The Grand Prize:
The Original punk rock...one of the ‘Rolling Stones’ list of 200 essential albums:
“Nuggets: Original Artyfacts from the First Psychedelic Era is a compilation album of American garage rock singles released in the mid- to late 1960s. It was assembled by Jac Holzman, founder of Elektra Records, and Lenny Kaye, later lead guitarist for the Patti Smith Group. The original double album was released on LP by Elektra in 1972 with liner notes by Kaye that contained one of the first uses of the term "punk rock". It was reissued with a new cover design by Sire Records in 1976 and more recently as an expanded four-CD box set in 1998”.
This brand new, sealed, fun compilation includes 91 originals such as: "I Had Too Much to Dream Last Night"," Pushin’ too Hard"," Hey Joe", "Incense and Peppermints", "Let it Out", "Laugh Laugh", and many, many more. It comes complete with 4 CD'S, and a 100 page book with essays, a track-by-track review and rare photos.
It is over a $70 value ($CDN) with free shipping.
TO WIN: Starting July 4, 2011, simply make a meaningful comment on any Davo-rama Music blog past or present and you are automatically entered to win. Each comment counts as one 'ticket' in the draw to be held August 20th, 2011. Please put your first name and initial under your comment. I will then post the name of the winner and we can arrange contact info off-line so that I can send the Box set out to you.
(I reserve the right to determine if a comment is ‘meaningful’, but as always am open to a good dialog).