Greatest Hits

Maryland’s New State Anthem

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=26148

“Silver Springs” Maryland:  Musically Unincorporated

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24961

H2O Gate Blues:  Silver Spring’s D&B Sound Studio

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=26374

Gene Rosenthal’s Adelphi Records of Silver Spring

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=28911

Track Recorders:  Bill McCullough

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=28310

Track Recorders:  Silver Spring II

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=28022

Rare & Unissued King Tracks II

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=28012

90+ Years of Cincinnati in Song

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13286

90+ Years of Baltimore in Song

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13403

King Records Trivia:  “Maxi-Tweets

https//www.zeroto180.org/?p=36754

King’s Jazz Legacy:  “Maxi-Tweets

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=36613

Ace UK Visits King Records Archives

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=31623

King Records Meets Big Red
[i.e., Seymour Stein & King Records I]

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25945

Seymour Stein & King Records II
[includes bonus mini-Beatles quiz]

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25964

Calvin ‘Eagle Eye’ Shields:  Musical Pioneer

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=31595

Philip Paul:  The Pulse of King

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=32149

The Upsetters at King Records

https//www.zeroto180.org/?p=39259

Bernard Purdie @ King Records

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=34041

Lonnie Mack at King Records

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=33485

The Birth of The J.B.’s @ King Records

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=37876

The Dapps at King Records

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=39065

King 45s ThatBubbled Under

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=38239

Quirky 45s ThatBubbled Under” (1959-1976)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=38318

Summer Beach Read:  Fun Fluff  (1954-1979)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=35842

’65 Stones Song Known by Few

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25389

Rolling Stones Soundalike Albums

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25781

Oddball Beatles EPs Worldwide

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=30917

Oddball Hendrix 45s Worldwide

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=31149

Jimi Hendrix (and Beatles & Stones) on a K-Tel Album?

https://www.zeroto180.org?p=30156

True or False?  Led Zep on K-Tel

https://www.zeroto180.org?p=30211

‘Do It Now’:  Ronco’s Licensing Feat of Strength

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=1762

Willis Brothers:  Giants of Diesel

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=23981

Big Tennessee:  Ol’ Truckin’ Tex
(includes trucking tribute to 1965)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=23950

Burton & Mooney’s Diesel Classic

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=21932

Ann Jones & HerAll-GirlBand

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=32898

Skeeter Davis Confronts Nixon

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24671

FirstWomen’s LiberationLP
[posted November, 2016]

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16792

The (Inter) Galactic Twist Queens

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13789

Ali:  “The People’s Choice”

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24783

When Pelé Tried His Hand at Pop

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=22488

Popeye in Pop’s Eye

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=23273

“Shilo”:  First Pop Use of Toy Piano?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=3135

“Out of the Blue:  Earliest Toy Piano Pop Recording?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=6099

“Lucky Ladybug”:  First Pop Use of Phasing?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=3406

Earliest Melodica Recording ’64

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=39441

“Six O’Clock”:  First Clavinet?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24450

The Left Banke:  Clavinet ‘67

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24507

Peppermint Trolley:  Clavinet ‘67

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24381

Paul Beaver Played Clavinet, Too
(includes Emil Richards sessionography)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=24522

Purple Reign – From 1968!

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=19705

World’s 1st Dead Heads:  Germany?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=19082

Bootleg EP — or — Just a Mirage?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=37277

TheMonkey Chantin Pop

https://www.zeroto180/?p=32010

Untamed World“:  Top TV Theme

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=32265

The Dead:  In the Twilight Zone

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25131

“Fire in the City”:  Hendricks & the Dead

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=4631

“Witchi Tai To”:  Pop Chant

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=19090

Not Your Father’s “Purple Haze”

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=19105

“Your Own Backyard”:  12-Step Rock

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13005

Clean Up Your Own Backyard“:
Elvis (Like Dion) Gardens From Within

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13882

The Great (Musical) Experiment:
Toussaint
‘s “We the People”

