Buying the albums sampled on “You Can All Join In”.
The notes in the CD insert were written by Chris Welch in London, England, in May 2005. He was, as I remember, a journalist with Melody Maker. They kick off like this:
“When a band makes its crucial first album, many factors can influence the outcome. Will it be the work of nervous novices or the culmination of a lifetime’s ambition by seasoned veterans? What will be the public reaction to all their hard work? How well they succeed can depend on such indefinable qualities as musical chemistry as well as artistic merit. That’s what “It’s All About”!