I'm personally thrilled to have these classic albums collected in a single box set so that I don't have to keep wearing out my vinyl copies While those are now out of print and I'm in agreement with you about CD-R, no way! Not to mention that for those of us who can remember, many were also at one time available as reel-to-reel, 8 track, and cassette.
Your comment, "I'm not sure how much of that stuff [demos, live, etc. We know at the very least that two albums were produced for Columbia that have not been issued on CD and that Lee Michaels himself put out an album on his own label that has also not been out on CD. So, we can start there as far as "rare" material is concerned. As far as what kind of archive does exist, well, the answer rests with Lee Michaels.
All I know is that he toured heavily from ; were none of those shows recorded? I also know he had his own studio beautifully presented on the Barrel album ; did he never run the tapes while he was working out a song? And, let's also not forget that he played numerous "rock festivals" most of which were professionally recorded.
Why not track down some of those? So, that set was added value, and like much that Rhino does, was really well-curated and well-presented. Those were bare bones, but they accomplished getting the material on CD. Another label, can't recall which one, put out a best of collection called Hello, which was just more of the same. So, as far as I see it, aside from a page-book which might be interesting in its own right, and admittedly the only reason I'll shell out the money for it , what new ground is being covered by Manifesto Records?
The arrangements are tighter, sometimes making use of brass and other instrumentation. The rocking parts rock harder, the subtle bits are even more refined, and the songwriting is top-notch. And his vocals are somehow even more assured than on the debut. It stiffed. Lee Michaels By summer Michaels had made fundamental changes in his musical approach. With nothing to hide behind so to speak , the arrangements on Lee Michaels rely completely upon the energy generated by Michaels and Frosty.
After his music career faded out, Michaels opened a restaurant in Marina del Rey, California centered around a spicy shrimp dish he'd created; Killer Shrimp became a success, and the family-run business now boasts six locations in California and Nevada. Etiquetas: Hammond , Lee Michaels , organ , progresive , rock , rock sinfonico. Related Posts with thumbnails for blogger blogger tutorials.
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Mary made her film debut in Muscle Beach PartyCarnival of Life, an Album by Lee Michaels. Released in February on A&M (catalog no. SP ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Psychedelic Rock, Psychedelic Pop.