War

Happy birthday Dr. John (Mac Rebennack) (1940) and Lonnie Jordan (of War) (1948).

I do like Dr. John!  But I also enjoy War (who were from my high school).

CD                BEST OF                                                                                            PRIORITY US      CDL 9467

1987            1987 13 TRKS stereo CD collection

 

CD                CISCO KID AND OTHER HITS, THE                                                FLASHBACK US  R2 75299

1998            1998 10 TRKS stereo CD collection

 

7″                 CISCO KID, THE promo                                                                  U.A. US               UA-XW163-W

1972            1972 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

LP                 DELIVER THE WORD                                                                       U.A. US               UA-LA128-F

1973            1973 7 TRKS stereo LP die-cut cover

 

7″                 DON’T TAKE IT AWAY / MUSIC BAND 2, THE                              MCA US              MCA 41158

1979            1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

7″                 GET DOWN / ALL DAY MUSIC                                                        U.A. US               50815

1971            1971 2 TRKS no pic sleeve; debut 45 as “War” (w/o E. Burdon)

 

7″                 GOOD, GOOD FEELIN’ / BABY FACE                                             MCA US              MCA 40995

1979            1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

LP                 GREATEST HITS                                                                                U.A. US               UA-LA648-G

1976            1976 10 TRKS stereo LP collection, US pressing

LP                 GREATEST HITS (UK)                                                                       ISLAND UK         ILPS 9413

1976            1976 10 TRKS stereo LP collection, UK pressing

 

7″                 GYPSY MAN promo                                                                        U.A. US               UA-XW281-W

1973            1973 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

7″                 I’M THE ONE WHO UNDERSTANDS / CORNS & CALLOUSES     MCA US              MCA 41061

1979            1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

12″               LOW RIDER                                                                                      U.A. US               SP-115

1975            1975 2 TRKS stereo 12″ with pic sleeve

7″                 LOW RIDER / SO                                                                             U.A. US               UA-XW-706-Y

1975            1975 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

7″                 LOW RIDER / SO (PS)                                                                     U.A. US               UA-WX-706-Y

1975            1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

 

7″                 ME AND BABY BROTHER promo                                                   U.A. US               UA-XW350-W

1973            1973 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

LP                 OUTLAW                                                                                          RCA US               AFL1-4208

1982            1982 7 TRKS stereo LP

 

CD                PEACE SIGN                                                                                     RHINO US          R2 71706

1994            1994 12 TRKS stereo CD

 

CD                WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS?                                                        AVENUE US        R2 71051

1975            1992 9 TRKS stereo CD

 

7″                 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS? (PS)                                                U.A. US               UA-XW-629X

1975            1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

 

CD                WORLD IS A GHETTO, THE                                                             AVENUE US        R2 71043

1972            1992 6 TRKS stereo CD

LP                 WORLD IS A GHETTO, THE                                                             U.A. DE               UAS 29400

1972            1972 6 TRKS stereo LP poster

WAR!

Happy birthday harmonica player Lee Oskar (1948). Today: WAR

CD               BEST OF                                                                                                     PRIORITY US   CDL 9467         1987 13 TRKS stereo CD collection

 

7″                 CISCO KID, THE promo                                                                           U.A. US             UA-XW163-W  1972 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

LP                DELIVER THE WORD                                                                               U.A. US             UA-LA128-F     1973 7 TRKS stereo LP die-cut cover

 

7″                 DON’T TAKE IT AWAY / MUSIC BAND 2, THE                                    MCA US            MCA 41158      1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

7″                 GET DOWN / ALL DAY MUSIC                                                               U.A. US             50815                1971 2 TRKS no pic sleeve; debut 45 as “War” (w/o E. Burdon)

 

7″                 GOOD, GOOD FEELIN’ / BABY FACE                                                   MCA US            MCA 40995      1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

LP                GREATEST HITS                                                                                       U.A. US             UA-LA648-G    1976 10 TRKS stereo LP collection, US pressing

LP                GREATEST HITS (UK)                                                                              ISLAND UK      ILPS 9413        1976 10 TRKS stereo LP collection, UK pressing

 

7″                 GYPSY MAN promo                                                                                  U.A. US             UA-XW281-W  1973 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

7″                 I’M THE ONE WHO UNDERSTANDS / CORNS & CALLOUSES      MCA US            MCA 41061      1979 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

 

12″               LOW RIDER                                                                                                U.A. US             SP-115              1975 2 TRKS stereo 12″ with pic sleeve

 

7″                 LOW RIDER / SO                                                                                       U.A. US             UA-XW-706-Y  1975 2 TRKS no pic sleeve

7″                 LOW RIDER / SO (PS)                                                                              U.A. US             UA-WX-706-Y  1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

 

7″                 ME AND BABY BROTHER promo                                                          U.A. US             UA-XW350-W  1973 2 TRKS no pic sleeve, promo-only

 

CD               PEACE SIGN                                                                                              RHINO US        R2 71706          1994 12 TRKS stereo CD

 

CD               WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS?                                                              AVENUE US    R2 71051          1992 9 TRKS stereo CD

 

7″                 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS? (PS)                                                     U.A. US             UA-XW-629X   1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

 

CD               WORLD IS A GHETTO, THE                                                                    AVENUE US    R2 71043          1992 6 TRKS stereo CD

LP                WORLD IS A GHETTO, THE                                                                    U.A. DE             UAS 29400      1972 6 TRKS stereo LP poster

War

War

The soundtrack of my high school years!  My late brother hipped me to the German pressing of “The World is a Ghetto” – yeah!  R&B hits from my home town!

CD          ERIC BURDON DECLARES “WAR”         AVENUE US       R2 71050

1970 5 TRKS “Spill The Wine”

 

LP           WORLD IS A GHETTO            U.A. DE       UAS 29400 I

1972 6 TRKS R&B

CD          WORLD IS A GHETTO            RHINO US  R2 71043

1972 6 TRKS R&B (’92 issue)

 

7″            LOW RIDER / SO (PS)            U.A. US       UA-WX-706-Y

1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

12″          LOW RIDER / HEARTBEAT promo            U.A. US      SP-115

1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve, promo

 

7″            WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS? (PS)        U.A. US      UA-XW-629X

1975 2 TRKS with pic sleeve

 

CD          WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS?                 RHINO US  R2 71051

1975 9 TRKS R&B (’92 issue)

 

LP           GREATEST HITS                     ISLAND UK                    ILPS 9413

1976 10 TRK Collection

 

CD          BEST OF WAR AND MORE  PRIORITY US                 CDL 9467

1987 13 TRK Collection; R&B (70’s recordings)

Had to have the UK pressing of the “Greatest Hits” LP, just to get the alternate artwork!