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CULT CLASSIC: PAVLOV’S DOG-PAMPERED MENIAL.

Cult Classic: Pavlov’s Dog-Pampered Menial. In the history of progressive rock, Pavlov’s Dog’s 1975 debut album Pampered Menial is regarded as a genre classic. That was despite the album’s commercial failure. It was released initially by ABC-Dunhill. The initial commercial failure was totally unexpected as the label had given Pavlov’s Dog a large advance which …

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PAVLOV’S DOG-PAMPERED MENIAL.

Pavlov’s Dog-Pampered Menial. Label: Music On Vinyl. In the history of progressive rock, Pavlov’s Dog’s 1975 debut album Pampered Menial is regarded as a genre classic. That was despite the album’s commercial failure. It was released initially by ABC-Dunhill. The initial commercial failure was totally unexpected as the label had given Pavlov’s Dog a large …

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CULT CLASSIC: BOBBY WHITLOCK-BOBBY WHITLOCK.

Cult Classic: Bobby Whitlock-Bobby Whitlock Before embarking upon a solo career in 1971, Memphis born Bobby Whitlock, had worked with some of the biggest names in music. His career started when he was just seventeen and signed to Stax Records. He went on to work with Albert King, Booker T. and The MGs, Sam and …

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BOBBY WHITLOCK-BOBBY WHITLOCK.

BOBBY WHITLOCK-BOBBY WHITLOCK. Before embarking upon a solo career in 1971, Memphis born Bobby Whitlock, had worked with some of the biggest names in music. His career started when Bobby was just seventeen. That’s when Bobby Whitlock had signed to Stax Records. He went on to work with Albert King, Booker T. and The MGs, …

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BOBBY “BLUE” BLAND-HIS CALIFORNIA ALBUM.

BOBBY “BLUE” BLAND-HIS CALIFORNIA ALBUM. Sometimes, I feel the word legend is used too often nowadays. Two successful albums seem to be about all it takes for an artist to attain legendary status. That always makes me smile, when there are artists like Bobby “Blue” Bland whose recording career has spanned six decades. His debut …

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