Saturday, 20 May 2017

Sixties inspired Power Pop: The Red Button - She's About To Cross My Mind 2007 Flac

Here is the first The Red Button from 2007 and to me this is a little Power Pop masterpiece. I highly recommend it!

I will post the link for mp3  tomorrow.

The Red Button

Swirsky's album of pop songs, She's About to Cross My Mind recorded with Mike Ruekberg under the group name The Red Button, was released in February 2007. The first song from the CD, "Cruel Girl," charted No. 1 in Billboard Magazine as "Coolest Song In The World This Week" (July 22, 2007) on Little Steven's Underground Garage radio show. The song was chosen to be on The Coolest Songs in the World, Volume 4 CD on Wicked Cool Records in 2008. The Red Button has also been featured on The Loft's "In Spite Of All The Danger" program and on Sirius Radio's Idiot's Delight with Vin Scelsa.
On August 7, 2007, they gave their first performance at Spaceland in Los Angeles to a packed house, as part of David Bash's International Pop Overthrow pop music festival.
The CD was also ranked the "Top of the Pops - Overall Best of 2007" by
In a year-end poll of the top pop records of the year, She's About to Cross My Mind was ranked No. 1 (out of 125) by Absolute Powerpop. Pop music journalist and author of "Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide," John Borack, ranked "She's About to Cross My Mind" No. 1 in his Top 20 Best Albums of 2007. Pop journalist and International Pop Overthrow founder David Bash ranked the album No. 8 (out of 125) in his year-end 2007.
Another song from the album, Cruel Girl, was named the 2nd Best Song of 2007 by Popbang Radio.
A second album by The Red Button, entitled "As Far As Yesterday Goes," was released on June 21, 2011. It was voted No. 7 (out of 748 entries) in the 2011 year-end poll taken by readers of the online music group Audities.

The first single on "As Far As Yesterday Goes" -- Caught in the Middle—was named "The Coolest Song in the World" (for the week of July 11, 2011) on "Little Steven" Van Zandt's syndicated radio show The Underground Garage.
The song Picture from The Red Button's second album was nominated for Best Pop Song at the 2011 Hollywood Music and Media Awards in Los Angeles on November 17, 2011.
The Red Button was named to Music Connection Magazine’s 2011 Hot 100 Unsigned Artist list.(wiki)

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               Frank     Flac part1   &    Flac part2 

1 comment:

  1. To be honest I never heard about this band. Anxiously waiting for the mp3 to hear it. Thanks for sharing this amazing music! (And reposting the links I asked too)