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=21052

Toussaint’s Pop Persian Poetry

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=20952

Jamil Nasser:  Jazz in Russia

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=35788

Bob Johnston’s Golden Moldies

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=20449

Streisand’s “Experimental” LP

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=30410

Del Shannon’sLost1967 Album

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=31075

Hop Wilson’s Steel Guitar Blues

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=18543

Early Wailers:  Pre-Island Years

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=34726

Trojan Records History Highlights

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=35123

Sonia Pottinger:  Jamaica’s First Female Record Producer

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=14342

Reggae’s “Inna-Gadda-Da-Vida”

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=20202

Kingstonians’ $800 Rocksteady

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=22584

Rocksteady:  Cowbell Golden Era

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=23075

Forgotten 1968 UK Rocksteady 45

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=29614 

1960s Ska in the US Market

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=12584

‘Scully’ and His Green Thumb

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=20377

You Don’t Love Me“:  Where Blues and Reggae Intersect

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=11862

1967”:  Adrian Belew, Confirmed Believer

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=14024

First Steinberger Bass Sighting?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=18436

Charlie Byrd’s Guitar Weeps – Due to Late 60s Social Tumult

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=7972

Roy Orbison (is) The Fastest Guitar Alive

https://www.zeroto180.org/?cat=43

Jerry Cole:  The Neil Young of LA Session Players

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=12005

Andy Tielman’s 10-String Guitar

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16761

Los Straitjackets:  ¡Viva La Instrumental!

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16450

Bowling U.S.A.:  Ten-Pin Pop  (i.e., Bowling Songs)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=15859

“Library”:  Where Books Are Free  (i.e., Library Songs)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=15068

Garlic in Popular Music  (i.e., Garlic Songs)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25157

Apollo-Themed 45 Releases

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=36218

Duke Ellington Meets Apollo 11

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=25458

Pickwick:  Dukes of Deception

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=31409

Foreman“:  Sanitation Engineer

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=26718

Nashville Chowdown:  Rice’s Great Image Makeover

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=328

Lloyd Green Stumps for Baldwin

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=34454

Lloyd Green:  “Mr. Nashville Sound
(plus baffling backwards B-side)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16736

“My Mary”:  The Mother of Backwards B-Sides

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16553

Rare 1965 Jimmy Page B-Side

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=28318

Goldie & the Gingerbreads B-Side

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=36202

B-Side:  Called up to the Majors
[plus Chips Moman ‘Top-40’ Playlist]

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=22021

Mad Magazine’s Multi-Groove Flexi-disc

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=21610

Fabulous Las Vegas Roulette:  Multi-Track LP

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=11455

God Pop on the Charts:  Early 70s

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=3268

Weapons of Peace:  Kill With Kindness

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=17579

Only on 8-Track

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=7821

Brevity in Pop:  Know When to Fold (i.e., Short Songs)

http://www.zeroto180.org/?p=16389

41-Second Christmas Song

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=33878

RC Mob:  Transit Advocates?

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=22665

Red Simpson/David Bowie Tribute

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=22111

“Guitar Boy”:  Africa’s Guitar King

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=15460

“Click Song #1”:  African Pop Goes International

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=12265

Ralph Emery Messes With Joe Stampley’s Head

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=675

In Hindsight, the Lawsuit Was Inevitable

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=32

Games People Play”:
Bassist Wakes Drummer Using Musical Chops

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=14528

Desiree“:  30 Hours in the Making

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=34566

“Plain Jane”:  Mean People Suck

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=14262

“Louie Louie”:  Languid, Listless

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=2463

The Most Literal Cover Version Ever

https://www.zeroto180.org?p=1862

“Cast and Crew”:  Cinema Credits as High Art

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13163

“Bob”:  Palindromic in the Extreme

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=5138

“Bob”:  The Willis Brothers, Not Weird Al

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=9512

“Weather Report”:  Play the Simon & Garfunkel Game

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=8903

Arif Mardin @ Muscle Shoals
(plus Beatles 1967 picture sleeves worldwide)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=18695

Mountain Mambo”:  Latinbilly
(includes salute to steel guitar on King Records)

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=9620

King Records:  Oddball Historical Tidbits

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13427

Bethlehem Records:  Post-Syd

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=33021

Tokyo Happy Coats:  Japanese Pop on King Records

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=13416

King Records Goes Ska

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=12427

King’s Budget Subsidiary LabelAudioLab

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=33265

The Real Cincinnati Kid

https://www.zeroto180.org/?p=1