If anybody could take a great tune and make it better, it was The Ventures – as you'll hear on this album's killer version of "Hawaii Five O" – as well as a host of other groovy goodies too! The set's still got the core sound of the quartet – loads of fuzzy guitars ... (Rock, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The Ventures In Space is a really wonderful idea – especially given that the quartet had so much energy in their guitars at this point, they could easily make it to the moon! The set's cooking with great little numbers that really keep with the space theme of the title – tracks like ... (Rock, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear.)
Julius Wechter & The Baja Marimba Band —
Foursider ... LP A&M, Late 60s/Early 70s. Near Mint- 2LP ...
Groovy pop orchestrations from one of the best bandleaders working at Verve in the late 60's. Sweet Verve sounds, with a mix of jazz, easy, and Brazilian sounds, and tracks like "Laia Ladaia", "Cinnamon & Clove", "The Look of Love", "Arrasto", and "B ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Cover has a cutout hole.)
Pat Williams —
Think ... LP Verve, Late 60s. Very Good+ ...
Pat Williams is one of the greatest overlooked arrangers of the 60s, and this great Verve album features some beautifully nutty tracks, with a sweet mix of jazz and easy stylings! Zoot Sims solos on a few tracks here, and Dick Hyman plays Calliope. Great cuts include "Chicken Feathers" ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring & edge wear and a name in marker on back. Labels have some marker.)
Patrick Williams —
Theme ... LP PA USA, 1977. Very Good+ ...
A groovy album of slick LA jazz – put together by the great Pat Williams, who did some great arranging work for Verve and MPS in earlier years! The record features a lot of studio jazz players – like Dave Grusin, Toots Thielemans, Gerrry Niewood, Marvin Stamm, and Jerome Richardson ... (Jazz, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The 3rd volume in one of the best-ever series of rare break tracks – and packaged with the usual high high quality of the other releases in this series! The track list is fantastic – and features loads of tracks that break the mold of the usual funk compilation, and which contain rare ... (Funky Compilations, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
After the French Pops collection, the great folks at Motor have come up with a matching German Pop collection, with an equally stellar assortment of lost Now Sound sounds, wrapped up in a totally cool package that has to be seen to be believed. The focus here is more on instrumental tracks than on ... (Funky Compilations, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A very cool package – a book-style cover, with a few pages of sexy late 60s Japanese cheesecake photography by Y Tatsuki! There's some nice sax solos over the groovy music, too – supposedly by Akira Miyazawa! (Jazz, Now Sound)LP, Vinyl record album
The classic first volume in this series, put together back in the 80's, when loads of hip hop tracks were sampling things like "Inspector Gadget" and "Batman". Still classic now, though, and with loads of material, like The Flintsones, Batman, Lost In Space, Star Trek, The Dick ... (Soundtracks, Now Sound)read moreLP, Vinyl record album