Category Archives: ANIMATION SPIN

When Smurfs Ruled Record Stores
ANIMATION SPIN
April 18, 2017 posted by Greg Ehrbar

When Smurfs Ruled Record Stores

A dive into the first wave of Smurf albums to hit the U.S. when Hanna-Barbera’s series debuted – and the soundtrack to Belvision’s 1975 Animated Smurfeature.

Jiminy Cricket on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
March 7, 2017 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Jiminy Cricket on Records

A look at two records by one of the most popular stars of Broadway, Hollywood and the early record industry, in the signature cartoon role he first voiced in Pinocchio.

The Year Archie Rocked the World
ANIMATION SPIN
February 21, 2017 posted by Greg Ehrbar

The Year Archie Rocked the World

Few creative entities enjoyed the phenomenal success that the Archie gang enjoyed in 1969, when they topped TV ratings and even beat The Beatles on the charts.