Category Archives: Japan

Blu Spec CD2

5-22-13          Blu Spec CD2 (BSCD2) 5/22/82 Madness “House of Fun” 45 is No. 1 in England. http://www.blu-speccd2.jp (sorry, Japanese only!) I recently obtained some Blue Spec CD2 format CD’s from Japan.  These are Blu-ray discs that will play in US … Continue reading

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More Japanese Jazz CD’s

5-20-13          More Japanese Jazz CD’s! On 5/20/67 Arthur Conley 45 “Sweet Soul Music” is No. 7 in England.  On 5/20/72 the Lindisfarne 45 “Lady Eleanor” charts at No. 3, when it gets re-issued.  On 5/19/79 Tubeway Army / Gary Numan … Continue reading

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Up To Date?

3-25-13          Up to date March 24th:  Happy birthday, Mike Kellie (Spooky Tooth), born 1947.  On 3/25/72, the LP “Fog On The Tyne” by Lindisfarne was No. 1 in England.  Happy birthday, Nick Lowe!  (Born 1949). Trying to keep up to … Continue reading

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San Diego, CA

3-21-13          San Diego, CA 3/22:  Happy birthday, Wally Badarou! (Born 1955)  3/24: Happy birthday, Holger Czukay! (Born 1938)  On 3/21/64 The Applejacks 45 “Tell Me When” charts at No. 7 in England.  On 3/23/68 The Beatles 45 “Lady Madonna” charts … Continue reading

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Japanese Jazz Cd’s

3-4-2013                Japanese Jazz CD’s Nippon Columbia Records in Japan has been issuing some really obscure stuff on CD lately.  Their newest series is called “Dig Deep Columbia”, and it’s mostly Japanese jazz artists…but not entirely. This is the current series: … Continue reading

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Magical Mystery Tour / Record Collector Magazine

Now in 5.1 on DVD!

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Nick Kent’s List

6-13-12                     Nick Kent’s List Needless to say, My friend Nick Kent likes electronic musique and Japanese music! Here’s Nick’s list! Popol Vuh – Hosianna Mantra Edgar Froese – Epsilon in Malaysian Pale (aka “Ypsilon In Malaysian Pale”) Vangelis – L’Apocalypse … Continue reading

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