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Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Peter-Thomas-Sound-Orchester: Raumpatrouille (Soundtrack 1966)


 
well folks here something that i wanted to post months ago, and i am very happy to share this nostalgic jewel with you now. i watched this series as a kid hundreds and thousands of times, so perhaps we share the same awesome memories of the european answer to star trek (which indeed first aired the same year – just a couple of days earlier!): “the phantastic adventures of the spaceship orion”.
of course this is just a soundtrack and not the original episodes, but nevertheless heres something about the series itself first – either for those who have never heard of it and might want to watch it, or for those who want to smile about the good old days again.
‘space patrol orion’ is a 7 episode sci fi series produced in germany, the first one of its kind. i grew up watching orion and it always reminds me of my childhood. i could name all the crews members when i still walked under the table: cliff allister mclane, the commander, hasso sigbjörnson, mario de monti, atan shubashi, helga legrelle and tamara jagellovsk, a special officer of the galactic security service who was assigned …

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Thursday, 25 February 2010

George Harrison: Wonderwall Music (Soundtrack – German Pressing) (1968)


 
as today is the 25th february once again, heres something in honour of george harrison, who would have turned 67 today. we all know he sadly passed away on the 29th november 2001, aged just 58 – but for now lets remember one of the most charismatic and coolest beatles and indulge in this interesting and somewhat obscure solo effort. in fact this lp is not obscure at all, as it already has been rereleased on cd and can be found lots of times on music blogs around the web, but it is rather unknown outside the circle of die-hard beatles fans. wonderwall music was the soundtrack to a film called wonderwall, and it also was the first solo record of a beatle during the lifetime of the band. i wont say too much about the album now, as theres plenty of info on this record on the web (just try google if you want to know more), and i dont want just to copy what others already said.
the reason i posted this lp anyway are, again, the high resolution cover scans, AND – and this is why i specially noted in the headline that it …

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