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"My Heart Became Attached":The Strange Journey of John Walker Lindh  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Feb. 22, 2016
"My Heart Became Attached":The Strange Journey of John Walker Lindh

"My Heart Became Attached": The Strange Journey of John Walker Lindh by Mark Kukis
English | 2003 | ISBN: 1574887599 | 220 Pages | PDF |1 MB

What would cause an otherwise intelligent, well-educated, and, by all accounts, privileged Californian to forgo an easy life in the United States to struggle for survival in a land of strife and mortal danger? With this question in mind, journalist Mark Kukis retraces the personal and spiritual evolution of the most reviled American traitor since Lee Harvey Oswald.

Family of Spies: Inside the John Walker Spy Ring  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by free4magazines at Dec. 7, 2014
Family of Spies: Inside the John Walker Spy Ring

Family of Spies: Inside the John Walker Spy Ring
Language: English | EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B007JIGZDM | 2012 | 465 pages | 0.7 MB / 1 MB

On the night of May 19, 1985, John Walker, Jr. deposited documents containing 129 stolen naval secrets wrapped in a plastic bag at an isolated KGB dead drop near Poolesville, Maryland. Then he drove on to another designated drop point to pick up the bundle of cash, more than $200,000, that was to be his payment. There was nothing there. Disturbed, Walker went back to retrieve the plastic bag. It was gone. He reluctantly returned to his Rockville motel room, convinced he had at last been discovered by the FBI - but when there was no effort to stop or arrest him, it seemed likelier that the Russians had simply screwed up. In his nearly twenty years of treason, of spying for the USSR, this had happened twice before.
Scott Walker - Scott: The Collection 1967-1970 (2013) {5CD Box Set Mercury-Universal SWCD196770}

Scott Walker - Scott: The Collection 1967-1970 (2013) {5CD Box Set Mercury-Universal SWCD196770}
XLD rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 1.01 Gb | MP3 @320 -> 458 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 235 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2013 Mercury / Universal | SWCD196770
Pop / Baroque Pop / Ballad / Vocal / Soft Rock

UK five CD box set containing digitally remastered editions of five classic Scott Walker albums released between 1967 and 1970 housed in a hardback, lift-off lid, box. New, extensive sleeve notes on each album plus rare photos. In 1967, a 24 year old Scott Walker stepped out from his role as lead vocalist with the Walker Brothers to produce his debut solo album simply titled Scott to much critical acclaim and chart success. This was to be the start of a vision of an artist set apart from his pop-balladeer teen idol image who went on to become a most enigmatic and revered male vocalist, singer/songwriter, composer, producer and a true creative force.

The Walker Brothers - The Singles + (2000)  Music

Posted by TmanHome at April 7, 2016
The Walker Brothers - The Singles + (2000)

The Walker Brothers - The Singles + (2000)
Pop Rock, Brit Pop, Blue-Eyed Soul | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 142 min | 355 MB
Label: BR Music | Rel: 2000

As with other releases in this series, BR Music stretches matters a bit to fill two CDs with single tracks by the Walker Brothers, reaching out to various international discographies, and to the Walkers' solo stuff to come up with the 45 songs so this is a chance to take in the John Walker solo renditions of songs such as "I'll Be Your Baby Tonight" and "Kentucky Woman," and Gary Walker & the Rain's version of "Spooky." Forty-five songs may seem like overkill on the American side of the Atlantic for an act like the Walkers, who never really had that much impact. On the other hand, the Walker Brothers, either as a trio or as solo artists, were primarily a singles act (the trio only released six original albums across the 13 years of their history), so singles are the way to go in terms of an overview of their work. The latter extends to their mid-'70s reunion, making this double CD the most comprehensive look at the three singers' work. The audio quality is excellent and by advancing across the A- and B-sides, one gets a somewhat wider picture of their work and their sound than a hits compilation would offer.

ohn Walker's Passage (Canadian Cinema, Book 9)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 8, 2014
ohn Walker's Passage (Canadian Cinema, Book 9)

John Walker's Passage (Canadian Cinema, Book 9) by Darrell Varga
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1442614196 , 144264608X | 152 pages | PDF | 1 MB

John Walker is one of Canada's most prolific and important documentary filmmakers and is known for his many thoughtful, personally inflected films. His masterwork, Passage, centres on Sir John Franklin's failed expedition to find the final link of the Northwest Passage connecting the Atlantic and Pacific oceans through the Canadian Arctic.

