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4.0 out of 5 stars Rick Nelson Imperial Sessions worth buying but could have been better
Pros: About a good 45 mins of unreleased material/Great sound quality/Interesting studio chatter
Cons: Advertises an unreleased song (Cold War) which is actually just an instrumental with no Rick on it. No need to lie to us especial since there is enough good material to make the buy worthwhile. Another con would be all the extra instumentals of other songs added to...
Published 8 months ago by Lucio Mendonca

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3.0 out of 5 stars good
Fan of ricky but bit disappionted in this best bit is the outtakes of 'be true' a fav of mine. But could have been more songs on cd.
Published 5 months ago by Ray


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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Rick Nelson Imperial Sessions worth buying but could have been better, 14 Dec 2013
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Pros: About a good 45 mins of unreleased material/Great sound quality/Interesting studio chatter
Cons: Advertises an unreleased song (Cold War) which is actually just an instrumental with no Rick on it. No need to lie to us especial since there is enough good material to make the buy worthwhile. Another con would be all the extra instumentals of other songs added to fill up the disc but not revealed in the track listing.
Overall, I gave it 4 stars because the unreleased material is excellent and the price is reasonable for what you're getting. Would I buy it again based on what I know now? The answer is Yes with no hesitation.
Hope there are more volumes to come.
Lucio
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5.0 out of 5 stars Rockin' with Ricky, 12 Nov 2013
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This is a great CD as you unreleased Ricky from his rockin' days, with great playing from the backing band featuring James Burton and James Kirkland. It is great to here the recordings develop and the A & R man/Ricky making suggestions for changes to he arrangements . My only criticism is that the pics on the cover and disc are quite badly printed and there is next to nothing in terms of a booklet. However this is minor as its all about the music.

We don't get filler recordings so everything on here won't already be in your collection.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Claims previously unreleased song but no Ricky, 9 Dec 2013
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This is an interesting thing for collectors but it's streching the curiosity of fans by advertising a previously unknown and unreleased song named "Cold War" which turns out to be purely instrumental.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great cover shot., 15 Jan 2014
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For Ricky Nelson fans only (of which I am one) but the so called unissued track has no vocal but is merely a backing track.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great CD A+++, 8 Jan 2014
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I gave this cd a great rating because of the unrealed songs. I've never ever heard any of these alternate songs. To my friends.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Nice glimpse into Rick's recording sessions!, 28 Dec 2013
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If you are into Rick Nelson's music, then you will probably enjoy this CD. Filled to the brim with outtakes, recording session chatter and alternate takes of Rick's Imperial hits (and even an unreleased track) in pristine sound. Most of this disc is in stereo (more like binaural) and sounds superb. It does have some dropouts and even slight tape damage in spots (probably from these sessions tapes being stored for so long. Grab this while you can, it's a fascinating time capsule!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great, 3 May 2014
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If your a Rick Nelson fan you'll love this Cd, the sound quality is fantastic,, it sounds so fresh .
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5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent !, 8 April 2014
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This is where we waiting for ! Very fine alternates of his Imperial material and a good instrumental too ( Cold War) . Store this CD together with the well-known Bear Family box "The American Dream" !
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5.0 out of 5 stars The Imperial Recording Sessions 1957-1960, 6 April 2014
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Always good to hear songs in progress. Rick Nelson is always good to listen to and this is a great album.
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3.0 out of 5 stars good, 1 April 2014
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Fan of ricky but bit disappionted in this best bit is the outtakes of 'be true' a fav of mine. But could have been more songs on cd.
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