Category Archives: ANIMATION SPIN

“Fantasia” on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
January 20, 2015 posted by Greg Ehrbar

“Fantasia” on Records

In the 75 years since its release, Walt Disney’s animation landmark continues to astonish for its ambitious creativity just as its soundtrack continues to enthrall for its power and splendor….

Hanna-Barbera’s “Atom Ant” Records
ANIMATION SPIN
January 13, 2015 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Hanna-Barbera’s “Atom Ant” Records

Atom Ant takes on giant ants from outer space before offering his personal views on diet and fitness for those who over-indulged a bit during the 1964 holiday season. Hanna-Barbara…

New Year’s Party with Bozo
ANIMATION SPIN
December 30, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

New Year’s Party with Bozo

Leave it to our “ol’ pal Bozo the Clown” to do an album with a New Year’s theme as well as Christmas. And like Oprah, Bozo endeavors to “teach us…

Rankin/Bass “Rudolph” on Records
ANIMATION SPIN
December 9, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Rankin/Bass “Rudolph” on Records

In the wake of the 50th anniversary of the landmark stop-motion animated TV musical, here is a look at the holiday soundtrack that’ll go down in history. Rankin/Bass Present RUDOLPH,…

Remembering Walt During His Birthday Week
ANIMATION SPIN
December 2, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Remembering Walt During His Birthday Week

With Walt Disney’s birthday on Friday Dec. 5th, let’s celebrate this week with an album that paid tribute to both the past (Walt’s career) and the future (Walt’s hope –…

Mickey Mouse: “This is My Life” (1971)
ANIMATION SPIN
November 18, 2014 posted by Greg Ehrbar

Mickey Mouse: “This is My Life” (1971)

Mickey did an in-depth interview for a most unique Disney album that tied into a Theme Park attraction, though not quite thoroughly enough. MICKEY MOUSE: THIS IS MY LIFE Disneyland…