Please consider registering
Guest
sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed sp_TopicIcon
Comparing Please Please Me to other 60s debuts
31 October 2020
2.38pm
Avatar
vonbontee
Inside an Apple Orchard in a Letterbox
Rishikesh
Members
Forum Posts: 4576
Member Since:
1 December 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Nice thread revival TJ! (Nice to see you, say hi to the tiny one heart)

If the past seven semi-sheltered months of old-old-oldies (c.1954-66) streaming every afternoon (as card games+whiskey accompaniment), has taught me anything, it's that there are quite a few really excellent rocknroll debuts (usually 12 songs, 30ish minutes) as far back as 1957s "The Chirping Crickets". But I dunno if that one - like so many others - is a *real* LP, or just an assembly of already-recorded songs. 

GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions, Marvin Gaye. PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

               funniestpost-5.png

https://rateyourmusic.com/~Myo.....Von_Bontee

4 November 2020
1.25pm
Avatar
sir walter raleigh
In our yellow (IN OUR YELLOW) submarine (SUBMARINE AHA!)
Apple rooftop
Members
Forum Posts: 5457
Member Since:
26 January 2017
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Are You Experienced is a pretty wicked debut. I love Piper At the Gates of Dawn and Music From Big Pink as well, but its hard to come up with a debut album that tops Hendrix. 

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl

5 November 2020
10.03am
Avatar
Von Bontee
A Hole In The Road
Rishikesh
Members
Forum Posts: 4586
Member Since:
14 December 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

There are many 60s debuts I'd easily rate above PPM , but they're all post-1963. 

The following people thank Von Bontee for this post:

sir walter raleigh

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!"
-- Paul McCartney

                 Winner-Funniest-Post-and-Most-Creative-Contribution-2017-1.pngfunniest-post-badge2018.png

Forum Timezone: America/Chicago
Most Users Ever Online: 700
Currently Online: AppleScruffJunior, Starr Shine?, CakeMaestor, Paul Prole
Guest(s) 1
Top Posters:
Starr Shine?: 16018
Ron Nasty: 11386
Zig: 9832
50yearslate: 8722
Necko: 7943
AppleScruffJunior: 7370
parlance: 7111
mr. Sun king coming together: 6403
Mr. Kite: 6147
trcanberra: 6064
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 88
Members: 2665
Moderators: 5
Admins: 1
Forum Stats:
Groups: 3
Forums: 44
Topics: 5011
Posts: 358538
Newest Members:
like Ive never been born, ZynWoof, beatlesaint, The Walrus was Paul, dagrump
Moderators: Joe: 5212, meanmistermustard: 23748, Ahhh Girl: 19975, Beatlebug: 17613, The Hole Got Fixed: 8223
Administrators: Joe: 5212