Great LP Record Album J J Cale Grasshopper 1982 Hit!

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Great LP Record  Album J J Cale "Grasshopper" 1982 Hit!



 For your listening pleasure here are some
Really Unique and quite Rare LP Records from the 70's & 80's.

J.J. Cale "Grasshopper" 1982

The same old adjectives still apply to J.J. Cale: laid-back, mellow, mysterious.

Seven albums down the line,
Cale is plugging away at his own deliberate pace,
never generating much momentum but never failing to deliver smoky,
down-home music that fits as comfortably and as familiarly as a favorite pair of worn jeans.

Too relaxed to ever really get upset,
Cale nonetheless fills his tales of country boys with a vague sense of unease.

The instruments could be speaking to each other in B-movie dialogue:
"It's quiet," says the gentle, loping rhythm section.
"Yeah," replies the edgy, softly metallic lead guitar. "Too quiet."

That sense of unsettled peace is at the heart of Cale's best songs,
and it's especially present here in a stretch of vintage Cale that opens side two:
the acoustic "Drifter's Wife," the brazen kiss-off of "Don't Wait"
and, particularly, the marvelously insinuating "A Thing Going On."

This last song is Grasshopper's haunting high point;
it's just too bad that it isn't matched more often.


STEVE POND
Rollingstone Music Review


Great Album!!!



This album comes from my personal collection (opps, now i have given my age away ;-])
my problem is that i no longer have a record player to play them!!!

If you love your 70s - 80's music as much as i do, just sit back and enjoy them...

and it won't be long till you'll be feeling that same old groove again,
and those great old memories will come flooding back...

This LP is from

Artist: J J Cale
 
Album Name: Grasshopper
    
Year Released:  1982
 
Distributed By:  Phonogram Records Ltd
     
Records in the Album:  1   

LP Record Condition:   Excellent/ Near New
   
LP Record Cover Condition:  Excellent/ Near New
 
Overall Condition:   Excellent/ Near New

Lyric Insert:   Excellent/ Near New


Side 1:
City Girls
Devil In Disguise
One Step Ahead Of The Blues
You Keep Me Hanging On
Downtown L.A.
Can't Live Here
Grasshopper


Side 2:
Drifters Wife
Don't Wait
A Thing Going On
Nobody But You
Mississippi River
Does Your Mama Like To Reggae
Dr Jive

It would be hard to find another copy of this great old album so enjoy the sensational sounds and the magical memories.


I will be listing lots more of my old favourite LPs in the very near future,
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