Tag Archives: 2011

Mute Records sampler “Vorwarts”

6-18-13          Mute Records sampler On 6/18/66 The Beatles 45 “Paperback Writer” charts at No. 1 in England.  Also on 6/18/66 The Kinks 45 “Sunny Afternoon” charts at No. 1 – a good summer record. I recently got a Mute Records … Continue reading

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Scritti Politti – “Absolute” (2011 Collection)

8-22-12          Scritti Politti – “Absolute” (2011 Collection) John Lee Hooker born 1917, singer Dale Hawkins born 1936; on 8-22-70 The Moody Blues “A Question of Balance” LP was No. 1 in England. When I was looking in a different direction, … Continue reading

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End / Beginning of Year Music Purchases

All of this used / inexpensive, most with a “credit slip”, as I traded in a ton of stuff. The most desired item here is the 2011 Lol Coxhill / Alex Ward CD.  Most expensive was the Jethro Tull box … Continue reading

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Michael Garrick

Michael Garrick (1933 – 2011) I just found out about his death.  I really like his playing with the Don Rendell / Ian Carr Quintet, circa ’65 – ’69.  An amazing pianist.

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Record Store Day

Last night, Joe Castle & I went out to Rhino Records Claremont for Record Store Day, as they opened their doors at midnight! We waited in line with the young people, and I got: JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE – Fire 7″ … Continue reading

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Spring Break Playlist

4-7-11 Thursday – On Spring Break this week.  Already been to San Diego and the “flower fields” – yesterday, I finally got around to playing some of the vinyl that had been building up since roughly Christmas!  So, with one … Continue reading

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Record Stores in the L.A. Area, 2011

3-16-11 L.A. Area Record Stores, 2011 The pickins are gettin’ slim for what record stores are left in Los Angeles.  Lots of cruddy ones have closed, and only a handful of new stores have come along to take their place. … Continue reading

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