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King Crimson

3-13-13          Where does King Crimson derive it’s musical roots? Happy birthday, Neil Sedaka (born 1939).  On 3/13/65 The Rolling Stones 45 “The Last Time” charts at No. 1 in England. So, how do we arrive at King Crimson?  More specifically, … Continue reading

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King Crimson video

1-9-13             King Crimson video On 1/9/65, the LP “Beatles ‘65” by The Beatles charted at No. 1 in the US.  On 1/9/74 the Mud 45 “Tiger Feet” charts at No. 1 in England.  Happy birthday, Joan Baez! (Born 1941).  Jimmy … Continue reading

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Now Playing

Recently got the 40th Anniversary edition of King Crimson “Larks’ Tongues In Aspic” – I listened to some of it last night and was impressed.  It always did sound good, but…whole ‘nother level, this time!  It’s like you’re sitting in … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days)

7-26-12          Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days) Film maker Stanley Kubrick born 1928, Mick Jagger born 1943; I like both; 7-26-80 Magazine “Sweetheart Contract” 45 charts at No. 54 in England. From issue #153 (August 2012) of Strange Days magazine in … Continue reading

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Progressive Rock Coffee Cups

King Crimson In The Court / Poseidon / Lizard (mugs) The first three King Crimson covers beautifully represented on high quality bone china mugs. Pre-order now for 28th May shipping. Jethro Tull Assorted Mugs (mugs) You have the albums and … Continue reading

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June, 1973

12-6-11 June, 1973 I do not remember how I found about it, but my Dad got me tickets for a King Crimson concert at the Long Beach Municipal Auditorium (long since demolished, in favor of the huge Long Beach Arena, … Continue reading

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King Crimson

2-24-11 King Crimson Just sticking to the somewhat recently released CD’s and / or DVD’s… CDx2 COLLECTABLE KING CRIMSON, Vol. 1                                                     DGM US                DGM 5001 2006 19 TRKS (’74 recordings) Live CDx5 EPITAPH – Vols. 1 – 4 (5CD boxed … Continue reading

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Robert Fripp

1-3-11 Robert Fripp We begin 2011 with Robert Fripp – still alive as of this writing, aged 64. 7″                  DISLOCATED / 1984 (JANUARY 13th – MAY 16th) (PS)     EG UK                     EGEDS 2 1981 2 TRKS with pic sleeve LP                EXPOSURE                                                                                … Continue reading

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King Crimson

11-18-10 King Crimson KING CRIMSON – In The Court of The Crimson King KING CRIMSON – In The Wake of Poseidon KING CRIMSON – Lizard KING CRIMSON – Islands Buy the 40th anniversary 2CD sets of these four titles!  Amazing … Continue reading

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Strange Days Magazine – List #1

11-15-10 Strange Days Magazine – List #1 http://www.minilps.net/best-of-list/strange-days-magazine-list-001 This is a special list of which are the best Japanese mini-LP CD’s from 1967 – 1971.  I own a surprising amount of these in this format!  I really started buying them … Continue reading

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