|By Songstress61 (188.8.131.52) on Friday, March 19, 2004 - 03:22 am:|
I think I remember that the late great singer Glenn Goins had a brother named Kevin Goins. Am I correct on this and is this you?
If true and if I am also not mistaken both of you were involved with the group Quazar?
Glenn was an unbelievable vocalist truly...
|By Livonia Ken (184.108.40.206) on Friday, March 19, 2004 - 09:42 am:|
I'm not either Kevin Goins, but I know that he's not that Kevin Goins. That being said, somebody needs to reissue the Quazar album on a reasonably priced legit CD!
|By Tim D (220.127.116.11) on Friday, March 19, 2004 - 09:49 am:|
Kev...Am trying go get in touch with Leo Sacks...can you help me?
|By KevGo (18.104.22.168) on Tuesday, March 23, 2004 - 12:14 pm:|
Ken is right....I'm the Kevin Goins who writes the liner notes and produces compilations. I'm not related to Glen.
Kevin Goins - KevGo
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (22.214.171.124) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 05:49 pm:|
I'M CONFUSED.......Maybe I'm wrong here, but I thought that Ken was a female (hence the first name LIVONIA-pretty name)? So KevGo what you're saying is that Livonia Ken is a GUY? If I am wrong, please don't shoot me or be offended or both, but please correct me. I'm just being curious.
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (126.96.36.199) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 05:54 pm:|
Since you mentioned that you have written liner notes and produced compilations, please list me some of the work you did. Whenever I buy a CD, I always look at the liner notes and production credits. It always gives me an insight on the project and the stories behind the music. I am sure you do a great job with those kinds of projects because of your vast knowlege of music and relationships with the artists we listen to and love.
|By Livonia (188.8.131.52) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 06:00 pm:|
The rumors of my femininity are greatly exaggerated. Friends and family have gone so far as to describe me as "man-ish". Livonia is the boring suburb west of Detroit that I call home. I believe it derives from the Latin for "flat concrete with lots of strip malls". I live with my wife and two daughters, so maybe you are picking up a vibe from my testosterone-deficient environment.
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (184.108.40.206) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 06:41 pm:|
OOOPS! MY BAD, KEN! Pretty name for your suburb, though.
|By KevGo (220.127.116.11) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 06:58 pm:|
Wow...where do I begin!
Here are a few CDs that contain my liner note work, followed by the label & the year:
Earth Wind & Fire Greatest Hits (Columbia 1998)
Brunswick Years Vol. 1 (Brunswick 1995)
Chi-lites Greatest Hits (Brunswick 1998)
Willie Tee "Teasin' You" (Night Train International 2002)
Sam & the Soul Machine "P'ok Bones & Rice" (Funky Delicacies 2002)
Joe Barry "I'm A Fool To Care - The Collection" (Night Train International 1999)
Andre Williams "Rib Tips & Pig Snoots" (Soul-Tay-Shus 2000)
Andre Williams & Velvet Hammer "Whip Your Booty!" (Soul-Tay-Shus 2001)
The following CDs I co-produced:
The Greatest Hits Of Jackie Wilson (Brunswick 1998)
The Cover Girls Greatest Hits (Mars Entertainment 1998)
Joe Hunter - "The Hawk" (Soul-Tay-Shus - to be released by May 2004)
I also served as production coordinator for Brunswick's Original Soul Classics reissue series in addition to helping out my fellow reissue producers at other labels with contact information and research.
Kevin Goins - KevGo
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (18.104.22.168) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 04:52 pm:|
EWF's Greatest Hits is the CD I've been trying to get my hands on the longest, but I will definitely cop a copy this year, trust! And you did some work for Brunswick also, which is great! When I check them out, I will give you my feedback (positive, of course) on your work, especially EWF. Thanx!
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