The Walker Brothers - Everything Under The Sun (2006) RE-UPLOAD  Music

Posted by Designol at May 30, 2011
The Walker Brothers - Everything Under The Sun (2006) RE-UPLOAD

The Walker Brothers - Everything Under The Sun (2006) The Complete Recordings 5 CD Box Set
EAC | FLAC | Image (Cue+Log) ~ 2.26 Gb (incl 5%) | Mp3 (CBR 320) ~ 893 Mb (incl 5%) | Full Scans PNG ~ 890 Mb or JPG ~ 270 Mb
Genre: Contemporary Pop, British Invasion, Soft Rock, Pop Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul | Label: Universal | # 983 984-4 | Time: 06:16:25

Five CD box set containing every studio recording that this American trio released during their '60s heyday and their short-lived '70s reunion plus alternatve versions, etc. Although Scott Engel, Gary Leeds and John Maus were not actually brothers, they achieved enormous success in England and Europe and are now considered to be one of the most influential musical forces of their time. The 115 songs include 'The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore', 'Make It Easy On Yourself', 'There Goes My Baby', 'Doin' The Jerk', 'Everything's Gonna Be Alright' and many many more.

The Walker Brothers - Nite Flights (GTO 1978) 24-bit/96kHz Vinyl Rip  Vinyl & HR

Posted by son-of-albion at March 22, 2011
The Walker Brothers - Nite Flights (GTO 1978) 24-bit/96kHz Vinyl Rip

The Walker Brothers - Nite Flights (1978)
Vinyl rip @ 24/96 | FLAC | Artwork | 795MB
Rapidshare | Rock | 1978 UK LP | GTO GTLP 033

On Nite Flights, Scott Walker finally realized that he had more to offer than another Kris Kristofferson outtake. As a writer, he had been all but silent since the late 1960s, when his peculiarly twisted post-pop visions sent solo album after solo album hurtling into a commercial void. Now, however, he was reaching back into that abyss, and emerged with four songs – "Nite Flights," "The Electrician," "Shutout," and "Fat Mama Kick" – which not only realigned his entire future career, they also twisted the on-going landscape of rock music itself….
Enternational Contemporary Ensemble, Lawrence String Quartet - John Adams: Son Of Chamber Symphony & String Quartet (2011)

Enternational Contemporary Ensemble, Lawrence String Quartet - John Adams: Son Of Chamber Symphony & String Quartet (2011)
EAC | FLAC (image+.cue, log) | Covers + Digital Booklet | 54:00 | 290 MB
Genre: Classical | Label: Nonesuch | Catalog: 523014-2

In terms of the scale of his compositions, John Adams' career is somewhat anomalous for a contemporary composer. While the usual pattern tends to be for a composer to begin a career writing smaller pieces (which have a far likelier chance of being performed) and then expanding to larger forms as his or her reputation grows, Adams (with very few exceptions) was writing large-scale operas and orchestral and choral works starting in the early '80s and didn't begin devoting himself to chamber music with any regularity until the mid-'90s.
John's Children - A Strange Affair (The Sixties Recordings) [1966-1970] (2013)

John's Children - A Strange Affair (The Sixties Recordings) [1966-1970] (2013)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue+log) - 787 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 348 MB | Covers (10 MB) included
Genre: Psychedelic Rock | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Cherry Red Records (CRSEG027D)

John’s Children were the quintessential cult 60s Mod/Psych band, controversial, sharply dressed and subsequently the stuff of legend. The band were fronted by Andy Ellison (later with Jet and Radio Stars) and boasted Marc Bolan within their ranks during their short life. "A Strange Affair" - for the first time - boasts the entire John’s Children output between 1966 and 1970…

John Carpenter - Anthology (Movie Themes 1974-1998) (2017)  Music

Posted by delpotro at Nov. 18, 2017
John Carpenter - Anthology (Movie Themes 1974-1998) (2017)

John Carpenter - Anthology (Movie Themes 1974-1998) (2017)
EAC Rip | FLAC 9tracks+log+.cue) | 00:42:34 | 228 Mb
Electronic, Ambient, Rock, Soundtrack | Label: Sacred Bones Records

John Carpenter is a legend. As the director and composer behind dozens of classic movies, Carpenter has established a reputation as one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of modern cinema, as well as one of its most influential musicians. The minimal, synthesizer-driven themes to films like Halloween, Escape From New York, and Assault on Precinct 13 are as indelible as their images, and their timelessness was evident as Carpenter performed them live in a string of internationally sold-out concert dates in 2016. Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998 collects 13 classic themes from Carpenter’s illustrious career together on one volume for the first time. Each theme has been newly recorded with the same collaborators that Carpenter worked with on his hit Lost Themes studio albums: his son, Cody Carpenter, and godson, Daniel Davies.