Category Archives: 1970’s Albums

The Delfonics – The Delfonics (1970)

Soul music is a big part of my record collection, and lately when visiting vinyl fares I’ve picked up quite a few classic singles and albums including many purchases just based on a name or record label. Bell Records in … Continue reading

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Parallel Lines – Blondie (1978)

This album has been played many times. I never get tired listening to any of the tracks. Without doubt in my top five records of all time. A mixture of punk elements, rock, pop and their first move into a … Continue reading

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Waterloo – ABBA (1974)

Every year Europe is brought together by music in the form of the Eurovision Song Contest. On May 23rd 2015 the 60th contest will take place in Austria. In 1974 a Swedish group by the name of ABBA appeared in … Continue reading

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Tubular Bells – Mike Oldfield (1973)

This is probably the album that got me really interested in music. I know it was a Christmas present because I remember pestering my Mother for it. This isn’t a pressing from its release date in 1973, but I’d say … Continue reading

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The Kick Inside – Kate Bush (1978)

Kate Bush burst onto the scene with the #1 single “Wuthering Heights”. Born Catherine Bush in Welling, England in 1958, she quickly became known for her very eclectic vocal style and her “arty” videos. She was just 19 years old … Continue reading

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Just A Boy – Leo Sayer (1974)

Leo Sayer is an English singer songwriter born in Shoreham-by-Sea, ussex in 1948. It is recorded that he was discovered by David Courtney who co-managed him along with British Singer / Actor Adam Faith. Faith had several successful hit singles … Continue reading

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Ensam – Frida (1975)

Across Europe in 1975 a new Swedish pop band were placing songs highly on the charts following on from their win at the Eurovision Song Contest 1974. ABBA who have gone on to sell over 350 Million records. One of its … Continue reading

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