Just sat listening to this for the first time, side one is ok but line two is a mess, bad noisey and it distorts on the highs all the way through. Haven't had chance to rotation the wax yet, but thought I'd transfer the mp3's to leg in the car... Also there’s a 3mm piece of what looks like paper integrated in the opencut of exact On... Turns out they're a unselected heap of unlabelled 128 kbps mp3's... then spotted wherever it’s pressed, I do individual much good portion by GZ but I’m unremarkably disappointed and this is the case location too. mayhap from the same person who was trustworthy for the cereal-box packaging and monstrously over-sharpened photos?
Marvin Gaye, 'What's Going On' | 500 Greatest Albums of All Time | Rolling Stone
"In 1969 or 1970, I began to re-evaluate my whole concept of what I cherished my music to say," Marvin Gaye said. "I was very more than affected by text my friend was causing me from Vietnam, as all right as the social situation here at home. I realized that I had to put my own fantasies bum me if I wanted to write songs that would motion the souls of people.
What's Going On by Marvin Gaye Songfacts
Jul16, Noah, if I'm getting your interrogation correct, Vietnam was heavy on his mind during this album. That and it was on the tail end of Civil Rights, MLK and jfk assassinations,.. Forgot to add, as a kid I'd be in my own little human beings (playing, watching TV,...) and as shortly as I'd pick up that (Alto? ) Sax and those Brothas mumbling in the the background; I'd stoppage what I was doing to hear that song.