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This area contains audio items found on the IA.
Sound files (mp3) Information - We do not advocate copyright theft. Merely if you seek to know what a record sounds like here is the opportunity to embrace knowledge. Links
(1934-1945) "The Early Years" (13 Tracks) (Trad, Scat, pop, jazz)
Info: Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby, Jr. (1903 – 1977) an American singer and actor.
Crosby's trademark warm bass-baritone voice made him the best-selling recording artist of the 20th century, having sold over one billion records, tapes, compact discs and digital downloads around the world. Wiki            Bings website

Admin notes: If you are young and you have never heard him? You are in to melody.
(1969) Back to the Race (24 Tracks)
Info: The Spotnicks is an instrumental rock group from Sweden, who were formed in 1961. Together with The Shadows and the Ventures they are counted as one of the most famous instrumental bands during the 1960s. Wiki

Admin notes: If you are young and you have never heard them you are in for a blast.
(1977) 30 tracks The best of ..  File; format mp3. - listen on-line or D/l
(or)     43 Great songs

Artiste: Connie Francis (born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero, December 12, 1938) is an American pop singer of Italian heritage and the top-charting female vocalist of the late-1950s and early-1960s. Although her chart success waned in the second half of the 1960s, Francis remained a top concert draw. Despite several severe interruptions in her career, she is still active as a recording and performing



Excellent session guitarist based in Austin Texas, 2 songs here, rich & melodic detail. New
Admin: This is quality! See below if you would like his CD.

"The 2 tracks are from his CD album and came about with my desire to put a "Texas" signature sound to some of my favorite guitar instrumentals heard on the radio as a child".: CDBaby
Rock organ at its best - 16 brilliant tracks -  New
Catch the man himself at the Latitude Festival Southwold (UK) 19th July - (YouTube).
Info: Wiki  The house band for Stax Records, the group provided backing music for a variety of singers such as Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding. In 1962, seventeen-year-old keyboardist Booker T. Jones, guitarist Steve Cropper, bass player Lewie Steinberg, and Al Jackson Jr., (drums). rehearsin during studio downtime, started playing a little organ ditty reminiscent of Ray Charles. Jim Stewart - (president of Stax Records), liked what he heard and hit the "record" button. "Green Onion's" was born.
Booker T's Home site
(1974) (History) (Audio) (mp3) (mono),  Date: November 16, 1974
Artist: Pink Floyd
Live at the Empire Pool, Wembley, London, England
Recorded apparently from the sound desk at the time. has very atmospheric qualitties.
Play order: Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Raving & Drooling [Sheep], You've Gotta Be Crazy [Dogs], Speak To Me, Breathe, On The Run, Time, The Great Gig In The Sky, Money, Us And Them, Any Colour You Like, Brain Damage, Eclipse, Echoes 
Admin notes:
  160 Kbs, VBR.   
Wiki=info,   YTdl stereo version

(1971) Artist: Pink Floyd - Live at Pompei (Echoes) (pt.1) (mp3), RT=11mins)
Recorded at the amphitheatre in Pompei over four days in October.

Admin notes: YTdl is in 10 min sections  (Gd qual)

350 Classic songs which pay tribute to these harmony virtuosos
"Raise a glass of Rum And Coke to Patti, Laverne and Maxine -The Andrews Sisters, the best girl singing group ever. With the passing of Patti the last of the Andrews Sisters (2013), the girls became recording history, the compilations are  from released LP's issued from private collectors and is  tribute to my all time favorite girl singing group."

Admin notes:
  Fie format mp3.   



(1965 -)The Hollies- (35 Tracks) A real blast from the past, great harmonies.

The Hollies Greatest Hits (13 Tracks)

7 LP's including "Stop Stop Stop" (select from list)

The Hollies (
1967) rendition of "Stop Right There" (1 track)



Probably the most influential instrumental group in the USA, this collection of 272 tracks plot their development from 1958 onwards. Perhaps not as well known in the UK as The Shadows both bands covered each others recordings through the decades that followed. Listen to "Captain Slogg" to hear the similarity. To see them playing - Live in 1964 & 1998 visit here
Admin notes:  160 Kbs, VBR      Wiki=info
[132 mins of pure] "60's soul numbers seen through a wide angle lens.
Dedicated to Donald 'Duck' Dunn, bassist with Booker T & the MG's." (IA user)

Admin notes: Some numbers might surprise the listener  (Mp3, VBR, 120Mb)
Admin notes: A selection to wet your appetite for this excellent musician (Mp3, VBR)
Book Of Love Love Town Sledge Hammer
DiggingIn The Dirt Back To Front Last Temptation of Christ
Love To Be Loved
Secret World (4 tracks)
Beat My Drum

(2013) Light & Shadow (24 Tracks}   Link1
(2013) Direct               (12 tracks)    Link2
Admin notes: A selection to wet your appetite for this excellent musician writer of
"Chariots of Fire", and the themes used in Blade Runner. (Mp3, VBR)
Listen to it on-line using the "IA player". Embrace the peace - If you like it - buy the CD.

 Greatest Hits (11 songs).
Info: compilation of The Doobie Brothers. (D/l) zip file available at same location)

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IA user submission: Warner Bros. Record
Greatest Hits
Info: (Celtic, myth, ethereal). Listen on-line or (D/l) 44 files available) (2 locations)
Album 1 song1 Storms In Africa
Anywhere Is
Caribbean Blue
On Sacred Ground
Admin notes: Clean, calming - IA user submissions

(1958) The Kalin Twins (Wiki) (11 Tracks)
Album 1 Album 2
YouTube1959 YouTube1989

(2011) The Patinettes - Bliss (Genre: Folk Rock) (origin Portugal) 14 Tracks - listen on-line or D/l,

Admin notes: Nice mixture of titles and sound quality excellent. Enjoyable listening.
Try Track 03 - Whisky Galore!
For info on the band visit Bandcamp
(1981) Album (11 Tracks) (No cvr pic) (mp3)  Listen on-line or D/l. Link
Jon Dee Graham live
Recorded live February 12, 2013
at McGonigel's Mucky Duck  Houston, Texas, USA

38 Tracks Live performance
, accoustic set, solo guitar, gravel voice, lots of feel. very.good. Taped by Joshua Cain, mixed using Audacity®
Admin notes:Highly enjoyable, definatly worth listening to either on line or by D/l.
Tracks from ...  2015 (Various artists) PG
32 ripped tracks from 2015 - For those younger users and those young at heart.
Keeping an open mind about music and the variety of genre's is the purpose of this being here.

Admin notes: Please note:  PG Some use of explicit language in some song instances.
US Hits of the 50's & 60s IA User compilation (1 hr duration) see titles on the page. Link
USA Video Jukebox For those old enough to remember the 1950/60s this US school site has a unique juke box - worth a look. Link

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BackTrack (Still going strong, visit their web site!) Just My Centre Pane Exit 1990 - Playing at Wandsworth Town Hall
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