Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Peter Thomas - Moonflowers & Mini-Skirts


Peter Thomas - Moonflowers & Mini-Skirts
Label - Marina (Germany)
Released - Late 60s/Early 70s/1998
Style - Jazz/Lounge/Rock/Funk/Easy Listening/OST/Library

(from Dusty Groove)
Wonderful stuff! As you've probably noticed in our soundtrack section, we loooove Peter Thomas, the groovy German composer/bandleader who gave the world the cool soundtracks to Space Patrol (Raumpatrouille) and the Jerry Cotton films. Now the same folks who put together the cool Motor Music compilations have done this one of Thomas' other work from the late 60s and early 70s, and it's a real doozy! The sound's a mix of space age crime, groovy bossa tunes, cool now sound gems, and wild soundtrack-y material. Titles include "Uhr 20", "Opium", "Multi-Kolored Mini-Skirts", "Rockin' Computer", "Milky Way", "Meeting Polermo", "Flash Point", "Moonflower Q 70" and "Black Power", which has vocals by a very young Donna Summer! The sound is amazing, and the CD's a real treat to any fan of groovy Euro stuff from the late 60s! New version -- with better packaging, and 2 bonus cuts: "Punjab Poppy Juice (Maxwell Implosion rmx)" and "Bonus Beats".

Tracklisting:
1 Opium
2 Multi-Kolored Mini-Skirts
3 Black Power (feat. Donna Summer)
4 11 Uhr 20 (Main Theme)
5 Pozzolico
6 Milky Way
7 Under Control
8 Moonflower
9 Vergiss' Mich, Wenn Du Kannst (feat. Senta Berger)
10 Rockin' Computer
11 Power Boost
12 Spiral Angst
13 Meeting Palermo
14 Flash Point
15 Mein Wochenende (feat. Uschi Glas)
16 Happening In White (Main Theme)
17 Beige Turtleneck
18 Malaparte Sinus
19 Minoti On The Run


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11 comments:

Clint's archive said...

Man I found your site just last weekend, and been playing your library music non stop, this is just the best...
And now a ton more!
Unreal!

Please, keep up the great work!

Anonymous said...

Oh tarnation, another bunch of killer looking comps. Where will I find time for food and sleep brotha?

Good soul, keep it up.

TBM

XMP said...

THANKS THANKS AND THANKS! wondering how people are finding out about this blog?

Anonymous said...

When you are posting music this good / cool / rare, word is gonna spread fast! The best blog on the web - I look forward very much to future posts. Many thanks.

XMP said...

wow quite the endorsements! thanks alot. Glad I have the best digger team around (AMP)! more to come sure enough...

THXjay said...

The best source for cool library music in blogland.

Awesome shares, this is now my first port of call on my bloglist :)

Keep 'em comin, many thanks

Jason

XMP said...

more to be posted tomorrow for Friday Fuzzy French Fry Update day. yay!

Anonymous said...

Yay indeed! Bring it on man, bring it on! Looking forward to it.

zencd said...

now I know Peter is great!

Shawn said...

I found your blog searching for Sound Gallery #2 CD. Couldn't find a copy ANYWHERE so I was thrilled to find it for download here...and so MANY other great tunes.

soifran said...

hello XMP !


very nice amount of posts
dead link here, just to say

thanx for your selection