Culpeper’s Orchard - Culpeper’s Orchard (1971) EU Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Culpeper’s Orchard - Culpeper’s Orchard (1971) EU Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Culpeper’s Orchard - Culpeper’s Orchard
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz | 900mb & 200mb
Remastered By Jørgen Bo Behrensdorff / Lacquer Cut By KR
Label: Polydor/0602547779731 | Released: 1971 | This Issue: 2019 | Genre: Progressive-Rock

Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music
A friend of mine asked me name, in my opinion, five best albums of all time. In order, at that. Well, “In the court of the crimson king” got the No.1-spot and Culpeper’s Orchard came in as No.2. Alongside the Crimson debut this album ranks among my absolute favorite albums of all time.

Faithful Breath - Fading Beauty (1974) DE Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Faithful Breath - Fading Beauty (1974) DE Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Faithful Breath - Fading Beauty
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz | 900mb & 200mb
Label: Garden Of Delights/LP 030 | Released: 1974 | This Issue: 2017 | Nr. 0286 Of 1000 | Genre: Symphonic-Rock

Essential: a masterpiece of rock music
Gorgeous, overlooked and forgotten symphonic gem from 1973 German band Faithful Breath, many years before they were to veer in a completely different (80s metal) direction.

The 4 Levels Of Existence (1976) GR 180g Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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The 4 Levels Of Existence (1976) GR 180g Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Τα 4 Επίπεδα Της Ύπαρξης (The 4 Levels Of Existence)
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz | 900mb & 200mb
Label: Anazitisi Records/ARLP 70-4 | Released: 1976 | This Issue: 2019 | Genre: Hard-Rock

Essential: a masterpiece of rock music
THE 4 LEVELS OF EXISTENCE (TA 4 ΕΠΙΠΕΔΑ ΤΗΣ ΥΠΑΡΞΗΣ) were formed in 1974, just under the political change in Greece. Athanasios ALATAS (rhythm guitar, acoustic guitar) and Christos VLAHAKIS (drums, percussion), formally two members of Frog’s Eye (a local rock band in Agios Fanouris), moved to Sepolia with Marios YAMALAKIS (bass, voices) and Nick DOUNAVIS (lead guitar) and made a decision to play their original rock different from other pop bands in Greece.

MacArthur - MacArthur (1979) SP Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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MacArthur - MacArthur (1979) SP Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

MacArthur - MacArthur
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz & 16bit/44kHz | 900mb & 200mb
Label: Out-Sider/OSR044 | Released: 1979 | This Issue: 2016 | Genre: Neo-Progressive

Excellent addition to any progressive rock music collection
I really didn’t know what to expect from this: never heard of MacArthur in all my puff. To say I was pleasantly surprised would be an understatement indeed!

Deuter ‎- Celebration (1976) Kuckuck/2375 040 - DE 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Deuter ‎- Celebration (1976) Kuckuck/2375 040 - DE 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Deuter ‎- Celebration
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Kuckuck / 2375 040 | Released: 1976 | Genre: Progressive-Folk

Excellent addition to any prog-rock music collection.
Georg Deuter is a German born instrumentalist who has released more than sixty albums to date since beginning his musical journey back at the start of the early Seventies.

Tomita - The Planets (1976) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1919 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Tomita - The Planets (1976) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1919 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Tomita - The Planets
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 1200mb
Label: RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1919 | Released: 1976 | Genre: Electronic-Classical

Excellent addition to any electronic music collection.
This was the most controversial Tomita album, where he uses Holst's spectacular, mystical suite The Planets as a launching pad for what amounts to a simulated spaceship trip through the solar system.

Tomita - Firebird (1976) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1312 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Tomita - Firebird (1976) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1312 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Tomita - Firebird
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: RCA Red Seal/ARL1-1312 | Released: 1976 | Genre: Electronic-Classical

Excellent addition to any electronic music collection.
Equipped with a warehouse of component Moog equipment, four phase shifters, a Roland space echo unit, a sitar (!), and other period electronic gear, Tomita re-enters the Russian classical repertoire with his take on Stravinsky's Firebird Suite (1919 version).

Tomita - Pictures At An Exhibition (1975) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-0838 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Tomita - Pictures At An Exhibition (1975) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-0838 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Tomita - Pictures At An Exhibition
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: RCA Red Seal /ARL1-0838 | Released: 1975 | Genre: Electronic-Classical

Essential: a masterpiece of electronic music.
Who does not know “Pictures At An Exhibition”? I think very few. This time I leave part of the legacy of Tomita. Again it possess flawless execution and careful use of the sounds of old synths and wonderful Mellotron.

Tomita ‎- Snowflakes Are Dancing (1974) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-0488 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Tomita ‎- Snowflakes Are Dancing (1974) RCA Red Seal/ARL1-0488 - US 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Tomita ‎- Snowflakes Are Dancing "The Newest Sound Of Debussy"
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: RCA Red Seal/ARL1-0488 Dynaflex | Released: 1974 | Genre: Electronic-Classical

Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music.
I define Tomita as my guilty pleasure.

Jean Michel Jarre ‎- Equinoxe (1978) Polydor/POLD 5007 - UK 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Jean Michel Jarre ‎- Equinoxe (1978) Polydor/POLD 5007 - UK 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Jean Michel Jarre ‎- Equinoxe
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Polydor/POLD 5007 | Released: 1978 |Genre: Progressive-Electronic

Essential: A masterpiece of progressive rock music.
The most perfect Jarre release for me, "Equinoxe" defines Jarre's classic sound extremely well, maybe even better than the previous "Oxygene" album.

Les Ménestriers ‎- Renaissance (1980) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Les Ménestriers ‎- Renaissance (1980) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Les Ménestriers ‎- Renaissance
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Le Chant Du Monde/LDX 74 727 | Released: 1980 | Genre: Renaissance

Les Ménestriers subsequently, members of the group have gradually changed, the lute player Bernard Pierrot remaining the last founding member still present on Renaissance, their latest album released.

Les Ménestriers - Le Bouvier (1977) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Les Ménestriers - Le Bouvier (1977) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Les Ménestriers - Le Bouvier
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Disques Du Cavalier/PL 37058, RCA/PL 37058 | Released: 1977 | Genre: Ancient-Music

"Le Bouvier" was the first LP "Les Menestriers" that I heard. Good instrumentation, virtuosim, good singer.

Les Ménestriers ‎- Chanson Légère À Entendre (1976) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Les Ménestriers ‎- Chanson Légère À Entendre (1976) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Les Ménestriers ‎- Chanson Légère À Entendre
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Disques Du Cavalier/FTL 1 0133 | Released: 1976 | Genre: Ancient-Music

Les Ménestriers take up a large repertoire of songs from the Middle Ages or the Renaissance, offering new popularity to these 15th and 16th century creations.

Les Ménestriers ‎- Domino (1973) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Les Ménestriers ‎- Domino (1973) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Les Ménestriers - Domino
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Disques Du Cavalier/BP 2003 | Released: 1973 | Genre: Ancient-Music

The excellent Early Music ensemble Les Ménestriers…

Les Ménestriers ‎- Il Était Une Fillette... (1972) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

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Les Ménestriers ‎- Il Était Une Fillette... (1972) FR 1st Pressing - LP/FLAC In 24bit/96kHz

Les Ménestriers ‎- Il Était Une Fillette…
Vinyl | LP Cover (1:1) | FLAC + cue | 24bit/96kHz | 900mb
Label: Disques Du Cavalier/BP 2002 | Released: 1972 | Genre: Ancient-Music

The second work of Les Ménestriers ancient music band, facing the Medieval music on side A and Renaissance in side B.