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A tumblelog by C. Michael Bailey

The Led Zeppelin Papers: Led Zeppelin III, Deluxe Edition

My revies of The Led Zeppelin Papers: Led Zeppelin III, Deluxe Edition at All About Jazz … This album sucks as bad as it did 40 years ago…but the rub…the next two…Ken Oliphant and Jimmy Loomis…my HOTH piece is finished…now…

The Old 97s: Most Messed Up

My review of The Old 97s: Most Messed Up published today at All About Jazz…chalk it up to my resistance to growing up, but this is a fun disc for all of the wrong reasons when one is mid-50s.

Sabine Meyer – The Art of the Clarinet

My Bailey’s Bundle on Sabine Meyer – The Art of the Clarinet. EMI and Warner Classics have released all of Meyer’s significant recordings in two bargin-priced 5-CD box sets. Music of this caliber does not get more affordable than this…

The Led Zeppelin Papers: Led Zeppelin, Deluxe Edition

The first in my Led Zeppelin series: The Led Zeppelin Papers: Led Zeppelin, Deluxe Edition, published today at All About Jazz. WARNING: I have quoted the original Rolling Stone review for this album and it contains a racial epithet that while reflective of the late 1960s, would be justly unacceptable today.