Coast to Coast Motel has been added to your Basket
+ £1.26 UK delivery
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by musicMagpie
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Buy with confidence from a huge UK seller with over 3 million feedback ratings, all items despatched next day directly from the UK. All items are quality guaranteed.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Basket
& FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20.00. Details
Sold by: Amazon
Add to Basket
& FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20.00. Details
Sold by: Books-and-Sounds
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Available to Download Now
Buy the MP3 album for £5.99

Coast to Coast Motel Import

3.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

Price: £2.91 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20. Details
Only 1 left in stock - order soon.
Sold by best_value_entertainment and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more
30 new from £1.66 23 used from £0.24
£2.91 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20. Details Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Sold by best_value_entertainment and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.

Amazon's G. Love & Special Sauce Store

Special Offers and Product Promotions

Frequently Bought Together

  • Coast to Coast Motel
  • +
  • G. Love And Special Sauce
Total price: £11.27
Buy the selected items together

Product details

  • Audio CD (14 Sept. 1995)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Import
  • Label: Euro Parrot
  • ASIN: B000026BC3
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  Audio Cassette  |  Vinyl  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 51,756 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Product Description

(1995 'Sony Music') (48:50/12) '... holding forth the rap mop sound with some delta blues, Chicago too, Philly and Motown a rock and roll stew and a hip hop beat to give it some leverage!'

Medium 1
Sweet Sugar Mama
Leaving The City
Kiss And Tell
Soda Pop
Bye Bye Baby
Tomorrow Night
Small Fish
Coming Home

Customer Reviews

3.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Audio CD
If you've heard the two widely available cds, this one comes as quite a shock - still funky, but much harder to listen to. Nowhere near as smooth as "G-Love..." or "Philadelphonic", and the only track that really stands out is "Kiss and tell". This is still a better record than most - it just isn't as accessible as Gs' other stuff. If you're desperate for more, I'd reccomend tracking down "Yeah, It's That Easy" on import first.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on (beta) HASH(0x8da66108) out of 5 stars 19 reviews
10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x8eabfc84) out of 5 stars Just excellent music 24 July 2002
By Laurent Meillon - Published on
Format: Audio CD
I can't believe this album got a negative review. Neither can I believe G. Love is getting negative press in other reviews...
This is what this album has to offer: it's got its own unique, creative sound - as every G. Love album - and it will grow on you like pleasure. I've had this album for several years, and I still get so down into it every time I hear it.
If you like artists from all walks of music because they create their own vein of music without fitting in an easy box ( e.g. B. Harper, Morcheeba, Sublime, M. Ndegeacelo, J. Buckley, GURU, Albert King, the Beatles and M. Davis), this will undoubtedly satisfy you. It took a few listening to grow on me, as I had other G. Love albums which sound a bit rawer.
Discovering G. Love is one of those rare times when you think: damn, I found an incredible artist with a new sound. A sound that's not just new, but simply feels so good you can't quite believe it. Perhaps playing everyday since childhood and growing up in a musical environment helped, but this is someone with immense raw talent.
The sound bites help, but are not sufficent to get a real feel for this sound. Hey G. Love, may you keep putting out this quality and variety for many years!
8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x8eabfcd8) out of 5 stars Cocktail Blues for the Po-Mo Set 10 Feb. 2002
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Audio CD
If you like to listen to popular music because it entertains you, rather than making some big artistic statement, then you will disregard all of the negative reviews of this disc and buy it. G. Love is one of a long line of white musicians that have strip-minined the blues for influences to produce a highly listenable bit of pop, al la early Elvis.
Unlike overly reverent preservationists like John Hammond Jr. and Eric Claption, G. Love's take on the blues is similar to the tongne-in-cheek mimicry of urban hipsters the John Spencer Blues Explosion. However, unlike the Blues Explosion' hybrid blaxploitation/trailer trash sound of discs like ACME and ORANGE, G. Love produces a sound that is softer, yet more beat driven, a sort of cocktail blues for the po-mo set.
I think that one of the charms of non-Southerners G. Love and John Spencer is that they are making the kinds of blues-influenced pop that Southern men used to make and seem unable to produce anymore.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
By S. E. Barry - Published on
Format: Audio CD
Who the hell is Roni Sarig and what is his problem? G-love and Special Sauce are one of the few musical acts out there who don't pump out the same MTV garbage on a regualr basis.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
By A Customer - Published on
Format: Audio CD
I'm a great fan of G.Love and absolutely loved his first album, and I suppose therefore my dissapointment in this one was the bigger. This just feels like a tired attempt to copy his own brilliance, having forgotten what that brilliance consisted of. Uninspired is the word that comes to mind. Alright, not all tunes are boring. "Sweet Sugar Mama" is actually in old brilliant G.Love-style, "Kiss and Tell" and "Tommorow Night" are ok, but that's about it. If you're going to buy one of G.Love's albums, don't buy this one. I'm happy to say, though, that his latest - "Yeah, it's that easy" is as good as the first album, although different in style and not as innovative
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x8d29a2a0) out of 5 stars More Folk Oriented, But Still Very Good 30 July 2003
By Blackberries - Published on
Format: Audio CD
The droll humor and wistful breeziness flaunted on G's first release is transformed into a more subdued, folk-oriented follow up album. After first listen, I didn't think much of this release, but it grew on me in time. The singles Sweet Sugar Mama and Kiss and Tell are equally enticing, but other tracks like the optimistic Leaving the City, the dreary Sometimes, and the brilliant, big band foray of Bye Bye Baby are the best songs, making up the foundation of the record. Although it's quite disparate from the band's other releases, Coast to Coast Motel is nearly paramount in quality to G's other releases, and it will definately start to rub off on you after a few listens.
Were these reviews helpful? Let us know

Customer Discussions

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?