What is record album?

  • (noun): One or more recordings issued together; originally released on 12-inch phonograph records (usually with attractive record covers) and later on cassette audio tape and compact disc.
    Synonyms: album
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Some articles on record album, album, records, record:

The Incredible World Of James Bond - Record Album
... sold promotional James Bond tie-in toys and a record album titled The Incredible World of James Bond ... The album featured the original soundtrack music and cover versions of four of the themes from the first three Bond films played by United Artists Records house band The Leroy Holmes Orchestra ... The back of the album cover was full of photographic stills from the Bond films ...
Little Feat - History - Lowell George Era (1969-1979)
... In any version, Zappa was instrumental in getting George and his new band a record contract ... When "Willin'" was recorded for the Little Feat album, George had hurt his hand in an accident with a model airplane, so Ry Cooder sat in and played the song's slide part ... is referenced on the cover art of the band's 1996 album Under the Radar ...
Guckenheimer Sour Kraut Band
... and became "professional musicians" when they were invited by San Francisco Records to make its first record album, "Oom-Pah-Pah In Hi-Fi" -- described on its front cover as "Th ... enough RCA Victor signed the group to record a second album, "Sour Kraut In Hi Fi" (LPM-1453) The name of the group was taken from an obscure brand of whiskey and adopted ... the recording location of their best known record album for RCA Victor Records "Music For Non-Thinkers" (LSP/LPM 1721), which was recorded on Sunday December 29, 1957, in stereo ...
Album Cover - Early History
... Around 1910, 78 rpm records replaced phonograph cylinder as the medium for recorded sound ... The 78 rpm records were issued in both 10" and 12" diameter sizes and were usually sold separately, in brown paper or cardboard sleeves that were sometimes plain and sometimes printed to show the producer ... sleeves had a circular cutout allowing the record label to be seen ...

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Famous quotes containing the words album and/or record:

    What a long strange trip it’s been.
    Robert Hunter, U.S. rock lyricist. “Truckin’,” on the Grateful Dead album American Beauty (1971)

    ... many of the things which we deplore, the prevalence of tuberculosis, the mounting record of crime in certain sections of the country, are not due just to lack of education and to physical differences, but are due in great part to the basic fact of segregation which we have set up in this country and which warps and twists the lives not only of our Negro population, but sometimes of foreign born or even of religious groups.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)