Category Archives: SA-CD

3-28-13 BS&T

3-28-13   Happy birthday, Rufus Thomas!  (Born 1917).  On 3/28/64 The Beatles 45 “Can’t Buy Me Love” charts at No. 1 in England.  On 3/30/85 Godley & Crème 45 “Cry” charts at No. 19 in England.  On 3/29/69, the self-titled … Continue reading

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The Last Waltz

3-26-13          “The Last Waltz” On 3/26/66 the Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich 45 “Hold Tight” charts at No. 4 in England.  Also on 3/26/66 the Bob Lind 45 “Elusive Butterfly” charts at No. 5 in England.  Noel Coward … Continue reading

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The Doors re-mastered

1-28-13          The Doors re-masters January 27th:  Happy birthday, Nick Mason (of The Pink Floyd), born 1945.  On 1/27/73 The Sweet “Blockbuster” 45 and Slade “Slayed?” LP were No. 1 in England; on 1/28/78 Fleetwood Mac “Rumours” LP was No. 1 … Continue reading

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Next Month

Hi there,I am preparing to write most of next month’s blogs at present – i think the topic will be ‘formats’. 7″, 12″, LP, Cassette, 8-track, Reel-to-reel, VHS, Beta, Laser disc, DVD, SA-CD, DAT, DCC etc.  

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10cc – The Original Soundtrack

10-23-12        10cc – The Original Soundtrack Boozoo Chavis born 1930, Dwight Yoakum born 1956. Having been a neophyte progressive rock devotee, I “missed” 10cc the first time around.  I read about them, saw their records in the bins; I never … Continue reading

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SA-CD Advertisement, 2003

SA-CD 2003 advertisement from Virgin Records in Stereophile magazine: I have all of these discs; top two are stereo only, bottom two are 5.1 audio on SA-CD.  Of course, I bought them in the after-market, and not when Virgin Records … Continue reading

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You Own Two Of Those on CD?

10-17-12        You Own Two Of Those on CD? Ziggy Marley born 1968, Wyclef Jean born 1972. Why would anybody own two of the same CD, when both versions have the same tracks?  Believe me…I’ve thought about it! CAN – Landed … Continue reading

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Classical Music on SA-CD

I recently bought some classical SA-CD’s at a swap meet (for a very good price), and this is the one that really stands out for me.  It’s 2 pianists in 5.1 audio and the sound is natural, and mighty.  I … Continue reading

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The Rush To Expensive Product

9-19-12          The Rush to Expensive Product Producer Daniel Lanois born 1951, producer Nile Rodgers born 1952; on 9-19-70 The Rolling Stones “Get Your Ya-Ya’s Out” Live LP was the No. 1 LP in England. When I got my first SA-CD … Continue reading

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The Who – “Who’s Next”

9-18-12          The Who – “Who’s Next” Annette Funicello co-star Frankie Avalon born 1940; on 9-18-71 The Who “Who’s Next” LP was No. 1 in England.  On 9-16-72 Rod Stewart “Never A Dull Moment” LP was No. 1 in England.  On … Continue reading

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