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I just recently picked up the following Long Island releases. Just wondering what people here thought of these releases. Which of these do you like best...?

 

Feel free to elaborate your thoughts on each one...

 

Thanks...

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Of this lot that I've heard, 'VANDAMNE ~ "Nightcrimes" is easily the most consistent, imo, and possibly should have been my pick. Very good CD, and light years ahead of their 2nd album.

 

But I voted for Shank Rock, on the strength of 'Good And Bad' alone - LOVE that tune. Throw in 'I Can' Do (Without You)', 'Like Eagles Fly', 'Turnin' To Stone' and 'Wine Would Do' and you can't really go wrong. Very good disc.

 

I found The Heat and M Pire (except for that one fantastic ballad I forget now) discs to be very average. Not sure I've heard Parish and Friss, to be honest. :(

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I Have to say i like the long island gold edtions as well as the other realeases

 

like

sabu-heartbreak before re-issue

stan meissner-window to ight and dangerous games

rescue-s/t

tight fit-fine line

heartland-wild open]

jaded heat-inside out

24th of july- cd of accoustic live stuff with jeff scott soto and m voss...me be classed a mega rare

lynn allen-we laugh at you

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I Have to say i like the long island gold edtions as well as the other realeases

 

like

sabu-heartbreak before re-issue

stan meissner-window to ight and dangerous games

rescue-s/t

tight fit-fine line

heartland-wild open]

jaded heat-inside out

24th of july- cd of accoustic live stuff with jeff scott soto and m voss...me be classed a mega rare

lynn allen-we laugh at you

 

Alot of those Long Island Gold titles were really good releases.

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This is the first label I tried to collect. Way back in 1995-96, I got a bunch of stuff and some are starting to command value. Just about everyting I got was very good. My all time favorite was FRONTLINE-THE STATE OF ROCK. Others, that I really liked...

 

Tour De Force-World on Fire

Steel Dawn Mirror Images (reminded me of Dokken)

Message Message (with Richie Sambora) maybe LIR first released

Jaded Heart-Inside Out

Vinci Vinci (reminded me of early Ratt)

Ice Tiger-Love 'n Crime

Jimmy Martin Kids of the Rockin' Nation

Paul Sabu's Gold reissues were excellent

 

I know some of these release were also released on other labels, such as Frontline, Tour De Force, Jaded Heart.

 

Great stuff.

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