(1970 1979) Japan

Santana - Abraxas (1970) {1983, Japan 1st press}  Music

Posted by popsakov at March 7, 2017
Santana - Abraxas (1970) {1983, Japan 1st press}

Santana - Abraxas (1970) {1983, Japan 1st press}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 281 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 91 Mb
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Latin Rock, Jazz Fusion, Psychedelic Rock, Blues Rock, Hard Rock
CBS / Sony #35DP 58

The San Francisco Bay Area rock scene of the late '60s was one that encouraged radical experimentation and discouraged the type of mindless conformity that's often plagued corporate rock. When one considers just how different Santana, Jefferson Airplane, Moby Grape, and the Grateful Dead sounded, it becomes obvious just how much it was encouraged. In the mid-'90s, an album as eclectic as Abraxas would be considered a marketing exec's worst nightmare. But at the dawn of the 1970s, this unorthodox mix of rock, jazz, salsa, and blues…
Louis Van Dyke - Louis Van Dyke Plays Lennon-McCartney (1970) {2014 Japan Jazz Collection 1000 Columbia-RCA Series SICP 4287}

Louis Van Dyke - Louis Van Dyke Plays Lennon-McCartney (1970) {2014 Japan Jazz Collection 1000 Columbia-RCA Series SICP 4287}
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© 1970, 2014 Columbia / Sony Music Japan | SICP 4287
Jazz / Jazz Arrangement / Instrumental / Organ

Reissue with the latest 2014 DSD remastering. Comes with liner notes. I first became aware of Louis Van Dyke on the "Fond Memories of Frank Rosolino" CD and it became apparent that here was a creative mind with impeccable jazz abilities who was able to play into the sound of whatever environment he chose. This recording could be by a very different musician than heard on the Rosolino album as Van Dyke is able to switch hats and maintain the integrity of whichever he is wearing at the time. What we have here is unusual to say the least: 9 songs by the Beatles performed in 1970 on the Flentrop Organ in the Netherlands Reformed Chuch at Loenen a.d. Vecht.

Yes - Time And A Word (1970) {1989, Japan 1st press}  Music

Posted by popsakov at Sept. 15, 2016
Yes - Time And A Word (1970) {1989, Japan 1st press}

Yes - Time And A Word (1970) {1989, Japan 1st press}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 253 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 96 Mb
Scans (JPG, 300 dpi) ~ 18 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Art Rock, Progressive Rock | Atlantic / Warner-Pioneer #18P2-2882

Time and a Word, released in July 1970 by Atlantic Records, is the second album by the progressive rock band Yes. The group continued to follow their early musical direction of performing original material and cover versions of songs by pop, jazz, and folk artists. An orchestra was used on most of the album's songs; Peter Banks did not support the idea which resulted in him being replaced by Steve Howe after the album was released. Time and a Word became the group's first release to enter the UK chart at #45. It however failed to chart in the US and received mixed reviews from critics. During their UK tour in April 1970, guitarist Peter Banks was fired from the group…
Sadao Watanabe - Sadao Watanabe At Montreux Jazz Festival (1970) {2015 Japan Jazz Collection 1000 Columbia-RCA Series SICJ 64}

Sadao Watanabe - Sadao Watanabe At Montreux Jazz Festival (1970) {2015 Japan Jazz Collection 1000 Columbia-RCA Series SICJ 64}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 345 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 120 Mb
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© 1970, 2015 Columbia / Sony Music Japan / CBS | SICJ 64
Jazz / Post Bop / Neo Bop / Saxopohone

Reissue with the latest DSD remastering. Comes with liner notes. A searing performance from Japanese jazz giant Sadao Watanabe – and key proof that he was a hell of a player in the years before he softened things up! There's a blissful post-Coltrane post-Miles sort of vibe going on here with Watanabe really jamming things up on the main track on the album – "Round Trip Going & Coming", which features incredible work on soprano sax, and eventually rolls into a kicked-up electric groove that has Sadao playing electric keys, alongside guitar, bass, and drums. Side two features slightly shorter tracks, but still with a great degree of exploratory freedom and fresh improvisation from Sadao – and titles include "Lament" and "Tokyo Suite: Sunset".

Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture, 1970-1979 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at Nov. 21, 2015
Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture, 1970-1979 [Repost]

Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture, 1970-1979 by Tim Lawrence
English | Feb. 2, 2004 | ISBN: 0822331985, 0822331853 | 528 Pages | EPUB | 3.7 MB

VA - Die Stars, Die Hits, Die Facts: 1960-1997 Part 2 (1970-1979)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at Sept. 12, 2015
VA - Die Stars, Die Hits, Die Facts: 1960-1997 Part 2 (1970-1979)

VA - Die Stars, Die Hits, Die Facts: 1960-1997 Part 2 (1970-1979)
Mix | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,54 Gb | Covers - 120 Mb
Label: Polygram | Release Year: 1997

Chronological development of popular music from 1960 to 1997, the impact of social change on the text and style of music. Immerse yourself in a nostalgic trip, remember how it was different before. For the older generation it - a memory, a wonderful meeting with the youth and for the young - a unique opportunity to hear music that is virtually nowhere is not sound.
Lost Illusions: American Cinema in the Shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 by David A. Cook

Lost Illusions: American Cinema in the Shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 by David A. Cook
English | Mar 15, 2002 | ISBN: 0684804638, 0520232658 | 608 Pages | PDF | 34.7 MB
The Rolling Stones - Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! (1970) {2006 Japan MiniLP, UICY-93030}

The Rolling Stones - Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! (1970) {2006 Japan MiniLP, UICY-93030}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 314 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 114 Mb
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© 2006 ABKCO Records / Universal Music Japan | UICY-93030
Rock / Classic Rock / Blues Rock

Recorded during their American tour in late 1969, and centered around live versions of material from the Beggars Banquet-Let It Bleed era. Often acclaimed as one of the top live rock albums of all time, its appeal has dimmed a little today. The live versions are reasonably different from the studio ones, but ultimately not as good, a notable exception being the long workout of "Midnight Rambler," with extended harmonica solos and the unforgettable section where the pace slows to a bump-and-grind crawl.

Sports in America 1970-1979: A Decade-by-decade History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 13, 2015
Sports in America 1970-1979: A Decade-by-decade History

Sports in America 1970-1979: A Decade-by-decade History by Timothy J. Seeberg
English |2010 | ISBN: 1604134542 |96 pages | PDF | 6 MB

The 1970s were a time of disco, U.S. relief at the end of the Vietnam conflict, and celebration of America's bicentennial. The passage of the groundbreaking Title IX act saw women's sports on the rise as more funding became federally mandated, Bruce Jenner became known as the "World's Greatest Athlete" with his remarkable gold medal at the 1976 Olympics, and Reggie Jackson batted in three consecutive home runs to clinch a Yankee win in the 1977 World Series. 1970 1979, Second Edition relates vivid accounts of these sports achievements through engaging prose, colorful images, and handy reference features.

Badfinger - Airwaves (1979) [Japan (mini LP) SHM-CD 2014]  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at Feb. 10, 2015
Badfinger - Airwaves (1979) [Japan (mini LP) SHM-CD 2014]

Badfinger - Airwaves (1979) [Japan (mini LP) SHM-CD 2014]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 241 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 107 Mb | Scans | 192 Mb | Time: 30:56
Genre: Rock, Power Pop | Label: Warner Music Japan | Cat.: WPCR-15608

"Airwaves" is an album released by British rock band Badfinger in 1979 on the Elektra label (a sister label to Warner Bros. Records, their previous label), the seventh album released that was credited to Badfinger. Anticipated as a comeback album for the group at the time, expectations were not quite realized, as the "group" now consisted of just the duo of Tom Evans and Joey Molland, accompanied by guitarist Joe Tansin and various session musicians. Cardboard sleeve (mini LP) reissue from Badfinger features the high-fidelity SHM-CD format (compatible with standard CD players) and 2013 remastering.