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Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The Brass Ring Featuring Phip Bodner

Ain't No Sunshine
The Brass Ring Featuring Phil Bodner
Arranged and Produced by Phil Bodner
Executive Producer: Enoch Light
Associate Producers: Jeff Hest/Tony Mottola
Project 3 Total Sound PR5067 QD

Produced late in Enoch Light's career. Light would retire in 1974.

While continuing to create book-fold jackets along the lines of what Light/Command produced, this Project 3 cover design looks somewhat budget by comparison. The photo of Bodner is poorly processed. The sound, also by comparison, seems a bit thin.

Bodner, however, still delivers that good "Command label" sound that is heavy on the "easy".

Sweet Seasons
Ain't No Sunshine
Main Theme From The Godfather
Rock & Roll Lullaby
Baby, I'm A Want You
The Godfather
Old Wine
We're Together


  1. Please send me listen to high-quality recording of this album! I can always offer you many unique records of my collection.Hi and best wishes from St. Petersburg. Russia. Avraam Baly.

  2. This is such a fantastic album. I found a copy for $0.50 at a Goodwill in Port Angeles, Washington. I haven't had a chance to rip it, yet, and this is the only recording of "Sunshine" I've found online. Is there any chance I could get the rest of your rip of this album?

    Either way, thank you for posting my favorite song from one of my favorite dollar bin finds!


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