss and transformation. Released in 1971, the album reflects the disillusionment and disenchantment felt by a generation during the closing of The Sixties.

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