Tag Archives: California

Santa Barbara weekend

D & I went to Santa Barbara, CA over the weekend.  The best store there is Warbler Records on De La Guerra St.  Found the following there; all were inexpensive, except the Ginger Baker: BAKER, GINGER – AT HIS BEST, … 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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January 2013 etc.

1-23-13          January 2013 On 1/23/71 Badfinger 45 “No Matter What” charts at No. 5 in England.  On 1/23/82 XTC 45 “Senses Working Overtime” charts at No. 10 in England.       Happy birthday, Robin Zander (of Cheap Trick), born 1953. Regular readers … Continue reading

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Billboard Magazine etc.

Just the other day, I read a Billboard Magazine cover to cover in a San Fernando Valley bookstore.  Was it my imagination, or did it have WAY TOO MANY charts to be believed?  Has everyone / everything been given it’s … 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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