Monthly Archives: March 2012

Pygmy Hippo

6 days old, weighed 11 lbs. at birth; lives in South Africa.  His name is Harry. Advertisements

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The Hippie Record Store – Part 2

3-29-12          The Hippie Record Store – Part 2 Singer Astrud Gilberto born 1940, Jane’s Addiction guy Perry Farrell born 1959; F > M. Employees sometimes got to make “displays” for new releases – you could call the representative (“Rep”) of … Continue reading

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The Hippie Record Store – Part 1

3-28-12          The Hippie Record Store – Part 1 Plasmatics’ singer Wendy O. Williams born 1949, Lady Gaga born 1986; I doubt I own music by either, but I met Wendy O., once! As an 17-year-old in early summer 1976, I … Continue reading

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Alice Cooper

3-27-12          Alice Cooper Singer Sarah Vaughn born 1924, film maker Quentin Tarantino born 1963; I own a Sarah Vaughn CD (“Millennium Collection”). I was never a giant Alice Cooper fan, but recently, I did re-buy 4 of his better albums … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Phonolog)

3-26-12                     Time Machine 1972 Phonolog Reports – New Releases Week of March 27, 1972 Caught my eye: TEN YEARS AFTER – Alvin Lee & Company (Deram XDES 18064) (LP) VARIOUS ARTISTS – Big Sur Festival (Columbia KC-31138) (LP) CREAM – … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days)

3-22-12          Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days) Songwriter Andrew Lloyd Webber born 1948 – well, I did like “Jesus Christ Superstar”. Another month of releases from Strange Days Magazine in Japan!  This is their choice for February, 1972. Neil Young “Harvest … Continue reading

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Tubby Hayes

3-21-12          Listening to something new…Tubby Hayes! Soul singer Solomon Burke born 1936, Johann Sebastian Bach born 1685; R&B. It’s not everyday that I get to hear something entirely new to me.  One such wonderful record that I recently got a … Continue reading

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